Watch over your health, especially over the following symptoms associated with the Ebola Virus.
The following are guidelines on the procedure travelers should go through upon reentry into the Philippines from countries reported with the Ebola Virus.
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.
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.
The Department of Health (DOH) today declared that the Research Institute for Tropical Medicine (RITM), the country’s National Reference Center for Emerging and Re-emerging Infectious Diseases, is now more prepared to respond to the threat of Ebola Virus Disease (EVD).
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.
The Department of Health (DOH) – MIMAROPA (Mindoro, Marinduque, Romblon, Palawan) today reported a total of 94% coverage for the recently concluded measles, rubella and oral polio vaccine mass immunization (MR-OPV) campaign for 2014 held from September 1 to October 10, 2014.
Secretary Ona: The health challenges we face today are borderless. Hence our response must go beyond borders as well.
The Department of Health (DOH) today has joined again the global community in observing World Sight Day, a yearly day of awareness to focus global attention on blindness, visual impairment, and rehabilitation of the visually impaired.
The Department of Health (DOH) today introduced the Inactivated Polio Vaccine (IPV) as part of the expanded program on immunization for children in ceremonies held in Parañaque City.