CECC reports no new confirmed cases; 155 patients released from isolation

The Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) announced that no additional cases of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) were confirmed in Taiwan on April 16. The CECC reported that 962 additional cases related to COVID-19 were reported on April 15. As of writing, a cumulative total of 50,703 cases have been reported among which COVID-19 has been ruled out in 47,407. Of these reported cases, infection with COVID-19 was laboratory-confirmed in 395 cases. Of 395 confirmed cases in Taiwan, 340 are imported and 55 are indigenous. Of the confirmed cases, there have been 6 deaths, and 155 patients have been released from isolation while the remainder remains hospitalized in isolation.