DOH-Ilocos Regional Director Paula Paz M. Sydiongo (sixth from left) is seen in photo with Ilocos Norte Governor Matthew Joseph M. Manotoc and Congressman Ferdinand Alexander A. Marcos III as she hands over the ceremonial key of the five (5) fully-equipped patient transport vehicles donated to the provincial government of Ilocos Norte at the Gov. Roque B. Ablan Sr. hospital grounds in Laoag City, Ilocos Norte on February 1, 2023.
The ambulances are fully equipped with a folding stretcher, nebulizer, portable suction machine, defibrillator, portable suction machine, examining light, aneroid sphygmomanometer, scoop stretcher, stethoscopes, non-contact thermometer, blood-glucose meter with strip, resuscitators for infant, pedia and adult; oxygen theraphy set; laryngoscopes set; immobilization devices, delivery set and patient transfer monitor.
Among the LGU recipients were Sarrat Health and Diagnostic Center, Bangui District Hospital, Piddig District Hospital, Vintar District Hospital and Gov. Roque B. Ablan Sr. Memorial Hospital.
(Benjie Cuaresma/Amado Inigo/MTVN)