288 COVID-19 Cases In Jamaica

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Jamaica currently has 288 confirmed instances of this Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), together with the addition of 31 new cases within the previous 24 hours.

In the aftermath of the island with fostered its capability, together with the commissioning of their COBAS machine in the National Public Health Laboratory at 32, the 31 improvements come. It simplifies the testing has been performed in the National Influenza Centre in the funding.

There were 304 evaluations 205 in the National Public Health Laboratory done over the previous 24 hours and 99 in the National Influenza Centre.

The 31 borders are included of 12 men and 19 females, ranging in age.

Jamaica has:
• 34 imported cases;
• 8 who are neighborhood transmission using no epidemiological connection;
• 155 which are local transmission connected to the office bunch;
• 68 which are contacts of a confirmed instance; and
• 23 which are under analysis.

2,518 samples are examined. Along with the 288 who have returned outcomes:
There are 91 in quarantine at a law centre and 288 men in isolation. Seven people, including a kid, have expired. Twenty-eight (28) men have regained.

“We advocate Jamaicans to stay vigilant in their disease prevention and control measures — such as physical distancing and regular hand washing with soap as we work to interrupt the transmission of COVID-19,” stated Minister of Health and Wellness, Dr Christopher Tufton.

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