COVID-19 updates: 3 active cases remain at NIC

covid-19 update covid-19 statistics as of may 25 2020 no new case

The Ministry of Health in a statement said that no new COVID-19 case was recorded in Brunei today, maintaining the national tally at 141.

Meanwhile, one new recovery was recorded yesterday, bringing the total number of discharged patients to 137. No new recovery was recorded today. There are currently 3 active cases being treated at the National Isolation Centre (NIC) in Tutong.

  • Two patients remain in critical condition, and both require heart/lung machine (ECMO) as well as respiratory assistance.
  • 164 individuals are currently undergoing mandatory self-isolation at monitoring centres provided by the government for those who have just arrived in the country after travelling abroad. At present, a total of 2,176 individuals have completed their mandatory self-isolation at the monitoring centres.
  • Since the emergence of COVID-19 in early January 2020, a total of 18,589 laboratory tests for COVID-19 have been conducted.

Over 200,000 on BruHealh App

The MoH said a total of 207,395 individuals have registered as users to the BruHealth application. In addition, a total of 3,386 businesses and premises have registered for the application.

Members of the public who have not registered are encouraged to download and register to the BruHealth App. “Public cooperation in the use of the Bruhealth app as well as scanning QR codes in and out of premises is necessary as it will ensure the safety of the public including the employees and customers, as well as facilitate the MoH to make contact tracing in case an outbreak of infection occurs.” said the ministry in its statement.


 

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