An account of a Computer Operator of DOH-Eastern Visayas on Super Typhoon Yolanda
31st Emergency Medical Technician - Basic Training
The 31st Emergency Medical Technician – Basic (EMT – B) Training – Mass Casualty Incident Simulation. Zone 6 EMT – B trainees, providing on-scene care to the injured victims. DOH – CHDNM hosted the EMT-B Training last October 3 – 19, 2013 in Mambajao, Camiguin.
Sandugo Awarding 2013 for Mindanao
Regional Director Aristides ConcepcionTan (second from left), together with Director III Adriano P. Suba-an, Dr. Shirley P. Mosende, Regional Voluntary Blood Coordinator of Region 10, DOH voluntary blood donation Program Managers and awardee during the 15th National Sandugo Awards for Mindanao at Pryce Plaza Hotel Last September 20, 2013.
Pilipinas, GO4 Health!
CHD-NM Staff leading the early morning walk from Rodelsa Circle.
Gallery Presentation of the Four Key Messages of Go4 Health Movement.
Assembly of the participants on the Pelaez Sports Center Field during the short program.
The Releasing of Balloons by participants symbolizing their commitment and support on the healthy lifestyle campaign - Go4 Health.
Students from Cagayan de Oro College actively showing off their moves during the morning exercise.
Go Sigla! Go Sustansya! Go Smoke Free! Go Slow sa Tagay!
These are the four key messages in the new healthy lifestyle campaign launched by the Department of Health known as the Piipinas GO4 Health Movement. With the prmiary goal of having every Filipino from all walks of life to embrace healthy lifestyle, the movement has been launched in every Center for Health Development in the country.
Center for Health Development - Northern Mindanao spearheaded the regional launching in Region 10 on August 16, 2013. It began with a simultaneous walk from Rodelsa Circle to Pelaez Sports Center at 6:00 AM followed by the presentation of the Local Champions of Northern Mindanao, a champion triathlon, Mr. Banjo Norte, and a runner and a doctor, Dr. Catherine Verendia who each gave short speeches with emphasis on advocacy on healthy lifestyle. Releasing of balloons siymbolizing the commitment of each participant was then done before the morning exercise - HATAW.
Gallery Presentation on the four core areas of the movement was also showcased with the help of O2 Powerhaus Gym that lended some sports equipment for display and Culinary Institute of Cagayan de Oro that featured real healthy meals for Filipinos.
With the active participation of various government such as DILG, PHIC, DTI, NEDA, DepEd, COWD, BFAR, BFP, AFP, PNP, DENR, PAG-IBIG, NMMC and DSWD, media health advocates from GMA, Mellow Touch and Magnum including schools such as Lourdes and Cagayan de Oro College, that had the largest number of delegates, the event, which was just a start of the advocacy campaign activities, proved to be a successful one.
Photos Courtesy of Mr. Justin Yuson, Health Promotion Staff
Philippine Health Promotion Program (PHPP)
Implementation Guidelines - Philippine Health Promotion Program
Regional Epidemiology Surveillance & Disaster Response Unit (RESDRU)