DOH-MIMAROPA holds misting and disinfection operations in Calapan Port

DOH-MIMAROPA together with the officials of the Philippine Port Authority, Calapan City Government and health officials yesterday performed misting and disinfection operations for the elimination and control of mosquitoes carrying dengue and malaria at the Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) in Calapan City, Oriental Mindoro.


DOH infographic: What OFWs/travelers should do in countries where Ebola has been reported

From the Department of Health If you are traveling in countries where Ebola has been reported, please consult this infographic prepared by the Department of Health (DOH) as to how to avoid exposure and infection of the Ebola Virus. For more information, visit DOH’s Ebola Resource Center.


DOH-MIMAROPA launches regionwide disinfection and misting operations

The Department of Health – MIMAROPA (Mindoro, Marinduque, Romblon, Palawan) together with the officials of the Philippine Port Authority, Palawan Provincial Government and city health officials yesterday launched a regionwide disinfection and misting operations in all sea ports for the elimination of mosquitoes carrying dengue, malaria, and even filaria at the Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) in Puerto Princesa City, Palawan.


DOH to conduct specialized training program for medical workers on Ebola

The Department of Health (DOH) today announced that it will be conducting specialized training programs, in coordination with the World Health Organization (WHO) in the Philippines, for health workers on how to detect and treat cases of Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) and prevent the spread of the disease in the country.