A 94-year-old unvaccinated individual with comorbidities is the latest fatality of COVID-19 as confirmed by the City Health Office Tuesday.
Meanwhile, 3 new COVID-19 cases were also reported today. Two of the new cases are senior citizens, an unvaccinated 71-year-old and a boosted 85-year-old, who were swabbed upon admission to the hospitals.
The latest fatality was admitted to the hospital on March 12, 2022 and expired today with the final diagnosis: acute respiratory failure secondary to COVID-19, severe pneumonia, acute kidney injury secondary to sepsis.
Hence, there are now 6 active COVID-19 cases with 5, 623 recoveries and 166 deaths since the pandemic affected the city from January 30, 2020 to March 15, 2022.
Five [5] of the 6 active cases, 4 of them fully vaccinated, are confined in the hospitals.