Cebu Province’s first Intensive Care Unit (ICU) made available in CPH-Carcar

Fulfilling the promise of prioritizing health services by improving Cebu’s hospitals, Gov. Hilario P. Davide III led the opening yesterday of the intensive care unit (ICU) of the Cebu Provincial Hospital-Carcar City, the first hospital in the province to ever be equipped with an ICU. “First sa Sugbo (provincial hospitals) nga duna na kita’y ICU,” continue reading : Cebu Province’s first Intensive Care Unit (ICU) made available in CPH-Carcar

Davide, other govs exchange insights, best practices in health programs

Continue to listen to the poor and enable health groups. These are the insights shared by Cebu Governor Hilario P. Davide III and 8 other governors during the Provincial Leadership and Governance Program (PLGP) Governors’ Learning Forum held Saturday, March 10, in Pasig City. Davide was chosen to impart Cebu’s best practices in health services, continue reading : Davide, other govs exchange insights, best practices in health programs

P230M worth of hosp bldgs and upgrade for Cebu Prov’l Hospital-Bogo City begins

In Bogo City, northern Cebu, four new hospital buildings will soon rise within the compound of the existing Cebu Provincial Hospital – Bogo City. Considered as a result of the commitment and teamwork of the Cebu Provincial Government, local government units and the national government, the new hospital buildings and equipment is seen to benefit continue reading : P230M worth of hosp bldgs and upgrade for Cebu Prov’l Hospital-Bogo City begins

DOH lauds Capitol, province-run hosps for newborn screening program

The Cebu Provincial Government, as well as the provincial and district hospitals it currently runs, has been awarded by the Department of Health (DOH) for its successful implementation and promotion of newborn screening. During the Newborn Screening Visayas awarding ceremony last October 26, Capitol was given a special citation by DOH, recognizing its “active role continue reading : DOH lauds Capitol, province-run hosps for newborn screening program

Capitol’s residency program for doctors gets PB nod

The Provincial Health Office (PHO) has bolstered its efforts to ensure there will be enough doctors for Provincial Government-run hospitals when they are upgraded to Level 2 facilities. This after the Provincial Board (PB) approved on Monday a resolution for the doctors residency training during its regular session. The measure, endorsed by 7th district PB Member Christopher continue reading : Capitol’s residency program for doctors gets PB nod

Capitol, RIMC sign MOA for physicians’ training

Cebu Governor Hilario P. Davide III signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) with Region I Medical Center (RIMC) through their Chief of Hospital, Dr. Joseph Roland O. Mejia to train physicians in Cebu’s district and provincial hospitals. The training will be on the following specializations: Surgery, Obstetrics, Pediatrics, Internal Medicine and Anesthesia. Department of Health continue reading : Capitol, RIMC sign MOA for physicians’ training