COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Wednesday, September 15, 2021

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL
Confirmed Cases 492 77,989
SEX CLASSIFICATION    
Females 280 44,339
Males 206 33,640
Under Investigation 6 10
AGE RANGE 27 days to 97 years 1 day to 108 years
   

 

 
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES    
Clarendon 39 4,075
Hanover 19 2,575
Kingston & St. Andrew 131 19,433
Manchester 28 5,367
Portland 22 2,126
St. Ann 10 5,742
St. Catherine 99 14,077
St. Elizabeth 29 3,525
St. James 45 7,794
St. Mary 1 2,462
St. Thomas 13 3,200
Trelawny 22 2,908
Westmoreland 34 4,705
     
 

COVID-19 TESTING

   
Type of Tests PCR Antigen Tests from Public Facilities

 

Antigen Tests from Private Facilities TOTAL
POSITIVES Today

 

445 38 9 492
Cumulative POSITIVES

 

68,492 5,840 3,657 77,989
NEGATIVE today

 

949 All negatives are included in PCR tests 123 1,072
Cumulative NEGATIVES

 

325,156 175,122 500,278
TOTAL TESTS TODAY

 

1,394 38 132 1,564
TOTAL TESTS CUMULATIVE

 

393,648 5,840 178,779 578,267
Positivity Rate[1] 33.7%    
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS    
Deaths 11* 1,768
Coincidental Deaths 0 176
Deaths under investigation 7 258
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES    
Recovered 144 50,361
Active Cases  25,334  
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT    
Number in Facility Quarantine 5  
Number in Home Quarantine 43,206  
 

HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT

 

   
Number Hospitalised

 

726  
Patients Moderately Ill

 

176  
Patients Severely Ill

 

94  
Patients Critically Ill 52  
NON-HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT    
Step Down Facilities 0  
State Facilities 3  
Home 24,582  
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES    
Contact of a Confirmed Case 0 3,061
Imported 11 1,216
Local Transmission (Not Epi Linked) 0 3,546
Under Investigation 481 69,930
Workplace Cluster 0 236
           

*COVID-19 RELATED DEATHS (September 6-13, 2021)

  • A 65 year old male from Kingston & St. Andrew
  • A 60 year old male from St. Thomas
  • An 80 year old male from St. Ann
  • A 70 year old male from St. Ann
  • A 56 year old female from Portland
  • A 60 year old female from St. Catherine
  • A 50 year old male from St. Catherine
  • A 70 year old female from St. Elizabeth
  • A 75 year old male from St. Elizabeth
  • A 75 year old male from St. Elizabeth
  • A 74 year old female from St. Elizabeth

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