Four New COVID-19 Cases Crops Up In Baguio City


BAGUIO CITY (April 25, 2020) — Four new Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) cases were recorded in Baguio City Saturday.

All four are health workers at the Baguio General Hospital and Medical Center,  Mayor Benjamin Magalong confirmed.

Two are doctors, one is a nurse and the other one is a hospital clerk.

They are from Woodsgate Subd. Camp 7, Sto. Tomas Proper and from BGH Compound barangays.

All patients are confined at the BGHMC and are stable.

For containment, the mayor said he will order the lockdown of the subject barangays and subdivision.

BGHMC Medical Chief Ricardo Ruñez said they have started all necessary measures to trace all contacts and are preparing their hospital staff for testing.

“We will start disinfecting wards, have advised to temporarily stop admissions and communicating with other hospitals for this matter. We will continue with the triage,” Ruñez said.

Artemio Dumlao