Contact tracing up in S. Kudarat town after Covid-19 patient dies


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She also appealed to all who knowingly and unknowingly had close contact with any of the teacher’s family and relatives to see the town health office. To date, three persons have died due to Covid 19 since March 18 in Sultan Kudarat. One in Tacurong Ctiy and the other in Lambayong. —LBG, GMA News


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He said the town’s contact tracing team had already identified some of the persons who were exposed to the employees’ mom. Tests would follow, he said. Mendez asked those who had close contact with surviving members of the fatality and their close relatives to report to the municipal health office if COVID-19 symptoms develop.


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The mayor said the Municipal Health Office (MHO) will do contact tracing to determine who the patient was in close contact with. “Let us continue to be brave in these difficult times and adhere to the prescribed regulations set forth by our office,” Tetangco added.