MANILA, Mar 28 (Mabuhay) –The Philippines on Sunday reported 330 new COVID-19 cases, bringing the nationwide tally to 3,676,991.
The country’s active case count decreased to 42,835, according to data posted on the Department of Health’s (DOH) website, down from 43,486 active cases on Saturday.
A total of 3,575,141 people have been counted as recoveries, while the death toll climbed to 59,015.
The regions with the most cases in the past two weeks were the NCR with 1,801 infections, Region 4-A with 735, and Region 6 with 587.
A total of 19,960 individuals were tested as of March 26, with 299 laboratories being able to submit data.
Latest data showed that 24.64% out of the 3,701 total intensive care unit (ICU) beds for COVID-19 patients nationwide were in use.
At least 22.04% of the country’s 20,773 isolation beds were utilized, while 13.66% of the 14,037 ward beds nationwide were in use.
Meanwhile, in the National Capital Region (NCR), at least 24.68% of the 1,256 ICU beds were occupied. 21.44% of the region’s 4,613 isolation beds and 24.12% of the 3,943 ward beds were utilized. (MNS)