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Quezon City reports 576 recoveries from Covid-19 

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Quezon City reported 110 new recoveries from coronavirus as of 7 p.m. of May 18, bringing the total to 576, exceeding the number of deaths at 161.

The Quezon City Health Department (QCHD) said the number of confirmed cases in the city also reached 1,832.

Like in the previous tallies, the DOH record differed from the COVID-19 validated cases by the Quezon City Epidemiology and Surveillance Unit (QCESU) and the District Health Offices, which stood at 1,484.

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The QCHD report revealed that 1,663 confirmed cases with complete addresses were tallied in the city, while the number of active COVID-19 cases, pertaining to those who have not fully recovered, have reached 747.

Breakdown of COVID-19 cases by barangay

District 1-132: Alicia, 0; Bagong Pag-asa, 8; Bahay Toro, 27; Balingasa, 2; Bungad, 1; Damar, 2; Damayan, 0; Del Monte, 4; Katipunan, 1; Lourdes, 4; Maharlika, 1; Manresa, 6; Mariblo, 2; Masambong, 1; NS Amoranto, 9; Nayong Kanluran, 0; Paang Bundok, 1; Pag-ibig sa Nayon, 0; Paltok, 8; Paraiso, 0; Phil-am, 3; Project 6, 2; Ramon Magsaysay, 2; Saint Peter, 4; Salvacion, 2; San Antonio, 11; San Isidro Labrador, 2; San Jose, 3; Santa Cruz, 0; Sienna, 0; Sta.Teresita, 7; Sto. Cristo, 7; Sto. Domingo, 5; Veterans Village, 5; West Triangle, 2.

Deaths-33: Bagong Pag-asa, 2; Bahay Toro, 4; Bungad, 1; Del Monte, 1; Lourdes, 4; Maharlika, 1; Manresa, 1; Mariblo, 1; Masambong, 2; Pag-ibig sa Nayon, 1; Paltok, 3; Phil-am, 2; Project 6, 1; Ramon Magsaysay, 1; San Antonio, 1; San Isidro Labrador, 2; Sienna, 1; Sto. Domingo, 3; West Triangle, 1.

Recoveries-106: Alicia, 2; Bagong Pag-asa, 2; Bahay Toro, 25; Balingasa, 1; Bungad, 2; Damayan, 5; Del Monte, 3; Lourdes, 3; Maharlika, 4; Manresa, 5; Mariblo, 4; NS Amoranto, 2; Nayong Kanluran, 1; Pag ibig sa Nayon, 1; Paltok, 2; Phil-Am, 3; Project 6, 1; Ramon Magsaysay, 1; Salvacion, 4; San Antonio, 5; San Isidro Labrador, 2; San Jose, 2; Sienna, 4; Santa Cruz, 3; Sta Teresita, 1; Sto. Cristo, 6; Sto. Domingo, 5; Veterans Village, 4; West Triangle, 2.

Active/Recovering-271: Alicia, 2; Bagong Pag-asa, 12; Bahay Toro, 56; Balingasa, 3; Bungad, 4; Damar, 2; Damayan, 5; Del Monte, 8; Katipunan, 1; Lourdes, 11; Maharlika, 6; Manresa, 12; Mariblo, 7; Masambong, 3; NS Amoranto, 11; Nayong Kanluran, 1; Paang Bundok, 1; Pag-ibig sa Nayon, 2; Paltok, 13; Paraiso, 1; Phil-am, 8; Project 6, 4; Ramon Magsaysay, 4; Saint Peter, 4; Salvacion, 6; San Antonio, 17; San Isidro Labrador, 6; San Jose, 5; Santa Cruz, 3; Sienna, 5; Sta. Teresita, 8; Sto. Cristo, 13; Sto. Domingo, 13; Veterans Village, 9; West Triangle, 5.

District 2-75: Bagong Silangan, 6; Batasan Hills, 34; Commonwealth, 15; Holy Spirit, 14; Payatas, 6.

Deaths-18: Bagong Silangan, 1; Batasan Hills, 10; Commonwealth, 2; Holy Spirit, 4; Payatas, 1.

Recoveries-76: Bagong Silangan, 5; Batasan Hills, 37; Commonwealth, 11; Holy Spirit, 16; Payatas, 7.

Active/Recovering-169: Bagong Silangan, 12; Batasan Hills, 81; Commonwealth, 28; Holy Spirit, 34; Payatas, 14.

District 3-90: Amihan, 0; Bagumbayan, 2; Bagumbuhay, 2; Blue Ridge A, 0; Blue Ridge B, 0; Camp Aguinaldo, 2; Dioquino Zobel, 0; Duyan-duyan, 0; E. Rodriguez, 9; East Kamias, 0; Escopa 4, 1; Escopa 1, 2; Escopa 3, 2; Libis, 6; Loyola Heights, 2; Marilag, 1; Masagana, 0; Matandang Balara, 15; Milagrosa, 4; Pansol, 3; Quirino 2-A, 0; Quirino 2-B, 1; Quirino 2-C, 1; Quirino 3-A, 1; San Roque, 14; Silangan, 3; Socorro, 11; Ugong Norte, 3; West Kamias, 3; White Plains, 2.

Deaths-26: Dioquino Zobel, 1; E Rodriguez, 2; East Kamias, 2; Escopa 1, 1; Masagana, 1; Matandang Balara, 8; Milagrosa, 1; Pansol, 2; San Roque, 2; Silangan, 1, Socorro, 2; Ugong Norte, 3.

Recoveries-120: Amihan, 2; Bagumbayan, 4; Bagumbuhay, 2; Blue Ridge A, 2; Blue Ridge B, 1; Camp Aguinaldo, 2; Duyan-duyan, 2; E. Rodriguez, 11; East Kamias, 1; Escopa 1, 3; Escopa 3, 1; Libis, 5; Loyola Heights, 7; Marilag, 7; Masagana, 2; Matandang Balara, 26; Milagrosa, 3; Pansol, 6; Quirino 2-A, 2; Quirino 2-B, 1; Quirino 2-C, 1; San Roque, 9; Silangan, 1; Socorro, 8; Ugong Norte, 6; West Kamias, 2; White Plains, 3.

Active/Recovering-236: Amihan, 2; Bagumbayan, 6; Bagumbuhay, 4; Blue Ridge A, 2; Blue Ridge B, 1; Camp Aguinaldo, 4; Dioquino Zobel, 1; Duyan-duyan, 2; E. Rodriguez, 22; East Kamias, 3; Escopa 4, 1; Escopa 1, 6; Escopa 3, 3; Libis, 11; Loyola Heights, 9; Marilag, 8; Masagana, 3; Matandang Balara, 49; Milagrosa, 8; Pansol, 11; Quirino 2-A, 2; Quirino 2-B, 2; Quirino 2-C, 2; Quirino 3-A, 1; San Roque, 25; Silangan, 5; Socorro, 21; Ugong Norte, 12; West Kamias, 5; White Plains, 5.

District 4-205: Bagong Lipunan ng Crame, 5; Botocan, 0; Central, 10; Damayang Lagi, 13; Don Manuel, 1; Dona Aurora, 7; Dona Imelda, 7; Dona Josefa, 1; Horseshoe, 1; Immaculate Concepcion, 6; Kalusugan, 11; Kamuning, 3; Kaunlaran, 6; Kristong Hari, 3; Krus Na Ligas, 2; Laging Handa, 3; Malaya, 1; Mariana, 15; Obrero, 5; Old Capitol Site, 2; Paligsahan, 4; Pinagkaisahan, 2; Pinyahan, 22; Roxas, 12; Sacred Heart, 2; San Isidro, 3; San Martin De Porres, 11; San Vicente, 1; Santol, 4; Sikatuna Village, 3; South Triangle, 12; Sto. Nino, 1; Tatalon, 18; Teachers Vill. East, 1; Teachers Vill. West, 1; UP Campus, 2; UP Village, 2; Valencia, 2.

Deaths-41: Dona Aurora, 1; Dona Imelda, 2; Horse shoe, 1; Immaculate Concepcion, 3; Kalusugan, 1; Kamuning, 2; Kaunlaran, 1; Kristong Hari, 3; Mariana, 1; Old Capitol Site, 1; Paligsahan, 2; Pinagkaisahan, 1; Pinyahan, 5; San Isidro, 2; San Martin De Porres, 1; Santol, 1; Sikatuna Village, 1; South Triangle, 2; Sto Nino, 1; Tatalon, 6; UP Campus, 3.

Recoveries-140: Bagong Lipunan ng Crame, 11; Botocan, 1; Damayang Lagi, 5; Don Manuel, 4; Dona Aurora, 1; Dona Imelda, 4; Immaculate Concepcion, 3; Kalusugan, 5; Kamuning, 6; Kaunlaran, 6; Kristong Hari, 4; Krus Na Ligas, 1; Laging Handa, 4; Malaya, 2; Mariana, 6; Obrero, 3; Paligsahan, 3; Pinagkaisahan, 3; Pinyahan, 9; Roxas, 8; Sacred Heart, 2; San Isidro, 5; San Martin De Porres, 1; South Triangle, 9; Sto. Nino. 2; Tatalon, 18; Teachers Vill East, 3; Teachers VIll. West, 2; UP Campus, 1; UP Village, 2; Valencia, 4.

Active/Recovering-386: Bagong Lipunan ng Crame, 16; Botocan, 1; Central, 12; Damayang Lagi, 15; Don Manuel, 5; Dona Aurora, 9; Dona Imelda, 13; Dona Josefa, 1; Horseshoe, 2; Immaculate Concepcion, 12; Kalusugan, 17; Kamuning, 11; Kaunlaran, 13; Kristong Hari, 10; Krus na Ligas, 3; Laging Handa, 7; Malaya, 3; Mariana, 22; Obrero, 7; Old Capitol Site, 3; Paligsahan, 9; Pinagkaisahan, 6; Pinyahan, 36; Roxas, 20; Sacred Heart, 4; San Isidro, 10; San Martin De Porres, 13; San Vicente, 1; Santol, 5; Sikatuna Village, 4; South Triangle, 23; Sto. Nino, 4; Tatalon, 42; Teachers Vill. East, 4; Teachers Vill. West, 3; UP Campus, 6; UP Village, 4; Valencia, 6.

District 5-68: Bagbag, 9; Capri, 1; Fairview, 12; Greater Lagro, 6; Gulod, 1; Kaligayahan, 3; Nagkaisang Nayon, 2; North Fairview, 6; Novaliches Proper, 4; Pasong Putik, 1; San Agustin, 2; San Bartolome, 7; Santa Monica, 8; Sta Lucia, 3.

Deaths-19: Bagbag, 1; Fairview, 6; Gulod, 3; Kaligayahan, 1; North Fairview, 2; Pasong Putik, 1; San Agustin, 2; San Bartolome, 2; Santa Monica, 1.

Recoveries-46: Bagbag, 7; Fairview, 7; Greater Lagro, 5; Gulod, 3; Kaligayan, 3; North Fairvew, 4; Novaliches Proper, 3; Pasong Putik, 1; San Bartolome, 6; Santa Monica, 7.

Active/Recovering-133: Bagbag, 17; Capri, 1; Fairview, 25; Greater Lagro, 11; Gulod, 7; Kaligayahan, 10; Nagkaisang Nayon, 2; North Fairview, 12; Novaliches Proper, 7; Pasong Putik, 3; San Agustin, 4; San Bartolome, 15; Santa Monica, 16; Sta Lucia, 3.

District 6-177: Apolonio Samson, 8; Baesa, 10; Balong Bato, 0; Culiat, 48; New Era, 26; Pasong Tamo, 31; Sangandaan, 2; Sauyo, 25; Talipapa, 4; Tandang Sora, 23.

Deaths-24: Baesa, 1; Balong Bato, 1; Culiat, 5; New Era, 4; Pasong Tamo, 3; Sauyo, 2; Talipapa, 1; Tandang Sora, 7.

Recoveries-88: Apolonio Samson, 6; Baesa, 4; Balong Bato, 2; Culiat, 18; New Era, 14; Pasong Tamo, 15; Sangandaan, 3; Sauyo, 6; Talipapa, 7; Tandang Sora, 13.

Active/Recovering-289: Apolonio Samson, 14; Baesa, 15; Balong Bato, 3; Culiat, 71; New Era, 44; Pasong Tamo, 49; Sangandaan, 5; Sauyo, 33; Talipapa, 12; Tandang Sora, 43.

Extreme enhanced community quarantine (EECQ)

EECQ is enforced in barangays with at least two confirmed COVID-19 cases and in various streets and/or in congested urban poor areas where fast transmission is most likely to occur.

Mayor Joy Belmonte explained this will still be subjected to daily review depending on the number of cases/recoveries.

She added the newly reported barangays with two cases have not yet been included in the list as they are still subjected to validation.

As of 7 p.m. of May 18, the city government has imposed EECQ in the following barangays:

Tandang Sora, Kalusugan, Ramon Magsaysay, Maharlika, Tatalon, Batasan Hills, Pasong Tamo, Central, San Roque, Paligsahan, Bagong Lipunan ng Crame, South Triangle, Culiat, Bahay Toro, E. Rodriguez, San Isidro Labrador, Matandang Balara, Teachers Village West, Manresa, Paltok, Sto. Domingo, Bagong Silangan, Holy Spirit, Payatas, Marilag, Socorro, Kamuning, Pinyahan, San Isidro Galas, Commonwealth, Pansol, North Fairview, Novaliches Proper, and New Era.

Hope 1 facility

As of May 17, Hope 1 has 29 confirmed and six suspected COVID-19 patients with six rooms still available.

Hope 2 facility

Currently, 167 rooms/beds in Hope 2 are occupied by confirmed and suspected COVID-19 patients, while 127 beds remain unoccupied.

Those who have been tested in the city’s community-based testing centers are brought to this facility for self-isolation while waiting for their results.

Hope 3 facility

Hope 3 was recently opened to accommodate confirmed and suspected COVID-19 nursing mothers and their babies. The facility is equipped with 84 beds, cribs, bassinets, and other baby essentials.

As of May 18, 27 confirmed patients are confined in the facility.

Community-based testing

On May 18, a total of 412 tests were conducted in testing centers in all three local government hospitals, and by the QCESU.

Of the 412 tests, 99 were done in Novaliches District Hospital, 23 in Rosario Maclang-Bautista General Hospital, 49 at SB Park Novaliches, 76 at Asian Institute of Tourism, and 165 by the QCESU.

Special concern lockdown (SCL) areas

The Quezon City government has placed certain areas in Barangays Bahay Toro, Culiat, Sauyo, Batasan Hills and Tatalon under the 14-day special concern lockdown since May 13 due to the high number of COVID-19 cases.

Initial areas under SCL include:

Sitio Militar in Barangay Bahay Toro, Vargas Compound-Adelfa Metro Heights-Abanay and Ancop Canada in Barangay Culiat, Lower Gulod in Barangay Sauyo, 318 Dakila St., 2nd Alley Kalayaan B and Masbate St. in Barangay Batasan Hills, Victory Avenue, ROTC Hunters, BMA Avenue, and Agno St. in Barangay Tatalon.


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