City Health Officer Dr. Maria Sarah B. Talla reports 15 new COVID-19 cases with 1 recovery confirmed Saturday.
There are now 82 active COVID-19 cases with 4, 329 recoveries and 146 deaths since the pandemic affected Dumaguete City from January 30, 2020 to the present December 4, 2021.
Eight of the 15 newly confirmed COVID-19 cases are persons with symptoms of Influenza Like Illness and 7 are close contacts of previous cases.
A 5-year-old child is the youngest to be infected with COVID-19 while the oldest is a 79-year-old grandfather.
The lone COVID-19 patient who recovered today is a vaccinated 41-year-old woman, who will be released from isolation.
Of the 82 active COVID patients: 53 cases are monitored and handled by the personnel of the City Health Office; 15 are confined at Silliman University Medical Center; 9 are admitted at NOPH; 1 is confined at ACE Doctors; 3 are admitted at Holy Child Hospital and 1 is confined at Negros Polymedic Hospital.