As of 5PM, 27 March 2020, the Department of Health (DOH) Central Visayas Center for Health Development reports 19 confirmed cases of COVID-19. This brings to 22 total number of cases in Central Visayas.
19 of these patients are from Cebu: 16 from Cebu City, 1 each from Lapu-Lapu City, Mandaue City and Cebu Province.
The DOH CVCHD also reports that 210 out 229 tested negative.
Source: DOH Central Visayas Center for Health Development
As the threat of the Coronavirus 2019 or COVID-19 rises every day, the Cebu province has taken a proactive approach and is pulling all stops in protecting the island. Here’s everything you need to know about COVID-19 and its symptoms: https://sugbo.ph/2020/corona-virus-in-cebu/
With this, an Executive Order was issued for the implementation of the drastic but necessary measures to avoid the spread of the virus. For more information, head on to: https://sugbo.ph/2020/cebu-implements-drastic-measures/
If you are sick and think you have symptoms of COVID-19, seek medical attention, call the local Coronavirus Health Information Line for advice: 0922-397-2334 / 0943-568-3298 / (032) 402-3091 / (032) 402-1269.