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Philippines: Outstanding Volunteers for 2013 to be awarded


Quezon City: With “volunteerism” becoming a buzzword for 2013 mainly due to the devastation brought about by Typhoon Yolanda, the government once again emphasizes the need to recognize community heroes and their efforts not only in emergency response but in nation-building as well.  The national awardees for the Individual Category are Arvin O. Marabiles and Demetrio P. Anduyan, Jr. Marabiles from Davao City formed the Saint Francis Xavier Trabungco Mountaineering Club Search and Rescue Group (SFX TRABMOC), which is the only volunteer emergency response group in Northern Davao.  He personally assists SFX TRABMOC in
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Philippines: Davao City's 911 gets 10 New Ambulances


Davo City: Central 911 got an early Christmas gift from the City Government with the turnover of 10 brand new ambulances during the opening of Pasko Fiesta celebration at the Rizal Park on December 09 Monday. In an interview, Central 911 head Emmanuel Jaldon told reporters that these ambulances are equipped with pre-hospital care equipment, and will be deployed to 911’s 3 satellite stations in Panacan, Calinan, and Toril. But Jaldon has yet to determine as to how many units that each of the satellite station will get, but added it will depend on the demand for better and quicker emergency response in their area of responsibility. &ldq
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Philippines: Bigger Budget for Ambulances


Cebu City: The Cebu Provincial Board (PB) has asked the Integrated Provincial Health Office (IPHO) to increase its allocation for the operation of ambulances in Cebu’s provincial and district hospitals. PB member Jude Durano-Sybico said he received complaints from his constituents in Cebu’s 5th district that they were charged with P200 to P300 to pay for the use of an ambulance. IPHO head Cynthia Genesolango confirmed that district hospitals ask for fuel charges due to its limited funds.
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Philippines: Province Opens P80-M Hospital in Sipalay with Helipad for Emergency Evacuation


Negros Occidental opened its P80-million hospital in Splay City which is expected to further boost the tourism industry in southern Negros. Governor Alfredo Marañon led local officials in the opening of the Merceditas Montilla District hospital on Monday December 16. The donor of the 2 hectare lot, Merceditas Montilla, was also present. The hospital can also accommodate residents of nearby Bayawan, Negros Oriental, the governor said. Sipalay City Mayor Oscar Montilla said statistics show that in 2012, about 34,000 tourists, mostly Europeans, came to Sipalay City for their diving sorties, and the figure increased by five percent this
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Philippines: Hospitals in Region 12 on 'white alert' for Holiday Season for Emergency Response


General Santos: The Department of Health (DOH) in Region 12 and all government and private hospitals in the region will be on code white alert beginning December 21 Saturday in connection with the upcoming Christmas and New Year celebrations. Jenny Ventura, DOH-12 health education officer, said on December 20 Friday such move was aimed “to ensure immediate and proper response to emergency cases that might arise in the area during the celebrations and the long holiday break.”  “All hospitals and health facilities and our operations center will be on standby 24/7 during the period in anticipation of any eventuality that
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