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Bringing health services closer to the community through the 2nd Annual Medical, Surgical and Dental Mission


The Health Services Unit in cooperation with Dagyaw sa Kaaraydan (Volunteer for Healing) conducted the 2nd Medical, Surgical and Dental Mission at Relocation I, Brgy. Lumangan, Miagao Iloilo on May 21, 2017. Other than the members of the Dagyaw sa Kaaraydan medical mission team, there were also doctors and nurses who volunteered to participate. This activity is a way of sharing generosity and volunteerism for the people of the community concerning their health.

In the Medical consultation conducted there were 87 patient, 57 of which were adults and 30 were children. There were 30 patients for the dental service and 31 for the circumcision. The REAL Medical Laboratory and Diagnostic Center provided supplies and services for Random Blood Sugar (RBS) and Blood Typing Test prior to medical consultation. There were 35 patients who availed of the RBS while 37 for blood typing.

Through the help of our donors and sponsors, patients specifically those who have undergone circumcision were given complete dose of medicines. Other patients were also given initial dose and multi-vitamins.

The services were extended to residents of Brgy. Igpajo, Brgy. Sag-on and Brgy. Bugtong Lumangan.

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