Dengvaxia recipients in Mimaropa, fine and healthy

BUENAVISTA, Marinduque – Department of Health (DOH) – MIMAROPA (Oriental/Occidental Mindoro, Marinduque, Romblon, Palawan) today declared that all of the identified Dengvaxia recipients in the region are well and in good health. “We have assessed and evaluated all of the Dengvaxia vaccinees in the region and they remain to be fit and healthy. Dengue kits were given to help as protection from getting dengue which includes multivitamins, a thermometer, mosquito net, mosquito repellent, soap, manual of information on dengue,” Regional Director Eduardo C. Janairo stated. “We will continue to monitor…

DOH Mimaropa donates portable ultra sound devices to LGU, MHO and NGO

Department of Health (DOH) – MIMAROPA (Oriental/Occidental Mindoro, Marinduque, Romblon, Palawan) yesterday donated 24 portable ultrasound devices accompanied by tablets to local government executives, municipal health officers and non-government organizations as part of its mandate to provide equitable and accessible quality healthcare for all. “The portable ultrasound device, as a basic medical equipment, will provide local health facilities the means to improve the delivery of primary care in their respective areas, especially those under the Geographically Isolated and Disadvantage Areas (GIDA) of the region,” Regional Director Eduardo C. Janairo stated…

74 na naturukan ng Dengvaxia sa Mimaropa, binabantayan ng DOH

Kinilala ng Department of Health (DOH) Mimaropa sa pamamagitan ng binuong Dengvaxia Task Force ang 74 na mag-aaral sa rehiyon na nabakunahan ng Dengvaxia na gawa ng French pharmaceutical na Sanofi Pasteur. Ayon kay Regional Director Eduardo Janairo, ang mga nabakunahan ay pawang mula sa lalawigan ng Marinduque, Occidental at Oriental Mindoro kung saan dalawa rito ay nabigyan ng full medical assistance. Sinabi pa ni Janairo na ang mga nabakunahan ng Dengvaxia ay may edad 9 hanggang 41 anyos at karamihan sa mga ito ay nabakunahan sa mga pribadong klinika…

DOH, DAP signs MOA for the evaluation of drug rehabilitation programs in Mimaropa

Department of Health (DOH) – Mimaropa (Oriental/Occidental Mindoro, Marinduque, Romblon, Palawan) and the Development Academy of the Philippines (DAP) yesterday signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) for the assessment and evaluation of the drug rehabilitation programs conducted in the region. “We need to identify if the five modalities of community-based drug treatment and rehabilitation we have implemented in the five provinces are successful and effective. This will be a formative evaluation and the results are intended to provide analysis and information,” Regional Director Eduardo C. Janairo stated during the MOA…