COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Wednesday, October 7, 2020

 

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL
Confirmed Cases 82 7,273
SEX CLASSIFICATION    
Males 32 3,274
Females 50 3,979
Under Investigation 0 20
AGE RANGE 3 years  to 96 years  

1 day to 104 years

 

     
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES    
Clarendon 3 395
Hanover 0 71
Kingston & St. Andrew 22 2,730
Manchester 5 308
Portland 1 282
St. Ann 3 292
St. Catherine 10 1,661
St. Elizabeth 7 197
St. James 24 568
St. Mary 1 178
St. Thomas 1 367
Trelawny 2 86
Westmoreland 3 138
COVID-19 TESTING      
Samples Tested

 

547 82,958
Discharge samples tested in the last 24 hours

 

2  
Results Positive

 

82 7,273
Results Negative

 

465 75,624
Results Pending

 

0 61
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS)    
Deaths

 

2* 128

 

Coincidental Deaths 1 10
Deaths under investigation 0 14
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES    
Recovered

 

32 2,732
Active Cases  4,315  
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT    
Number in Facility Quarantine

 

4  
Number in Home Quarantine 21,938  
HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT    
Number Hospitalised 154  
Patients Moderately Ill

 

28  
Patients Critically Ill

 

12  
NON-HOSPITAL ISOLATION    
Step Down Facilities 14  
State Facilities 10  
Home 4,143  
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES    
Imported 2 488
Local Transmission (Not Epidemiologically linked) 2 416
Contacts of Confirmed Cases 7 851
Cases Related to the St. Catherine Workplace Cluster 0 236
Under Investigation 71 5,282

 

 

Summary Details of Deaths

COVID-19 Deaths:

  • A 59-year-old female from St. Elizabeth.
  • An 82-year-old male from Westmoreland, previously under investigation.

Coincidental Death:

  • a 56-year-old female from St. Catherine.