Category: Health and Social Services

  • Free Cleft Lip And Palate Surgical Mission Benefits 39 Patients From The Province Of Iloilo

    Free Cleft Lip And Palate Surgical Mission Benefits 39 Patients From The Province Of Iloilo

    Iloilo Provincial Hospital has successfully concluded a Free Cleft Lip and Palate Surgical Mission. This initiative was made possible through a collaborative effort with Operation Newface (Smile Train) from June 13 to 16, 2024. In a letter addressed to Governor Arthur R. Defensor, Jr., the Chief of Hospital II of the Iloilo Provincial Hospital, Dr.…

  • “Stop the Spread, Go sa 4S Kontra Dengue”

    “Stop the Spread, Go sa 4S Kontra Dengue”

    As part of the Dengue Awareness Month and the ASEAN Dengue Day Celebration 2024 themed “Stop the Spread, Go sa 4S Kontra Dengue,” the Iloilo Provincial Government through the Iloilo Provincial Health Office (PHO) spearheaded today a conference on dengue prevention and management. PHO head Dr. Maria Socorro QuiΓ±on presented the dengue situation in the…

  • 1,700 Daycare Workers Trained in Early Childhood Care and Development

    1,700 Daycare Workers Trained in Early Childhood Care and Development

    1,700 daycare workers across Iloilo Province currently attend the Provincial Annual Convention for Daycare Workers organized by the Iloilo Provincial Social Welfare and Development Office (PSWDO) at the Grand Hotel in Iloilo City on June 10-11, 2024. Themed “𝐡𝑒𝑖𝑙𝑑𝑖𝑛𝑔 π΅π‘Ÿπ‘–π‘‘π‘”π‘’π‘ , πΆβ„Žπ‘Žπ‘›π‘”π‘–π‘›π‘” 𝐿𝑖𝑣𝑒𝑠: π»π‘œπ‘›π‘œπ‘Ÿπ‘–π‘›π‘” πΆπ‘œπ‘šπ‘π‘Žπ‘ π‘ π‘–π‘œπ‘› π‘Žπ‘›π‘‘ πΆπ‘œπ‘šπ‘šπ‘–π‘‘π‘šπ‘’π‘›π‘‘ π‘œπ‘“ πΆβ„Žπ‘–π‘™π‘‘ π·π‘’π‘£π‘’π‘™π‘œπ‘π‘šπ‘’π‘›π‘‘ π‘Šπ‘œπ‘Ÿπ‘˜π‘’π‘Ÿπ‘ ”, the convention aimed to capacitate…

  • 260 Patients Avail Free Surgery At Iloilo Provincial Hospital

    260 Patients Avail Free Surgery At Iloilo Provincial Hospital

    In a heartening display of medical philanthropy, 260 patients underwent crucial surgical procedures during the Free Surgical Mission held at Iloilo Provincial Hospital, Pototan, Iloilo last June 4 – 7, 2024. This initiative, aimed at providing essential healthcare services to those in need brought together local professionals to deliver life-changing operations at no cost to…

  • HIV Clinic

    HIV Clinic

    HIV is now pervasive in the Province of Iloilo. Ranking 2nd in Western Visayas with 429 confirmed infections, the HIV Clinic is working on preventing the spread of HIV. Organized by the IPH HIV and AIDS Core Team, the this project benefits patients infected with HIV and the citizens of the Province of Iloilo. The…

  • P55M Project For Guimbal District Hospital Upgrade

    P55M Project For Guimbal District Hospital Upgrade

    LOOK: Coordination meeting with DOH CHD6, DPWH, HMO, PEO, COH of RPGTDH and BM Jo Ann Germinanda representing Cong. Janette Garin to finalize the design and scope of works in the upgrading of our hospital facilities. #MoRProGResIloilo

  • Towards A Rabies-Free Iloilo

    Towards A Rabies-Free Iloilo

    The Iloilo Provincial Government, under the leadership of a well-performing and dedicated Governor Arthur Defensor Jr., aims for a rabies-free Iloilo by 2030. The Provincial Veterinarian’s Office headed by Dr. Darel B. Tabuada procured anti-rabies vaccines worth P8 million to vaccinate 70 per cent of the dog population in the province of Iloilo from February…

  • Health Cluster Action Plan

    Health Cluster Action Plan

    LOOK: El NiΓ±o action plan for health cluster presented by Provincial Health Office chief Dr. Maria Socorro QuiΓ±on at the 2nd quarter PDRRMC meeting. The PHO will provide water testing kits and chlorine granules for water disinfection to the 43 LGUs in the province to ensure sustainable and safe drinking water. Compliance of water refilling…

  • Fun Run Vs. Illegal Drugs

    Fun Run Vs. Illegal Drugs

    Iloilo Gov. Arthur Defensor Jr. is joining the call to strengthen public awareness of the dangers of illegal drugs. The governor, together with the employees of the Iloilo Provincial Government, participated in the Buhay Ingatan, Droga’y Ayawan (BIDA) Fun Run today, April 20, 2024, organized by the Iloilo City Government in partnership with the Department…

  • IPG Inks MOU With Unilab Foundation On Mental Health Program

    IPG Inks MOU With Unilab Foundation On Mental Health Program

    The Iloilo Provincial Government under Governor Arthur Defensor, Jr., and Unilab Foundation Inc. (ULF) represented by Operations Director Claire Papa signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU), symbolizing a joint commitment to enhancing the welfare of Ilonggo families and addressing pressing issues on mental health and youth empowerment. Under the agreement, ULF will collaborate with the…