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Bantayan, Asturias to receive ambulance each

| by: Hearty Marie Rizarri

IMG_0446Municipalities of Bantayan and Asturias will be receiving an ambulance each from the Capitol.

The Provincial Board (PB), in its regular session last April 7, 2014, authorized Cebu Gov. Hilario Davide III to supply and deliver the said vehicles.

The new ambulances are equipped with basic life support tools such as first-aid kit and oxygen.

PB Raul Alcoseba, who sponsored the resolution, statedthat the new ambulances are intended for municipalities to be able to respond immediately during emergencies.

Total cost of the two units is P2,370,000.00.

Theinitiative is part of health services program, one of the top priorities of the provincial government. Heart Rizarri