Confirmed Cases of COVID-19 recorded in Bicol Region
As of July 26, 2020, confirmed cases of COVID-19 recorded in Bicol Region are three hundred seventy-two (372).
Three (3) recoveries have been recorded today. Total number of recoveries in Bicol Region is now one hundred fifty-nine (159). Active cases are two hundred five (205).
List of recoveries:
Bicol#152 – 28-year old male from Aroroy, Masbate.
Bicok#153 – 32-year old male from Aroroy, Masbate.
Bicol#154 – 24-year old male from Aroroy, Masbate.
Note: Recoveries not reported to Regional Epidemiology and Surveillance Unit (RESU) are not included in the daily report.
On test results received
A total of two hundred seventy-eight (278) test results were received today. Two hundred forty-four (244) are from Bicol Regional Diagnostic and Reference Laboratory (BRDRL) while thirty-four (34) are from Bicol Medical Center (BMC).
Of the 278 test results, eighteen (18) are new positive and one (1) is a repeat test. ( Click link for the Press Release on 18 new cases: https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=3351454191544574&id=1158637020826313 )
Breakdown of 259 negative results:
Albay PHO – 84, BMC – 14, Camarines Sur – 23, Catanduanes – 15, Masbate – 7, Sorsogon – 62, CESU Legazpi- 44, and NICC – 10.
On probable and suspect cases
The one (1) suspect and one (1) probable case in Bicol Region are 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.