Confirmed Cases of COVID-19 recorded in Bicol Region
As of August 10, 2020, confirmed cases of COVID-19 recorded in Bicol Region are six hundred eighty-seven (687).
Eleven (11) new cases, one (1) death, and eight (8) recoveries have been recorded today. Active cases are three hundred eighty (380). (Click link for PR on 11 new cases, 1 death : https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=3396300237059969&id=1158637020826313 )
A total of eight (8) recoveries have been reported by LGU to RESU today.
ALBAY – Bicol#328, Bicol#396, Bicol#343, Bicol#359, Bicol#360, Bicol#361, Bicol#362, Bicol#367
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 one hundred ninety-four (194) test results were received today. One hundred ninety-three (193) are from Bicol Regional Diagnostic and Reference Laboratory (BRDRL) while one (1) is from Bicol Medical Center (BMC).
Of the 194 test results, eleven (11) are new positive.
Breakdown of 183 negative results:
Albay PHO -86, BRGHGMC – 1, Catanduanes -20, Legazpi CESU – 52, and Sorsogon – 24.
ADDITIONAL INFO ON DEATH OF BICOL#543 (Reported Yesterday)
Bicol#543, a 78-year old female from Basud, Camarines Norte died at 3:45pm yesterday, August 9, 2020.
Her cause of death is Cerebro Vascular Accident, COVID-19 Confirmed Case, Acute Respiratory Failure. She also had Diabetes Mellitus Type II.
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.