COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Thursday, December 30, 2021

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL
Confirmed Cases 329 93,920
SEX CLASSIFICATION    
Females 199 53,430
Males 130 40,487
Under Investigation 0 3
AGE RANGE 1 day to 94 years 1 day to 108 years
     
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF CASES    
Clarendon 2 4,960
Hanover 12 3,103
Kingston & St. Andrew 171 23,494
Manchester 19 6,039
Portland 2 2,540
St. Ann 14 7,043
St. Catherine 33 17,354
St. Elizabeth 3 4,220
St. James 42 9,407
St. Mary 4 3,141
St. Thomas 16 3,998
Trelawny 2 3,403
Westmoreland 9 5,218
     
     
     
COVID-19 TESTING    
Type of Tests PCR Antigen Tests from Public Facilities

 

Antigen Tests from Private Facilities TOTAL
POSITIVES Today

 

255 37 37 329
Cumulative POSITIVES

 

82,781 7,056 4,083 93,920
NEGATIVE today

 

788 All negatives are included in PCR tests 571 1,359
Cumulative NEGATIVES

 

410,728 201,934 612,662
TOTAL TESTS TODAY

 

1,043 37 608 1,688
TOTAL TESTS CUMULATIVE

 

493,509 7,056 206,017 706,582
Positivity Rate[1] 27%    
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS    
Deaths 3* 2,473
Coincidental Deaths 0 194
Deaths Under Investigation 0 351
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES    
Recovered 86 65,594
Active cases confirmed in the last 2 weeks 1,401
     
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT    
Number in Facility Quarantine 5  
Number in Home Quarantine 20,230  
HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT    
Number Hospitalized 107  
Patients Moderately Ill 25  
Patients Severely Ill 14  
Patients Critically Ill 2  
NON-HOSPITAL ISOLATION    
Step Down Facilities 0  
State Facilities 21  
Home 24,769  
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES    
Contact of a Confirmed Case 0 3,172
Imported 20 1,844
Local Transmission (Not Epi Linked) 0 4,455
Under Investigation 309 84,213
Workplace Cluster 0 236

 

*COVID-19 RELATED DEATH

  • A 73-year-old male from St. Catherine
  • An 84-year-old female from Kingston and St. Andrew
  • An 86-year-old female from Clarendon