In Quezon City, the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases as of 7 p.m on Friday went up to 1,518 said the QC local government.
Out of that number, 1,397 were verified to have complete addresses in Quezon City.
Also, the Quezon City Epidemiology and Surveillance Unit (QCESU) and District Health Offices were able to validate the 1,156 cases.
The number of active cases meanwhile was 685.
Meanwhile, twelve new recoveries were reported as of 7 p.m. on Friday, bringing the total recoveries to 337.
However, two new deaths were recorded, putting the death toll at 134.
Thirty-four barangays are under extreme enhanced community quarantine as of Friday night.
- Tandang Sora
- Ramon Magsaysay
- Batasan Hills
- Pasong Tamo
- San Roque
- Bagong Lipunan ng Crame
- South Triangle
- Bahay Toro
- E. Rodriguez
- San Isidro Labrador
- Matandang Balara
- Teachers Village West
- Sto. Domingo
- Bagong Silangan
- Holy Spirit
- San Isidro Galas
- North Fairview
- Novaliches Proper
- New Era
The Quezon City local government said its HOPE 1 quarantine facility houses 20 confirmed patients and seven suspected patients. Fourteen rooms were still available as of Friday night.
While the HOPE 2 facility has 111 rooms and beds which are being used by confirmed and suspected COVID-19 patients. A total of 173 beds were still available as of Friday night.
This is where those who have been tested in the city’s community-based testing are brought to for self-isolation pending the release of COVID-19 test results.
As of Friday, 278 tests were conducted to screen for COVID-19 in community-based testing centers, local government hospitals, and by the QCESU.
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