The City Health Office confirms the recovery of 5 COVID-19 patients but 3 new active cases were also reported today, July 15, 2022.
Hence, the number of active COVID-19 cases dropped slightly to 7 with 5, 682 recoveries and 166 deaths since the pandemic affected Dumaguete City from January 30, 2020 to the present July 15, 2022.
A bank employee and 2 BPO workers are the 3 new COVID-19 cases reported today.
Twenty-four (24) barangays reported zero active COVID-19 cases while 6 others are managing just 1 or 2 active cases.
Per the guidelines, those who tested positive of COVID-19 who are fully vaccinated will be released from isolation and considered recovered 7 days after the first manifestation of symptoms and no longer symptomatic.