Seven (7) COVID-19 patients have already recovered and released from isolation while only 1 new case was reported today.
Hence, since the city was affected by the pandemic from January 30, 2020 to August 16, 2021 there are 43 active COVID cases with 2, 779 recoveries and 80 deaths.
The lone newly confirmed COVID-19 case is a 26-year-old woman who was swabbed for travel requirement. She is isolated and asymptomatic.
Meanwhile, the 7 new COVID-19 recoveries are residents of barangays Mangnao (4), Junob, Daro and Looc.
Of the 43 active COVID cases: 23 cases are monitored and handled by the personnel of the City Health Office; 1 active case is currently outside the city; 9 are confined at Silliman University Medical Center; 1 is admitted at NOPH; 4 are confined at ACE Doctors; 1 at Holy Child Hospital and 4 at Negros Polymedic Hospital.