Confirmed Cases of COVID-19 recorded in Bicol Region

As of August 6, 2020, confirmed cases of COVID-19 recorded in Bicol Region are five hundred eighty-three (583).

Thirty two (32) new cases, one (1) death, and two (2) recoveries have been recorded today.

On Recoveries

Two (2) recoveries have been reported today by LGU to RESU. Active cases are three hundred fifteen (315).

List of recoveries:
Bicol#309 – 19-year old male from Matnog, Sorsogon.
Bicol#310 – 50-male Donsol, Sorsogon.

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 four hundred sixty-four (464) test results were received today. Three hundred eighty-four (384) are from Bicol Regional Diagnostic and Reference Laboratory (BRDRL) while eighty (80) are from Bicol Medical Center (BMC).

Of the 464 test results, thirty-two (32) are new positive, while five (5) are repeat test.

Breakdown of 427 negative results:
Albay PHO -98, BRTTH – 42, BMC – 31, Camarines Norte – 8, Camarines Sur – 58, Catanduanes – 33, Sorsogon – 4, Legazpi CESU – 136, Naga CESU – 16 and NICC – 1.

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.