City Health Officer Dr. Maria Sarah B. Talla reports 13 new COVID-19 cases with 1 recovery confirmed Wednesday.
There are now 93 active COVID-19 cases with 4, 278 recoveries and 145 deaths since the pandemic affected Dumaguete City from January 30, 2020 to the present November 30, 2021.
Eight of the 13 newly confirmed COVID-19 cases are persons with symptoms of Influenza Like Illness and 5 are close contacts of previous cases.
A 1-year-old child is the youngest to be infected with COVID-19 while the oldest is a 66-year-old grandfather.
The lone COVID-19 patient who recovered today is a 12-year-old girl, who will be released from isolation.
Of the 93 active COVID patients: 67 cases are monitored and handled by the personnel of the City Health Office; 13 are confined at Silliman University Medical Center; 8 are admitted at NOPH; 1 are confined at ACE Doctors; 2 are admitted at Holy Child Hospital and 1 is confined at Negros Polymedic Hospital.