Medical Mission Special Project of Mayor Manny Alvarez
The Medical Mission was conducted at the Laurel Park, Poblacion C, Rosario, Batangas.
Date of Implementation
The Medical Mission was held January 24, 2012.
The Office of the Municipal Mayor in cooperation with the Office of the Vice President were the lead agencies implementing this project. The Office for Health Services have management and operational control of the mission.
Municipal Government of Rosario Batangas has a history of providing medical assistance to depressed areas, with successful missions conducted in various barangays in the past and in recent times.
This year was no exemption because we wished to reach out to even more people who experience the struggles and challenges of life on a daily basis. Primary health care, being a basic need is a priority of the current administration of Honorable Mayor Manuel B. Alvarez.
This is why we take advantage of any and every opportunity to conduct a medical mission in cooperation with the private sector and other government agencies for the benefit of the people of Rosario.
This is a project in cooperation with the Office of the Vice President Jojo Binay, to serve the people of the Philippines. This activity is also part of the Kalusugan Pangkalahatan Program of the National Government..
- To provide medical consultations, dental and ophthalmological services.
- To provide free medicines and free reading glasses while supplies last.
The services that will be provided will be medical consultation, dental and ophthalmological check-ups. Complimentary supplies will also be provided such as free medicines and free reading glasses.
A total of over 1,000 beneficiaries were benefited by the Mission. In all probability, all those who took time and effort to wait in line were given medical services.
- Flow of Services
Next areas were for taking Vital Signs and Vision Tests before proceeding to the designated Waiting Areas for requested service.
The medical doctors, ophthalmologists and dentists provided complete treatment for the requested service on a first come first serve basis. The last step was the dispensation of medicines in the pharmacy area or the releasing of eyeglasses in the optical services area.
- Volume of Patients
- Budgetary Requirements
- Lead Agency and Support Agencies
- Medical Personnel
- Volunteer Support Staff
- Security Arrangement
- Food and Refreshments
- Monitoring Attendance and Beneficiaries
Source of Fund
Funding for this Medical Mission was sourced from the Special Projects under the Office of the Municipal Mayor.