Company nurse among 5 new COVID-19 cases in Zambales | Inquirer News

Company nurse among 5 new COVID-19 cases in Zambales

/ 12:49 PM August 20, 2020

SAN ANTONIO, ZAMBALES –– Five new cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) infections are being treated in Zambales as of Wednesday, Aug. 19.

Among them is a 27-year-old woman who serves as company nurse of a call center inside the Subic Bay Freeport, and a 37-year-old woman who is related to a previous COVID-19 patient, according to Dr. Noel Bueno, provincial health director.


The latest infections raised the total number of Zambales patients to 83, of which 59 have recovered. Zambales has one fatality.


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