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CV’s COVID-19 recovery rate hit 85 % — DOH

CEBU CITY, Philippines — There are now 16,509 patients, who were earlier diagnosed with COVID-19 in Central Visayas, who have recovered from the viral infection, regional health officials reported on Tuesday. In its September 8, 2020-bulletin for the coronavirus disease, the Department of Health in Central Visayas logged 138 additional recoveries in the region, bringing […] The post CV’s COVID-19 recovery rate hit 85 % — DOH appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource: inquirer inquirerSep 9th, 2020

Frasco reports 90 percent COVID recovery rate in Liloan town

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu — With only 10 active cases of the coronavirus disease left, Liloan Mayor Christina Frasco said that her town was now enjoying a 90 percent recovery rate from the infection. “We have done this through unity and discipline, timely governmental interventions and innovations, and your cooperation,” Frasco said in a social media […] The post Frasco reports 90 percent COVID recovery rate in Liloan town appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 20th, 2020

Quezon City recovery rate for COVID-19 hits 90%

Quezon City’s recovery rate for COVID-19 is now at 90 percent after 218 patients recovered from the disease over the weekend, Mayor Joy Belmonte said......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 19th, 2020

COVID-19 sa Pinas 356,618 na; 14,941 nakarekober; 50 nasawi

Manila, Philippines – Tumataas ang recovery rate ngayon sa Covid-19  kaya naman bumaba na rin ang mga aktibong kaso  sa bansa. Ayon sa Department of Health, mayroong 14,941 recoveries ngayong October 18 dahil na rin sa Oplan recovery dahilan para umabot na sa kabuuang 310,158 ang Covid-19 recoveries. Ang Oplan recovery program ang siyang nagtutuklas […] The post COVID-19 sa Pinas 356,618 na; 14,941 nakarekober; 50 nasawi appeared first on REMATE ONLINE......»»

Category: newsSource:  remateRelated NewsOct 18th, 2020

Cebu City’s recovery rate now at 91 percent

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Cebu City is entering its eighth week under modified general community quarantine (MGCQ) with its number of active cases of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) continually decreasing and its recoveries increasing. Data from the Department of Health in Central Visayas (DOH-7), compiled by CDN Digital, showed that the city’s recoveries from […] The post Cebu City’s recovery rate now at 91 percent appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 18th, 2020

36 Bilibid PDLs found with COVID-19 following rapid tests

Thirty-six persons deprived of liberty (PDLs) at the New Bilibid Prison (NBP) in Muntinlupa have tested positive for the 2019 novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) after undergoing rapid tests, the Bureau of Corrections (BuCor) disclosed on Friday, Oct. 16. The BuCor assured in a statement that the 36 PDLs have been brought to the COVID-19 isolation facility called Site Harry at the NBP. Aside from this, the 36 PDLs underwent confirmatory reverse transcription-polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) tests to determine if they indeed have COVID-19. “If results of the confirmatory test is released, those who are positive for the Covid 19 virus will remain at Site Harry until recovery,” the BuCor said. “The rest who test negative go back to their cells,” it added. The BuCor noted that said RT-PCR tests were conducted by the BuCor Medical Team and supervised by the Department of Health (DOH). The 36 PDLs were among 200 inmates at the NBP’s Maximum Security Compound who underwent COVID-19 rapid tests last Oct. 13. “BuCor’s continuous conduct of rapid test and swab test (RT-PCR) among its PDL is proven to be effective as can be seen in the Bureau’s present covid tally showing low infection rate, low number of active cases and high recovery rate,” the bureau said......»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsOct 16th, 2020

Central Visayas logs 103 new cases, recovery rate hits 89%

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Central Visayas has logged 103 new cases of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) on Wednesday, October 14, 2020, a day after the active cases in the region dipped to below 1,000. In the October 14 case bulletin issued by the health department here, DOH-7 said the 103 new cases include 55 from […] The post Central Visayas logs 103 new cases, recovery rate hits 89% appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 15th, 2020

No new COVID-19 case recorded in Talisay City on Oct. 13

TALISAY CITY, Cebu—There were no new cases of COVID-19 logged in Talisay City on Tuesday, October 13, 2020.  In the latest bulletin posted on the city’s Public Information Office (PIO) Facebook page, the number of active cases dropped to 12 after recording three recoveries.  The recoveries have reached 869 for a recovery rate of 89 […] The post No new COVID-19 case recorded in Talisay City on Oct. 13 appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 15th, 2020

Mandaue City recovery rate now at 89%

CEBU CITY, Philippines —Mandaue City’s recovery rate is now at 89 percent as the city’s total recoveries near 2,100. The Mandaue City Public Information Office on Saturday reported two new recoveries and one new case of the viral infection. According to the city’s COVID-19 bulletin for October 10, the new infection is from the community […] The post Mandaue City recovery rate now at 89% appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 11th, 2020

VCO shows high recovery rate for COVID-19 patients

he clinical trials being conducted by the Department of Science and Technology-Food and Nutrition Research Institute on virgin coconut oil as a food supplement to help in the treatment of probable COVID-19 cases in Santa Rosa, Laguna continues to show high recovery rates......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 11th, 2020

Las Piñas testing facility operational soon

The coronavirus disease 2019 testing facility at the Las Piñas General Hospital and Satellite Trauma Center (LPGH-STC) will soon start operations to help improve the country’s testing capacity and recovery rate for COVID-19......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 10th, 2020

COVID-19 testing lab opens in Las Pinas

A laboratory for the processing of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) tests has been opened in Las Piñas City. The COVID-19 testing facility is located in the Las Piñas General Hospital and Satellite Trauma Center (LPGH-STC) and is equipped with GeneXpert and real-time reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) machines to process specimens collected from suspected and probable COVID-19 patients. Senator Cynthia Villar welcomed the development and expressed hope that similar facilities would be set up and accredited in other areas in the Philippines. “DOH-operated hospitals should have their own testing centers, I hope the Department of Health (DOH) could fast-track their application because we really need to improve our testing and tracing capacity and the accuracy of reporting of cases in this fight against COVID-19,” Villar said in a statement. Villar said the establishment of the testing laboratory will improve the country’s testing capacity and recovery rate. She said the RT-PCR machines have already passed the assessment of experts, as well the laboratory personnel who passed the proficiency exam and were found to be competent to handle the GeneXpert technology. Next week, the personnel will undergo proficiency exam in using the RT-PCR testing machine. She acknowledged that the Las Piñas facility needs to go through a multi-stage process of laboratory assessment. Earlier, the Villar family donated the equipment to the hospital to be able operate its own COVID-9 testing center, such as a donated a laboratory freezer, biological refrigerator, autoclave sterilizer and passbox. They also provided assistance in ensuring that the renovation or retrofitting of the area assigned as a Covid testing laboratory will conform to the standards approved by the DOH and World Health Organization. The RT-PCR machine, meanwhile, was donated by San Miguel Foundation to LPGH-STC and will start to operate next week......»»

Category: newsSource:  mb.com.phRelated NewsSep 9th, 2020

Mandaue active cases at 181; recovery rate at 86%

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The number of active coronavirus disease cases in Mandaue City was down to 181 as of Tuesday, September 8, 2020. The city on Tuesday reported three new COVID-19 infections and six new patients who have recovered from the illness. Among the new cases are two community infections from Barangays Looc and […] The post Mandaue active cases at 181; recovery rate at 86% appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 9th, 2020

CV’s COVID-19 recovery rate hit 85 % — DOH

CEBU CITY, Philippines — There are now 16,509 patients, who were earlier diagnosed with COVID-19 in Central Visayas, who have recovered from the viral infection, regional health officials reported on Tuesday. In its September 8, 2020-bulletin for the coronavirus disease, the Department of Health in Central Visayas logged 138 additional recoveries in the region, bringing […] The post CV’s COVID-19 recovery rate hit 85 % — DOH appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 9th, 2020

San Juan posts 69% COVID-19 recovery

San Juan City has posted a 69 percent recovery rate among its patients infected with COVID-19......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 9th, 2020

Mandaue City records high recovery rate for COVID-19

CEBU CITY, Aug. 7 (PIA) -- Mandaue City has logged a high recovery rate for its COVID-19 cases with 1,121 recoveries, which is higher compared to its 719 active cases.During the Laging Handa.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsAug 8th, 2020

Mandaue City records high recovery rate for COVID-19

CEBU CITY, Aug. 7 (PIA) -- Mandaue City has logged a high recovery rate for its COVID-19 cases with 1,121 recoveries, which is higher compared to its 719 active cases.During the Laging Handa.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsAug 7th, 2020

& lsquo;Kumikitang pangkabuhayan& rsquo;

I have long suspected there must be something wrong with our slow recovery rate of COVID-19 patients. While the Department of Health insists that more than 90 percent of COVID-19  cases in the Philippines are mild and that mild cases only take between 14 and 21 days to recover, judging by the way the DOH is presenting the number of recoveries, it seems these patients are taking almost two months to recover......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsAug 6th, 2020

Cebu City may be on its way to recovery, says Cimatu

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City couldn’t be considered the epicenter for the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) in the country as Environment Secretary Roy Cimatu, the overseer of the Interagency Task Force (IATF), noted the drop in new cases, and death rate four days since the city was downgraded to General Community Quarantine (GCQ). The IATF […] The post Cebu City may be on its way to recovery, says Cimatu appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 4th, 2020

Recovery rate ng COVID-19 cases sa QC nasa 60 porsyento

UMAABOT umano sa 60 porsyento ang recovery rate ng Quezon City sa coronavirus disease 2019. Ayon kay Dr. Rolly Cruz, hepe ng QC-Epidemiology and Surveillance Unit (ESU) ng QC Health Department, umakyat na sa 1,985 ang bilang ng mga nahawa ng COVID sa lungsod na gumaling. Mayroong 3,302 kumpirmadong kaso ng COVID sa lungsod. “Dahil […] The post Recovery rate ng COVID-19 cases sa QC nasa 60 porsyento appeared first on Bandera......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 1st, 2020

DOH-7 vows to improve links with LGUs after Talisay data discrepancy

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Department of Health in Central Visayas (DOH-7) said it will improve its links with the health offices in the towns and cities for a more coordinated reporting of their data on the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) cases. This is after the “discrepancy” in the case recovery rate of Talisay City, which […] The post DOH-7 vows to improve links with LGUs after Talisay data discrepancy appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 18th, 2020