TAGUIG MEGA QUARANTINE FACILITYMayor Lino Cayetano made the announcement in the “Laging Handa” public briefing Friday (July 17) where he discussed the measures Taguig is implementing to curb the spread of the virus.
The 500-bed mega quarantine facility is located at the Lakeshore Area in Barangay Lower Bicutan. Another quarantine facility will be opened in Bonifacio Global City (BGC) in Brgy. Fort Bonifacio.
Taguig uses 'Robonurses' to care for Covid-19 patientsThe Taguig City government has deployed "robonurses" to tend to patients with coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) as part of its efforts to safeguard its medical personnel.
COVID-19 IN TAGUIGToday, there are 2,997 confirmed COVID-19 cases in the city after tallying 164 new cases. Barangay Fort Bonifacio has the most cases with 577, followed by Barangay Lower Bicutan with 307.
2,678 recovered from the infection while 39 died. The city has one of the lowest fatality rate not only in NCR but in the whole country.
COVID-19 cases at the construction site are asymptomatic and with mild symptoms, the mayor said.