COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Tuesday, October 5, 2021

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL
Confirmed Cases 98 85,261
SEX CLASSIFICATION    
Females 52 48,491
Males 46 36,767
Under Investigation 0 3
AGE RANGE 11 months to 99 years 1 day to 108 years
     
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES    
Clarendon 4 4,553
Hanover 5 2,766
Kingston & St. Andrew 30 21,103
Manchester 2 5,729
Portland 0 2,338
St. Ann 6 6,317
St. Catherine 18 15,631
St. Elizabeth 1 3,883
St. James 10 8,408
St. Mary 5 2,765
St. Thomas 3 3,624
Trelawny 8 3,174
Westmoreland 6 4,970
     
     
     
COVID-19 TESTING    
Type of Tests PCR Antigen Tests from Public Facilities

 

Antigen Tests from Private Facilities TOTAL
POSITIVES Today

 

74 19 5 98
Cumulative POSITIVES

 

75,157 6,309 3,795 85,261
NEGATIVE today

 

461 All negatives are included in PCR tests 158 619
Cumulative NEGATIVES

 

343,056 181,410 524,466
TOTAL TESTS TODAY

 

535 19 163 717
TOTAL TESTS CUMULATIVE

 

418,213 6,309 185,205 609,727
Positivity Rate[1] 16.8%    
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS    
Deaths 7* 1,943
Coincidental Deaths 0 179
Deaths under investigation 8 317
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES    
Recovered 122 53,660
Active Cases  29,070  
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT    
Number in Facility Quarantine 19  
Number in Home Quarantine 36,088  
     
HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT    
Number Hospitalized 507  
Patients Moderately Ill 107  
Patients Severely Ill 67  
Patients Critically Ill 34  
NON-HOSPITAL ISOLATION    
Step Down Facilities 0  
State Facilities 1  
Home 28,449  
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES    
Contact of a Confirmed Case 0 3,084
Imported 0 1,268
Local Transmission (Not Epi Linked) 0 3,615
Under Investigation 98 77,058
Workplace Cluster 0 236
           

 

*COVID-19 RELATED DEATHS (September 7-October 3, 2021)

  • A 67 year old male from St. Elizabeth
  • A 59 year old male from St. Elizabeth
  • A 70 year old female from St. Elizabeth
  • A 72 year old female from St. Elizabeth
  • A 61 year old male from Kingston & St. Andrew
  • An 85 year old male from Kingston & St. Andrew
  • A 92 year old female from St. Ann

[1] Based on data for RT-PCR and Public Sector COVID Rapid Antigen Testing