COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Wednesday, September 1, 2021

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL
Confirmed Cases 572 69,054
SEX CLASSIFICATION    
Females 315 39,057
Males 257 29,994
Under Investigation 0 3
AGE RANGE 17 days to 97 years 1 day to 108 years
   

 

 
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES    
Clarendon 25 3,500
Hanover 14 2,275
Kingston & St. Andrew 167 17,761
Manchester 67 4,698
Portland 14 1,877
St. Ann 24 4,951
St. Catherine 84 12,527
St. Elizabeth 14 3,078
St. James 67 6,902
St. Mary 9 2,154
St. Thomas 34 2,653
Trelawny 26 2,452
 

Westmoreland

27 4,226
     
COVID-19 TESTING    
Type of Tests PCR Antigen Tests from Public Facilities

 

Antigen Tests from Private Facilities TOTAL
POSITIVES Today

 

455 66 51 572
Cumulative POSITIVES

 

60,729 4,935 3,390 69,054
NEGATIVE today

 

775 All negatives are included in PCR tests 338 1,113
Cumulative NEGATIVES

 

311,520 170,406 481,926
TOTAL TESTS TODAY

 

1,230 66 389 1,685
TOTAL TESTS CUMULATIVE

 

372,249 4,935 173,796 550,980
Positivity Rate[1] 40.2%    
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS    
Deaths 19* 1,568
 

Coincidental Deaths

1 173
Deaths under investigation 10  175
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES    
 

Recovered

91 48,493
 

Active Cases

 18,554  
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT    
Number in Facility Quarantine 1  
Number in Home Quarantine 47,466  
 

HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT

 

   
Number Hospitalised

 

669  
Patients Moderately Ill

 

184  
Patients Severely Ill 101  
Patients Critically Ill 48  
NON-HOSPITAL ISOLATION    
Step Down Facilities 0  
State Facilities 5  
Home 17,843  
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES    
Contact of a Confirmed Case 1 2,974
Imported 0 1,151
Local Transmission (Not Epi Linked) 0 3,396
Under Investigation 571 61,297
Workplace Cluster 0 236
           

 

*COVID-19 RELATED DEATHS: (August 29-31, 2021)

  • A 38-year-old Female from St. Elizabeth
  • A 72-year-old Male from St. Elizabeth
  • A 63-year-old Male from St. Elizabeth
  • A 43-year-old Female from St. Elizabeth
  • An 86-year-old Female from St. Mary
  • A 86-year-old Male from St. Mary
  • A 68-year-old Male from St. Thomas
  • A 68-year-old Female from Kingston & St. Andrew
  • A 57-year-old Female from Kingston & St. Andrew
  • A 55-year-old Male from Westmoreland
  • A 76-year-old Male from Westmoreland
  • A 64-year-old Female from Westmoreland
  • A 37-year-old Female from Westmoreland
  • An 87-year-old Male from St. Ann
  • An 88-year-old Female from St. Ann
  • A 79-year-old Male from St. Ann
  • A 54-year-old Female from St. Ann
  • A 74-year-old Female from St. Ann
  • A 61-year-old Female from St. Ann

 

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