The City Health Office disclosed that 12 additional COVID-19 cases were recorded, 3 of whom are provincial government employees and 2 have died based on the most recent release of RT-PCR swab test results.
City Health Officer Maria Sarah B. Talla confirms that the city now has 19 active COVID cases and provided the profiles of the 12 COVID-19 cases as follows:
ACTIVE COVID CASES
1.NEGOR-COV 563 is a 67-year-old resident of Barangay Calindagan and son-in law of NEGOR-COV 525
2.NEGOR-COV 564 is a 48-year-old male worker at another LGU and resident of Barangay Bajumpandan
3.NEGOR-COV 565 is a 70-year-old female and resident of Barangay Bajumpandan, who is admitted a local hospital
4.NEGOR-COV 566 is a 60-year-old female resident of Barangay Daro and a provincial government employee currently admitted at NOPH
5.NEGOR-COV 567 is a 28-year-old male health worker at a local hospital and resident of Barangay Daro with no travel history
6.NEGOR-COV 569 is a 51-year-old male resident of Barangay Talay and a provincial government employee currently at NOPH isolation
7.NEGOR-COV 571 is a 68-year-old female resident of Barangay Daro
8.NEGOR-COV 572 is a 72-year-old male resident of Barangay Daro and stall owner currently admitted at SUMC
9.NEGOR-COV 574 is a 61-year-old male resident of Barangay Buñao and a provincial government employee currently at NOPH isolation
10.A 69-year-old female of Barangay Daro with no history of travel
DECEASED PATIENTS WHO TESTED COVID POSITIVE
1.NEGOR-COV 568 is a 59-year-old male resident of Barangay Calindagan who was diagnosed with lung cancer
2.NEGOR-COV 573 is a 92-year-old male resident of Poblacion 2 who died while admitted for severe pneumonia
The City Health workers are conducting massive contact tracing to further isolate those who may have had contact with those who are confirmed COVID-19 cases.