The Department of Health (DOH) Beat COVID-19 Philippine Situationer with data as of August 14 recorded 80 new COVID-19 cases in a day among health workers, bringing the total to 5,898.
The DOH also reported 838 active cases among health workers, reporting 61 cases more than yesterday. Of the active cases, 2 are critical, 4 severe, 615 mild and 215 asymptomatic. In one day, 56 new recoveries were recorded.
A total of 192,072 individuals have tested positive, while the DOH have confirmed 153,660 COVID-19 cases. There is a difference of 38,412 cases that tested positive that the DOH have yet to validate to know whether this number would be included in the confirmed cases. The DOH also reported 4,860 testing backlogs as of August 14.