COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Wednesday, May 5, 2021

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL
Confirmed Cases 144 46,338
SEX CLASSIFICATION    
Females 79 25,935
Males 65 20,400
Under Investigation 0 3
AGE RANGE 1 day to 95 years 1 day to 108 years
   

 

 
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES    
Clarendon 9 2,546
Hanover 7 1,238
Kingston & St. Andrew 21 13,120
Manchester 14 2,794
Portland 10 1,504
St. Ann 12 2,961
St. Catherine 17 9,101
St. Elizabeth 13 1,851
St. James 21 4,415
St. Mary 4 1,456
St. Thomas 1 1,825
Trelawny 7 1,596
 

Westmoreland

8 1,931
     
COVID-19 TESTING    
Type of Tests PCR Antigen Tests from Public Facilities

 

Antigen Tests from Private Facilities TOTAL
POSITIVES Today

 

110 31 3 144
Cumulative POSITIVES

 

42,382 1,636 2,320 46,338
NEGATIVE today

 

614 All negatives are included in PCR tests 365 979
Cumulative NEGATIVES

 

230,785 61,769 292,554
TOTAL TESTS TODAY

 

724 31 368 1,123
TOTAL TESTS CUMULATIVE

 

273,167 1,636 64,089 338,892
Positivity Rate

 

18.7%    
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS    
Deaths

 

 4*

 

798
Coincidental Deaths

 

0 120
Deaths under investigation 0 132
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES    
 

Recovered

114 21,893
 

Active Cases

 

23,305  
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT    
Number in Facility Quarantine

 

5  
Number in Home Quarantine

 

24,132  
HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT    
Number Hospitalised

 

227  
Patients Moderately Ill

 

12  
 

Patients Critically Ill

21  
NON-HOSPITAL ISOLATION    
Step Down Facilities 0  
State Facilities 1  
Home 23,065  
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES    
Contact of a Confirmed Case 0 2,490
Imported 3 914
Local Transmission (Not Epi Linked) 1 2,130
Under Investigation 140 40,568
Workplace Cluster 0 236
           

 

*DEATHS

  • An 84-year-old Female from Kingston & St. Andrew
  • A 95-year-old Female from Kingston & St. Andrew
  • A 63-year-old Female from Manchester
  • A 95-year-old Male from Clarendon whose death was previously under investigation