On June 26, 2020, a 30 year-old male from Barangay Salvacion, Bula, Camarines Sur was tested Positive for COVID-19 PCR assay test in Metro Manila. The patient has no travel history to COVID-19 affected areas in the past months. The patient traveled to Manila on June 24, 2020 and was tested on June 25, 2020 during his routine medical assessment as he was processing his back to work requirements.
Contact tracing was done to identify all of his direct contacts. All of his identified close contacts are placed on strict quarantine. The identified contacts are all strictly monitored in their respective quarantine site.
All of the patient’s contacts are scheduled for PCR swabbing on June 30, 2020 which will be handled by the Provincial Epidemiological Surveillance Unit (PESU) and assisted by the Bula RHU staff.
All are advised to strictly observe wearing of face masks, maintaining social distancing in public places and frequent disinfection and hand washing.