From the Department of Health The Department of Health has released a report on the newly-diagnosed HIV/AIDS cases this July. See the document below: doh.gov.ph
The Department of Health – National Capital Regional Office (DOH-NCRO) warns residents against Soil-Transmitted Helminthiasis (STH), more commonly known as intestinal worms which are transmitted through contact with contaminated soil.
The Department of Health (DOH) – MIMAROPA (Mindoro, Marinduque, Romblon, and Palawan) today conducted a three-day consultative meeting with regional accountants to reconcile the Unliquidated Fund Transfers given to various local governments in the region and to address the issues and concerns for non-liquidation of long standing accounts.
The Department of Health (DOH) today reiterated that no patient seeking medical help should be turned away by any health facility, government or private. More so, if the patient’s condition is considered an emergency case. This, after reports circulated in the news and social media that a patient died after being turned away by a private hospital when the patient’s family failed to produce the amount required by the hospital as deposit.
Mindoro, Marinduque, Romblon, and Palawan (MIMAROPA) today began evaluating birthing homes in the region, both government and private owned, in order to improve maternal and neonatal services by directing local chief executives to require them to secure a License to Operate (LTO) from the regional office before a local permit can be issued to them.
The European Union (EU) and the Philippines recently signed the Philippines Health Sector Reform Contract (PHSRC). This is the third EU funded program to support the Philippine Health Sector Reform Agenda.
Department of Health MIMAROPA Region continuous to conduct computer literacy courses to various health workers all over the region to keep them up-to-date with the latest software applications and health information systems of the Department of Health.
Ang Ebola virus ang sanhi ng nakakahawa at nakakamatay na sakit sa tao at mga hayo tulad ng gorilla: ang Ebola Virus Disease o Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever. Apektado sa kasalukuyan ang mga bansa sa West Africa tulad ng Guinea, Liberia at Sierra Leone.
“We are still Ebola-free. But we are on our toes. We are closely monitoring all possible ports of entry,” the health chief said as he assured the public that we have the capability and the facility to address Ebola.
The Department of Health (DOH), in coordination with the Department of Education (DepEd), today spearheaded vision screening for the pupils of Cecilio Apostol Elementary School in Manila using a new vision screening tool to detect amblyopia or lazy eye as part of the observance of August Sight Saving Month.