Confirmed Cases of COVID-19 recorded in Bicol Region
As of July 23, 2020, confirmed cases of COVID-19 recorded in Bicol Region are three hundred twenty (320).
Eight (8) new recoveries have been recorded today. Total number of recoveries in Bicol Region is now one hundred fifty-one (151). Active cases are one hundred sixty-one (161).
List of recoveries:
Bicol#124 – 43-year old female from Legazpi City.
Bicol#151 – 1-year old male from Virac, Catanduanes.
Bicol#155 – 23-year old male from Legazpi City.
Bicol#179 – 32-year old male from Legazpi City.
Bicol#188 – 20-year old female from Virac, Catanduanes.
Bicol#189 – 22-year old female from Virac, Catanduanes.
Bicol#190 – 23-year old male from Legazpi City.
Bicol#205 – 2-year old male from Virac, Catanduanes.
On test results received
A total of two hundred ninety two (292) test results were received today. Two hundred thirty six (236) are from Bicol Regional Diagnostic and Reference Laboratory (BRDRL) while fifty-six (56) are from Bicol Medical Center (BMC).
Of the 292 test results, eighteen (18) are new positive while two (2) are repeat test. ( https://m.facebook.com/story.php? story_fbid=3342563812433612&id=1158637020826313 )
Breakdown of 272 negative results:
Albay PHO – 17, BRTTH – 39, BMC – 37, Camarines Norte – 33, Camarines Sur – 27, Masbate – 75, Sorsogon – 15, CESU Legazpi- 20 and CESU Naga – 9.
On probable and suspect cases
Bicol Region has three (3) suspects – two (2) from Albay, and one (1) from Catanduanes. The one (1) probable case in Bicol is from Albay.
Appeal to Public
DOH CHD-Bicol reminds the public that the Community Quarantine is still in effect, thus, guidelines and directives must be complied with. Staying in our homes and following preventive measures against COVID-19 are the simplest yet helpful acts which everyone can contribute in minimizing the spread of COVID-19 in the community.