The latest bulletin of Department of Health (DOH) as of 8:00 pm on Thursday, March 19 stated that a total of 217 patients have tested positive for COVID-19.
On the other hand, 3 more patients have already recovered from COVID-19. The Philippines now has 7 recoveries so far.
Two patients – Patients 15 and 26 – were discharged from the hospital after testing negative for the disease twice. The 3rd case, Patient 13, was released from the hospital even if the result of his second COVID-19 test is yet to be released.
The DOH also reported that 3 patients with COVID-19 died, bringing the Philippines’ total fatalities to 17.