Another confirmed case of the COVID-19 disease has been recorded today in Baguio City. The new case, a 32-year old male, is a nurse at the Baguio General Hospital and Medical Center (BGHMC) and is a resident of Maria Pucay Pinsao Proper barangay. He is the 11th health worker to contract the disease in the city.
According to Mayor Magalong, disinfection protocols, contact tracing, and quarantine measures have commenced immediately. The Lockdown of affected areas is also being considered.
To date, the total number of cases in Baguio City is now at 32, with two confirmed cases currently undergoing medical treatment.
As the city has just entered the General Community Quarantine (GCQ) status yesterday, residents are advised to strictly follow precautionary measures and guidelines set forth by the local government for everyone’s safety.