The Regional Office of the Department of Health-10, represented by Dr. Nimfa B. Torrizo, MPH, Director IV through the Municipal Health Officers handed over the latest Health Center in Barangay Taden in the Municipality of Tubod on August 16, 2017. Provincial Governor Imelda “Angging” Quibranza-Dimaporo attended the significant event together with Barangay Captain Florinda M. Baruman. The residents of Taden were pleased to have this health center in their area.
The project of DOH supports the programs of the Rural Health Unit in the Municipality of Tubod. This will help ensure the sustainability of the services provided by the health workers to the health needs of the residents of Barangay Taden. The health center will offer the best care possible to the members of the community particularly those who are underprivileged constituents of the society.
Barangay Taden will be the one responsible in taking care of the building, in its operation, the maintenance, and other development that could further advance and improve the health services offered by the health center.
Barangay Captain Florinda M. Baruman is thankful to the Department of Health in giving Barangay Taden a health center that could cater and address the basic health services for the people of the barangay. The Chairman as well thanked Provincial Governor Imelda “Angging” Quibranza-Dimaporo for the support in making this health center available to the residents of Barangay Taden.
Health Center is essentials to every barangay; it is equipped with primary level of health care. In addition, this is the first contact point of the residents when it needs medical or health care services. Barangay Health Center offers first aid, maternal and child health care, diagnosis of social diseases, and other health services to all members of the society in its serving. Like any other health centers, the local government unit will spearhead the supervision together with the municipal health officer.
Provincial Governor Imelda “Angging” Quibraza-Dimaporo and the two Congressional Districts of the Province of Lanao del Norte, represented by Congressman Mohamad Khalid Quibranza-Dimaporo, and Congressman Abdullah “Bobby” Dimakuta Dimaporo of the 1st and 2nd District, respectively, are in overdrive mode to bring more development to the barangays and municipalities for the constituents of the Province of Lanao del Norte.
Governor Angging appeals to residents of Barangay Taden to be always on guard and report to Barangay Captain Baruman any suspicious men that are roaming around in their barangay. The development and progress that Lanao del Norte is enjoying now is the fruit of the effort and hardship that the leaders of the municipalities and the Provincial Government along with the two Congressmen have nurtured for years.
Lanao del Norte is a peaceful place, any group that plans to destroy the peace and order of the province will not succeed because of the unity, respect and understanding of the residents who have lived harmoniously in decades. The leadership of the Quibranza-Dimaporo family makes Lanao del Norte where it is now, where Muslims and Christians Peacefully Co-exist for the attainment of the common aspirations and for the prosperity of the people of Lanao del Norte, “The Land of Beauty and Bounty”. PIO-LDN