COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Wednesday, March 31, 2021

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL  NOTES
Confirmed Cases 306 39,543  
SEX CLASSIFICATION      
Females 154 22,200  
Males 146 17,334  
Under Investigation 6 9  
AGE RANGE 4 months to 98 years 1 day to 108 years  
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES      
Clarendon 16 2,211  
Hanover 4 1,118  
KSA 129 11,285  
Manchester 3 2,361  
Portland 0 1,277  
St. Ann 8 2,443  
St. Catherine 88 7,787  
St. Elizabeth 4 1,519  
St. James 22 3,904  
St. Mary 3 1,129  
St. Thomas 7 1,493  
Trelawny 3 1,402  
Westmoreland 19 1,614  
 COVID-19 TESTING      
Type of Tests PCR Antigen Tests from Public Facilities Antigen Tests from Private Facilities TOTAL
POSITIVES Today 236 22 48 306
Cumulative POSITIVES 36,467 1,258 1,818 39,543
NEGATIVE Today 599 All negatives are included in PCR tests 288 887
Cumulative NEGATIVES 208,662 35,387 244,049
TOTAL TESTS TODAY 835 22 336 1,193
TOTAL TESTS CUMULATIVE 245,129 1,258 37,205 283,592
Positivity Rate 30.1%    
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS 24 HRS OVERALL  NOTES
Deaths 3* 599 – a 76 year old female from St. James;

– a 30 year old female from Portland; and

– a 33 year old female from St James.

*The death of the 33 year old female was previously under investigation.

Coincidental Deaths 1 100  
Deaths under investigation 5 83  
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES      
Recovered 127 17,725  
Active Cases 306 20,950  
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT      
Number in Facility Quarantine 10    
Number in Home Quarantine 25,423    
HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT      
Number Hospitalised 429    
Patients Moderately Ill 35    
Patients Critically Ill 52    
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES      
Imported 3 790  
Local Transmission (Not Epidemiologically linked) 0 1,555  
Contacts of Confirmed Cases 0 2,216  
Cases Related to the St. Catherine Workplace Cluster 0 236  
Under Investigation 306 34,746