Statement: DOH on preparedness measures for Typhoon Ruby

On December 4, 2014, the Department of Health (DOH) has declared a Code Blue alert for all DOH-retained hospitals in Regions IV-B (MIMAROPA), V (Bicol), VI (Western Visayas), VII (Central Visayas), and VIII (Eastern Visayas) as part of the comprehensive disaster preparedness measures to deal with and to lessen the anticipated impacts of Typhoon Ruby on local communities.