Romblon News Network joins Public Health 101 Seminar of DOH-MIMAROPA in Palawan

Written by Lyle Gepe Formilleza | Romblon News

by Lyle Formilleza, Romblon News | Tuesday, 15 March 2016

Nagsimula na ngayong araw ang dalawang-araw na health seminar ng Department of Health (DOH) – MIMAROPA (Oriental/Occidental Mindoro, Marinduque, Romblon, Palawan) para sa mga media practitioners sa buong rehiyon kasama ang ilang national media reporters and correspondents.

Isa sa mga naimbetahan na dumalo ay ang Romblon News Network. Naimbetahan rin ang ilan pang local reporters mula sa Romblon Sun at Radyo Natin Looc.

Ang seminar ay may pinamagatang "Public Health 101" kung saan dito tatalakayin ang iba't ibang nakakahawa at hindi nakakahawang sakit, at ilang kaalaman kaugnay sa epidemiology.

“Health promotion is...

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DOH musters 401 grade school students in Romblon for a weeklong mass urine testing

Written by Paolo Mendoza | Romblon News

by Paolo Mendoza, Romblon News/PR-DOH | Wednesday, 09 March 2016

Department of Health (DOH) – MIMAROPA (Oriental/Occidental Mindoro, Marinduque, Romblon, Palawan) recently concluded a week long urine testing activity in the whole province of Marinduque from February 29 to March 4, 2016 as part of its effort in preventing kidney ailments in grade school children in the region.

A total of 12,945 elementary grade school children were screened from the five municipalities namely Sta. Cruz with 2692; Buenavista – 2630; Gasan – 2592; Mogpog – 2518; and Torrijos with 2513.

The region has also screened a total of 401 grade school students in...

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Doh assures PHILHEALTH coverage for indigents patients in Puerto Princesa city, Palawan

Written by Paolo Mendoza | Romblon News

by Paolo Mendoza, Romblon News/PR | Friday, 04 March 2016

DOH-MIMAROPA Regional Director Eduardo C. Janairo with ONP Chief of Hospital Dr. Melecio N. Dy and PPC Mayor Lucilo R. Bayron affixed their signatures during the signing of MOA on the implementation of the Philhealth Point of Care Sponsorship Program on February 29, 2016 at the Office of the City Mayor, City Hall, PPC, Palawan as witness by DOH and city officials .

Department of Health - MIMAROPA (Oriental/Occidental Mindoro, Marinduque, Romblon, and Palawan) Regional Director Eduardo C. Janairo with Ospital ng Palawan Chief of Hospital Melecio N. Dy and Puerto Princesa...

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DOH-MIMAROPA increases efforts in eliminating Malaria in Palawan Province

Written by Paul Jaysent Fos | Romblon News

by Paul Jaysent Fos, Romblon News/PR | Friday, 26 February 2016

The Department of Health (DOH) – MIMAROPA (Oriental/Occidental Mindoro, Marinduque, Romblon, Palawan) will increase its malaria elimination activities in all endemic areas in Palawan through a more intensified Indoor Residual Spraying (IRS) as approved during the three-day planning workshop with various municipal health officers of the province held at the Asturias Hotel in Puerto Princesa City on February 22-24, 2016.

According to Regional Director Eduardo C. Janairo, they will implement a three cycle spraying operation to ensure that the efficacy of the insecticide will be sustained and remained effective throughout the...

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