The Department of Health (DOH) Situationer Report with data as of July 28 recorded 100 new confirmed COVID-19 cases among health care workers, bringing the total cases to 4,691 or 5.6% of the cases in the country.
There are 56 new active cases, bringing the total to 1,121. The total active cases represent 24% of the total COVID-19 cases among health workers, making 1 of 4 cases among health care frontliners still an active case.
Recoveries rose to 3,534, with 44 new recoveries recorded on July 28. Total recoveries represent 75% of the total infections among health workers.
There were no new deaths reported after July 22.
While the DOH has confirmed 83,673 cases as of July 28, total positive individuals have reached 120,976, giving a difference of 37,303 that the Health Agency has yet to validate. The DOH also reported 4,573 testing backlogs as of July 28, lower by 5,675 than yesterday.