The Department of Health (DOH) Beat COVID-19 Philippine Situationer with data as of September 19 recorded 74 new COVID-19 cases in a day among health workers, bringing the total to 9,042. One in every 31 confirmed COVID-19 case in the country is a health worker.
The Health agency reported 803 active cases among health workers, with 38 cases added in a day.
The DOH also tagged 55 new recoveries, bringing the total recoveries to 8,145.
Total deaths among health workers is now at 59 after 1 new death is reported on this day. The DOH has recorded a total of 4,830 deaths.
A total of 332,326 individuals have tested positive, while the DOH have confirmed 283,460 COVID-19 cases. There is a difference of 48,8667 cases between those that tested positive and those that the DOH have confirmed.