The Department of Health Center for Health Development – Bicol reports forty (40) new confirmed cases of COVID-19.One (1) death has also been recorded today. The total number of COVID-19 cases recorded in Bicol Region is now seven hundred forty-nine (749). Active cases are four hundred thirty-one (431).

Of the 40 new cases, twenty-four (24) are from Albay (9 Legazpi City, 5 Ligao City, 6 Tabaco City, 3 Daraga, 1 Malilipot), seven (7) from Camarines Sur (5Tigaon, 1 Camaligan, 1 Magarao), four (4) from Naga City, three (3) from Catanduanes (1 Baras, 1 Virac, 1 Bato) and two (2) from Sorsogon (1 Pilar, 1 Matnog).

The 40 new cases are tagged as patients with local code Bicol#710 to Bicol#749 with details below arranged per Municipality/City/Province.

FORMAT [Bicol Code – Age/Gender – Onset of Illness – History of Exposure/Travel – Occupation – Status]

ALBAY

Legazpi City

Bicol#711 – 77/F – August 1, 2020 – To be established – Died

Bicol#712 – 54/M – August 3, 2020 – To be established – Admitted at BRTTH

Bicol#713 – 21/F – July 24, 2020 – To be established – Accounting Staff – Isolated

Bicol#714 – 33/M – August 5, 2020 – For Verification – Nurse – Isolated

Bicol#715 – 55/F – Asymptomatic – Exposed to Bicol#451 – Isolated

Bicol#716 -21/F – Asymptomatic – Exposed to Bicol#515 – Isolated

Bicol#717 – 62/F – Asymptomatic – Exposed to Bicol#451 – Brgy Tanod – Isolated

Bicol#718 – 30/F – Asymptomatic – For verification – Physician – Isolated

Bicol#719 – 43/M – Asymptomatic – For verification – Military – Isolated

Ligao City

Bicol#720 – 50/F – Asymptomatic – With travel from Quezon City – Housewife – Isolated

Bicol#721 – 29/M – August 1, 2020 – With Travel from Makati – Uniformed Personnel – Isolated

Bicol#722 – 1/M – Asymptomatic – With travel from Novaliches – Isolated

Bicol#723 – 22/F – Asymptomatic – With travel from Novaliches – Isolated

Bicol#724 – 30/M – August 2, 2020 – With travel from Manila – Seaman – Isolated

Tabaco City

Bicol#725 – 60/F – Asymptomatic – For verification – Isolated

Bicol#726 – 27/F – July 26, 2020 – For Verification – Baker – Isolated

Bicol#727 – 3/M – Asymptomatic – For verification – Isolated

Bicol#728 – 60/F – July 25, 2020 – For verification – Isolated

Bicol#729 – 42/M – Asymptomatic – For verification – Isolated

Bicol#730 – 64/F – Asymptomatic – With Travel from Calamba, Laguna – Isolated

Daraga

Bicol#731 – 81/M – July 23, 2020 – To be established – Admitted @ BRTTH

Bicol#732 – 52/M – Asymptomatic – Exposed to Bicol#577 – Uniformed Personnel – Isolated

Bicol#733 – 53/M – August 1, 2020 – Exposed to Bicol#577 – Nurse – Isolated

Malilipot

Bicol#734 – 21/F – For Verification – with travel from Quezon City – Isolated

CAMARINES SUR

Camaligan Bicol#735 – 36/M – Asymptomatic – With travel from Laguna – Isolated

Magarao Bicol#739 – 47/M – Asymptomatic – To be established – Musician – Isolated

Tigaon

Bicol#740 – 31/F – Asymptomatic – With travel from Laguna – Company Worker – Isolated

Bicol#741 – 24/M – Asymptomatic – With travel from Pasay City – Auditor – Isolated

Bicol#742 – 24/M – Asymptomatic – With Travel from Caloocan City – Vendor – Isolated

Bicol#743 – 18/M – Asymptomatic – With travel from Pasay City – Isolated

Bicol#744 – 44/M – Asymptomatic – For Verification – Engineer – Isolated

NAGA CITY

Bicol#710 – 57/M – August 3, 2020 – To be established – Brgy. Official – Isolated

Bicol#736 – 67/M – August 1, 2020 – To be established – Admitted @ Private Hospital

Bicol#737 – 39/F – Onset of Illness & Hx of Exposure: For Verification – Nurse – Isolated

Bicol#738 – 27/F – Onset of Illness & Hx of Exposure: For Verification – Nurse – Isolated

CATANDUANES

Baras

Bicol#745 – 14/M – Asymptomatic – With travel from Manila – Isolated

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Bato

Bicol#746 – 20/F – August 5, 2020 – With Travel from Las PiΓ±as – Student – Isolated – LIBOD –

Virac

Bicol#747 – 86/M – August 3, 2020 – To be established – Admitted @ EBMC

SORSOGON

Matnog Bicol#748 – 22/M – Asymptomatic – With Travel from Alabang – Office Staff – Isolated

Pilar Bicol#749 – 39/M – Asymptomatic – Exposed to Bicol#520 – Utility Worker @ Hospital – Isolated

Concerned local chief executives have been individually informed of these cases hence releasing of other details about the said patients is at their discretion guided by the provisions of the Data Privacy Act.

ON NEW COVID-19 Death

DOH CHD – Bicol records the 19th COVID-19 death in Bicol among the 40 new cases reported today. Bicol#711, a 77 y/o female from Legazpi City first experienced symptoms on August 1, 2020, and consulted on August 6, 2020. She died on August 7, 2020 at 5:45 AM. Her death certificate stated Acute Repiratory Failure type 1, Secondary to Pneumonia Severe, Hypertension in Urgency as her cause of death.

DOH CHD – Bicol would like to extend its condolences to the family and friends of Bicol#711. (SOURCE: DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH)