The number of active COVID-19 cases has remained the same because even as 14 patients recovered a similar number of new cases were also confirmed today by the City Health Office.
There are still 58 active COVID-19 cases dropped to 140 with 5, 500 recoveries and 157 deaths since the pandemic affected Dumaguete City from January 30, 2020 to February 12, 2022.
The 14 patients who recovered today are residents of Barangays Junob [5], Bantayan [1], Batinguel [1], Mangnao [3], Poblacion 1 [1] and Taclobo [3].
Meanwhile, the 14 new COVID-19 cases include 2 senior citizens, 1 health worker, a 2-year-old child and 10 other persons with symptoms of Influenza Like Illness.
Of the 140 active COVID cases, 37 are monitored and handled by the personnel of the City Health Office and 21 are admitted in the hospitals.