The report of the Department of Health reported no deaths from COVID-19; meanwhile, an additional 61 confirmed cases and 48 probable cases were registered, while the agency's dashboard indicates a very high number of people hospitalized with 147.
This number of people hospitalized with COVID-19 It is double what was reported about two weeks ago. As of Monday, March 22, Health data indicated that there were 70 people admitted to hospitals for the coronavirus.
Without additional deaths, the total number of confirmed deaths amounts to 64 and the probable remains at 95, therefore, the total deaths is 159. It is important to remember that any death recorded after the report is issued will be reflected in subsequent reports.
The results of the confirmed cases of COVID-19 correspond to 1,107 women and 1,128 men, for a total of 2,235. The total number of confirmed cases was adjusted, after adding three cases, one with a sample collection date of June 16 and two cases with a sample collection date of June 23. The reported cases are those that have a positive PCR test, with a sample date of June 28 to July 6.
On the other hand, 48 additional probable cases were registered with a collection date that includes from June 26 to 6 of July. In this line, the total is 6,627, after being adjusted, by subtracting three cases that had a positive molecular test, subsequently, and added to the cases registered as part of this report. On the other hand, eight probable cases were added with sample dates from June 1 to 17. The probable cases are divided into 3,541 women and 3,086 men.
The adjustments in totals are made as part of an effort by the Department of Health, entities and clinical laboratories to ensure that all samples taken for COVID-19 are recorded in the Bio Portal, regardless of the date it was taken.
Summary of the Department of Health report:
Additional confirmed cases: 61
Total confirmed cases: 2,235
Additional probable cases: 48  Total probable cases: 6,627
Additional confirmed deaths: 0
Total confirmed deaths: 64
Additional probable deaths: 0
Total probable deaths: 95
Total reported deaths: 159