The Mabalacat City Government thru its City Health Office (CHO) announced on Thursday its first confirmed coronavirus disease (COVID-19) case here.
Patient is a 67-year old male from Barangay Mabiga who was admitted in a private hospital in Magalang last March 17. He was identified person under investigation (PUI) by the Magalang Municipal Health Office.
Individuals who had close contact with the patient were placed under 14-day home quarantine.
CHO advisory clarified that the patient was discharged on March 25 and is now in stable condition.
As of April 2, Mabalacat City has one confirmed case, 271 persons under monitoring and 6 PUIs.