The City Health Office reports 49 new COVID-19 cases with 24 recoveries based on the latest release of swab test results Wednesday.
Presently, there are 109 active COVID-19 cases with 4, 549 recoveries and 150 deaths since the pandemic affected Dumaguete City from January 30, 2020 to January 19, 2022.
A 3-month-old baby and a 93-year-old grandmother are among the 49 new COVID-19 cases reported today. The 49 new cases are residents of Barangays Bagacay [3], Balugo [1], Banilad [6], Bantayan [4], Batinguel [2], Buñao [1], Cadawinonan [1], Calindagan [3], Camanjac [2], Candau-ay [2], Daro [3], Junob [1], Looc [1], Mangnao [2], Piapi [3], Pulantubig [7] and Taclobo [7].
Among the 24 newly-recovered COVID-19 patients are residents of Barangays Bajumpandan [1], Banilad [1], Bantayan [2], Batinguel [7], Buñao [2], Cadawinonan [1], Calindagan [1], Cantil-e [2], Daro [1], Mangnao [1], Piapi [1], Taclobo [3] and Talay [1].
Of the 109 active COVID cases: 86 cases are monitored and handled by the personnel of the City Health Office; 1 is currently outside of the city; 11 are confined at Silliman University Medical Center; 6 are admitted at NOPH; 2 are confined at ACE Doctors and 3 are admitted at Holy Child Hospital.