COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Wednesday, October 6, 2021

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL
Confirmed Cases 214 85,475
SEX CLASSIFICATION    
Females 125 48,616
Males 89 36,856
Under Investigation 0 3
AGE RANGE 79 days to 92 years 1 day to 108 years
     
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES    
Clarendon 27 4,580
Hanover 6 2,772
Kingston & St. Andrew 53 21,156
Manchester 24 5,752
Portland 4 2,342
St. Ann 4 6,321
St. Catherine 55 15,685
St. Elizabeth 24 3,909
St. James 5 8,413
St. Mary 4 2,769
St. Thomas 2 3,626
Trelawny 3 3,177
Westmoreland 3 4,973
     
     
     
COVID-19 TESTING    
Type of Tests PCR Antigen Tests from Public Facilities

 

Antigen Tests from Private Facilities TOTAL
POSITIVES Today

 

191 11 12 214
Cumulative POSITIVES

 

75,348 6,320 3,807 85,475
NEGATIVE today

 

937 All negatives are included in PCR tests 319 1,256
Cumulative NEGATIVES

 

343,993 181,729 525,722
TOTAL TESTS TODAY

 

1,128 11 331 1,470
TOTAL TESTS CUMULATIVE

 

419,341 6,320 185,536 611,197
Positivity Rate[1]  17.7%    
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS    
Deaths 21* 1,964
Coincidental Deaths 0 179
Deaths under investigation 2 318
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES    
Recovered 130 53,790
Active Cases 29,132  
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT    
Number in Facility Quarantine 17  
Number in Home Quarantine 35,589  
     
HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT    
Number Hospitalized 460  
Patients Moderately Ill 118  
Patients Severely Ill 65  
Patients Critically Ill 38  
NON-HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT    
Step Down Facilities 0  
State Facilities  1  
Home 28,657  
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES    
Contact of a Confirmed Case 2 3,086
Imported 1 1,269
Local Transmission (Not Epi Linked) 0 3,839
Under Investigation 211 77,045
Workplace Cluster 0 236
           

 

*COVID-19 RELATED DEATHS (September 2 to October 4, 2021)

  • A 78-year- old female from Trelawny
  • A 72- year- old female from Trelawny
  • A 58 -year -old female from Trelawny
  • An 80- year- old female from Trelawny
  • A 79 -year- old female from Trelawny
  • A 33 -year -old male from Trelawny
  • A 101 -year -old male from Trelawny
  • A 67- year -old male from St Trelawny
  • A 38 -year- old male from St. Elizabeth
  • A 75- year -old male from St. Elizabeth
  • A 57 -year -old female from St. Elizabeth
  • An 88- year- old male from St. Elizabeth
  • A 76 -year- old female from St. Elizabeth, whose death was previously under investigation
  • An 85- year -old male from St. Elizabeth
  • A 90 -year- old female from St. Elizabeth
  • An 86-year-old male from Kingston & St. Andrew
  • A 61-year-old female from Kingston & St. Andrew
  • An 82-year-old female from St. Catherine
  • An 86-year-old female from St. Catherine
  • An 80-year-old female from St. Ann
  • A 55-year-old female from St. Ann

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