The City Health Office confirms that the number of active COVID-19 cases dropped to 68 after 26 patients have recovered with 5 new cases and 1 death reported Friday.
Five (5) new COVID-19 cases are confirmed today from Barangays Bajumpandan, Batinguel, Cadawinonan, Mangnao and Piapi.
There are now 68 active COVID-19 cases with 4, 328 recoveries and 146 deaths since the pandemic affected the city from January 30, 2020 to the present December 3, 2021.
Meanwhile, the 26 new recoveries are residents of Barangays Bagacay [1], Bajumpandan [1], Balugo [1], Banilad [13], Cadawinonan [2], Calindagan [1], Cantil-e [1], Junob [1], Motong [1], Piapi [2], Poblacion 1 [1] and Poblacion 2 [1].
Meanwhile, a 68-year-old unvaccinated COVID-19 patient died while admitted in the hospital.
Of the 68 active COVID patients: 42 cases are monitored and handled by the personnel of the City Health Office; 11 are confined at Silliman University Medical Center; 10 are admitted at NOPH; 1 are confined at ACE Doctors; 3 are admitted at Holy Child Hospital and 1 is confined at Negros Polymedic Hospital.