Confirmed Cases of COVID-19 recorded in Bicol Region

As of July 5, 2020 (8PM), confirmed cases of COVID-19 recorded in Bicol Region are one hundred sixty-two (162).

On test results received

A total of one hundred eighty-nine (189) test results were received today. One hundred twenty-six (126) are from Bicol Regional Diagnostic and Reference Laboratory (BRDRL) while sixty-three (63) are from Bicol Medical Center (BMC).

Of the 189 results, eight (8) are positive as reported earlier.
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Breakdown of 181 negative results:
Albay – 14, BMC -5, BRGHGMC – 1, Camarines Sur – 36, Catanduanes – 5, Legazpi CHO – 72, Naga CHO -14, and Sorsogon – 34.

On recoveries

Bicol#83, a 39-year old Filipino female from San Andres, Catanduanes tested negative yesterday hence the new recovery. She tested positive for COVID-19 on June 13, 2020. Active cases are seventy-seven (77).

On Probable and Suspect cases

The one (1) suspect case and one (1) probable case in Bicol Region are both 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. Sta3 ying 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.