City Health Officer Dr. Maria Sarah B. Talla confirms the recovery of 2 COVID-19 patients following the release of repeat swab RT-PCR test results Saturday.
However, a new COVID-19 case, from Barangay Taclobo, was also confirmed today.
There are now 34 COVID-19 cases with 4, 400 recoveries and 146 deaths since the pandemic affected Dumaguete City from January 30, 2020 to December 11, 2021.
Among the 2 COVID-19 patients who recovered are 2 residents from Barangay Candau- and Mangnao.
Of the 34 active COVID cases: 21 are monitored and handled by the personnel of the City Health Office; 9 are confined at Silliman University Medical Center; 2 are admitted at NOPH; 1 is admitted at Ace Doctors and 1 case is currently outside of Dumaguete City.