Covid-19 Advisory / June 23, 2020

DOH- Caraga and City Health Office (CHO) Bislig City reported first two (2) confirmed Covid-19 cases in Bislig City on June 20, 2020; and two (2) new cases on June 22, 2020, bringing the total number of cases to four (4), distributed as follows:

  • These four (4) confirmed Covid-19 cases have undergone the following:

      • all tested positive in rapid tests;

      • all tested positive in RT-PCR confirmatory tests;

      • under strict monitoring in isolation facility/hospital.

  • Contact tracing and containment measures are currently being undertaken.

  • Family members and close contacts of confirmed Covid-19 patients are under strict monitoring in city's quarantine facilities.


  • Situation is now under control and NO CAUSE of PANIC or ALARM to the public.

  • Bisliganons are advised to religiously follow the minimum health protocols set by the city government and medical experts, and unless necessary to go out, STAY AT HOME.


  • Secure isolation facilities for Covid-19 RT-PCR confirmed patients.

  • Secure quarantine facilities for families and closed contacts of confirmed Covid-19 patients for the containment and prevention of further C19 virus transmission/ exposure.

  • Provide medical and other related interventions.

  • Conduct contact tracing as to exposure of confirmed patients and family.

  • Coordinate closely with concerned DOH Provincial & Regional health professionals for any medical interventions.