Confirmed Cases of COVID-19 recorded in Bicol Region

𝐃𝐎𝐇 𝐁𝐈𝐂𝐎𝐋 𝐑𝐄𝐂𝐎𝐑𝐃𝐒 𝟑𝟔 𝐍𝐄𝐖 𝐂𝐀𝐒𝐄𝐒 𝐎𝐅 𝐂𝐎𝐕𝐈𝐃-𝟏𝟗, 𝟐 𝐃𝐄𝐀𝐓𝐇𝐒

Additional Cases as of 20 August 2020
- 36 new confirmed COVID-19 cases
- 951 total number of confirmed cases 

Breakdown of 36 new cases by Province/Municipality/City:

𝐀𝐋𝐁𝐀𝐘. (12)
Legazpi City - 3 
Tabaco City - 1 
Daraga - 6 
Sto. Domingo - 1 
Tiwi - 1
𝐂𝐀𝐌𝐀𝐑𝐈𝐍𝐄𝐒 𝐍𝐎𝐑𝐓𝐄 (2)
Daet - 2
𝐂𝐀𝐌𝐀𝐑𝐈𝐍𝐄𝐒 𝐒𝐔𝐑 (10)
Bato - 8 
Minalabac - 1 
Baao - 1
𝐍𝐀𝐆𝐀 𝐂𝐈𝐓𝐘 (11) 
𝐒𝐎𝐑𝐒𝐎𝐆𝐎𝐍 (1)
Castilla - 1

Details of these new cases are forwarded to concerned Provincial/City/Hospital Epidemiology and Surveillance Unit.

Releasing of other details about said patients is at the discretion of the Local Government Units (LGUs).

𝐃𝐄𝐀𝐓𝐇𝐒
2 - New deaths
27 – Total Recorded deaths

Details on 2 new death:

Bicol#829 – a 65-year old female from Buhi, Camarines Sur. She died on August 19, 2020 at 8:31 PM. Her cause of death is COVID-19 Confirmed, Critical Pneumonia End Stage Renal Disease in Hemodialysis, secondary to Hypertensive Nephrosclerosis.

Bicol#837 – a 70-year old male from Daraga, Albay who was among the 85 new cases reported yesterday died on August 16, 2020 at 4:00 PM. His cause of death is Hepatic encephalopathy sec. to liver cirrhosis UGIB sec. to BEV COVID-19 Suspect, Pneumonia Severe.

DOH CHD – Bicol would like to extend its condolences to the families and friends of Bicol#829 and Bicol #837.

𝐋𝐀𝐁𝐎𝐑𝐀𝐓𝐎𝐑𝐘 𝐑𝐄𝐏𝐎𝐑𝐓
340 test results received

Reporting Laboratories:

186 - Eastern Visayas Regional COVID-19 Testing Center (EVRCTC)
149 - Bicol Regional Diagnostic and Reference Laboratory (BRDRL)
2 - Bicol Medical Center (BMC)
𝑫𝒊𝒔𝒕𝒓𝒊𝒃𝒖𝒕𝒊𝒐𝒏 𝒐𝒇 𝑵𝑬𝑮𝑨𝑻𝑰𝑽𝑬 𝑹𝒆𝒔𝒖𝒍𝒕𝒔:
54 - Albay
23 - Camarines Norte
136 - Camarines Sur
7 - Catanduanes
7 - Masbate
19 - Sorsogon
37 – Legazpi City
16 – Naga City

𝐀𝐩𝐩𝐞𝐚𝐥 𝐭𝐨 𝐏𝐮𝐛𝐥𝐢𝐜

COVID-19 confirmed cases in Bicol Region are increasing.

Everyone must follow all the health protocols such as:
1. social distancing
2. use facemask when outdoors
3. hand washing
4. cough etiquette
5. healthy lifestyle
6. stay at home
7. cooperation and discipline are required from all residents

SOURCE: https://www.facebook.com/dohbicol/