CITY’S LONE COVID-PATIENT HAS NOT MANIFESTED ILI;
CONTACTS OF SIBULAN COVID PATIENTS QUARANTINED
City Health Officer Dr. Maria Sarah Talla reports to Mayor Felipe Antonio Remollo that COVID Patient No. 3 has not manifested any signs of Influenza Like Illness (ILI) for the past three weeks. The 48-year-old patient is just waiting for the result of his repeat swab RT-PCR test to make it official that he has fully recovered from the virus.
On the other hand, the Contact Tracing Team of the City’s Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases has identified and placed on strict quarantine the three persons who were exposed to the COVID Patient from Sibulan town.
Meanwhile, there are now 183 Persons Under Monitoring (PUMs) admitted in different isolation facilities of the City Government. None of them have presented ILI symptoms.
Two PUMS were released after completing the mandatory 14-day quarantine but 13 new PUMs begin their quarantine today.
The new PUMs include: 1 jail officer; 6 OFWs from Hongkong, Qatar, Italy and United Kingdom; 5 Locally Stranded Individuals from Paranaque City and 1 investor from Ortigas, Manila.
Of the 189 PUMs: 97 are in designated hotel facilities, 20 are in the community isolation center, 9 students mostly medical interns and 57 are on home quarantine or in barangay isolation centers.