THE City Health Office Friday, October 22, 2021, reported 23 new cases of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19).
The relatively lower cases brought the number of active Covid cases down to 746,225 of whom were admitted to the Northern Mindanao Medical Center and other hospitals in the city, 519 were outpatients, and two ROFs/LSIs.
Of the 23 new confirmed cases, nine were local index cases, eight were close contacts of previously confirmed cases and six were local authorized persons outside of residence (Apors).
The new local cases brought the cumulative number of infections in the city to 20,039.
Cagayan de Oro also registered 26 new coronavirus-positive persons who were now tagged as "recovered." This brought the total number of recoveries in Cagayan de Oro to 18,457.
The number of Covid-19 deaths in the city was now at 836.
Meanwhile, the total number of vaccinated individuals who tested positive for coronavirus in Cagayan de Oro was now at 5,021.
Of the 5,021 vaccinees, 3,124 were vaccinated with Sinovac vaccine, 928 were vaccinated with AstraZeneca, 338 with Pfizer, 296 with Sputnik V, 306 with Janssen, six with Sinopharm, 23 with Moderna.