The Department of Health (DOH) Situationer Report with data as of August 3 recorded 57 new confirmed COVID-19 cases among health care workers, bringing the total cases to 5,153 or 4.8% of the cases in the country.
Active cases are at 422 or 8.2% of the total cases among health workers, after 17 more active cases were added after a day. Forty new recoveries were tallied, bringing the total to 4,692.
The Health agency recorded 106,330 confirmed cases, and the number of who tested positive is at 145,297. The difference between the DOH-confirmed and those who tested positive is at 38,967. The DOH also recorded 4,172 testing backlogs, which was 56 higher than yesterday.