COVID-19 Philippine Situationer – Issue No. 475

The report details the total cases of COVID-19 in the Philippines as of 14 August 2021. The total number of active cases is 98,847. It notes that a person who is classified as having a mild case of COVID-19 but is considered high-risk due to age or the presence of comorbidities must be admitted to a treatment facility. Moreover, severe or critical cases must be admitted to a treatment facility regardless of inclusion in high-risk subgroups or presence of comorbidities (English).