Cabanatuan suspends face-to-face checkups in health centers | Inquirer News

Cabanatuan suspends face-to-face checkups in health centers

By: - Correspondent / @AMGalangINQ
/ 03:05 PM August 20, 2021

CABANATUAN CITY––Face-to-face consultations in city health centers have been suspended amid the threats posed by the Delta and Lambda variants of COVID-19, the local government said Thursday, Aug. 19.

The city government said in an advisory that it had directed the health centers to keep their hotline numbers open to respond quickly to queries from residents.

ADVERTISEMENT

On Aug. 18, the city logged 50 new COVID-19 cases, 10 recoveries, and three deaths.

The new fatalities were a 46-year-old woman from Barangay Pangatian, a 56-year-old man from Barangay Barrera, and a 74-year-old man from Barangay Mabini Homesite.

FEATURED STORIES

The city has registered 3,451 confirmed cases, 2,991 recoveries, and 178 deaths related to the disease. INQ

lzb

For more news about the novel coronavirus click here.
What you need to know about Coronavirus.
For more information on COVID-19, call the DOH Hotline: (02) 86517800 local 1149/1150.

The Inquirer Foundation supports our healthcare frontliners and is still accepting cash donations to be deposited at Banco de Oro (BDO) current account #007960018860 or donate through PayMaya using this link.

Read Next
Don't miss out on the latest news and information.

Subscribe to INQUIRER PLUS to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer & other 70+ titles, share up to 5 gadgets, listen to the news, download as early as 4am & share articles on social media. Call 896 6000.

TAGS: Cabanatuan City, city health centers, consultations, COVID-19, Delta, face-to-face, Lambda variants, Regions
For feedback, complaints, or inquiries, contact us.

Subscribe to our daily newsletter



© Copyright 1997-2022 INQUIRER.net | All Rights Reserved

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By continuing, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. To find out more, please click this link.