The personnel of the Kolambugan Provincial Hospital lead by Dr. Demetrio U. Opamen celebrated their 44th Founding Anniversary on September 20, 2017 inside the function hall of the said hospital. The program commences when the employees of the KPH initiated a tree planting program where they planted Falcata tree seedlings on a lot located behind the provincial hospital building.
The tree planting activity participated by the environment friendly employees of the Kolambugan Provincial Hospital was a success due to their sincere and common act of taking care of the environment. One employee said that in the future these trees will help serve the hospital as it filters the air from the harmful Carbon Dioxide (CO2).
Right after the tree planting activity, a Mass was celebrated to give thanks to our Creator for the blessings received and enjoyed by the staffs and for their genuine act of taking care of the patients who are admitted to seek medical help.
Provincial Governor Imelda “Angging” Quibranza-Dimaporo wants all provincial employees to be sincere in their assigned tasked. “You all know that we wanted to give the best quality of service to our constituents. The Governor also appeals to all employees (Nurses and Doctors) of the six provincial hospitals to be nice with their patients regardless of creed or status. Healthcare personnel of the provincial hospitals are expected to provide the best medical care to their patients and to treat them equally…Though there are patients that irritates you but please remember your oath, you are here to serve and you pledged to devote yourself to serve those who are in need of your help,” said Governor Angging during the grand opening of New Kapatagan Provincial Hospital.
Acting Chief of Hospital, Dr. Demetrio U. Opamen encouraged and motivates the employees to live a legacy by working hard and with sincerity in performing their duties and responsibilities as civil servants dedicated to serve the constituents of Lanao del Norte, “The Land of Beauty and Bounty.” PIO-LDN