DOH 8th National Staff Meeting
March 25, 2014
The Department of Health, led by Secretary Enrique Ona, held its 8th National Staff Meeting at the province of Ormoc as a gesture of support to the local government's call for "Tindog Visayas". Highlights of the discussion were the health chief's plan to provide more information and increase the number of couples practicing and are aware of family planning methods, intensification of the national TB program's efforts to identify new cases leading to treatment and cure, the need to ensure that facilities have adequate structure and skilled personnel in order to perform lifesaving operations. Ona reminded every health worker not to waste an opportunity and work harder to achieve the goal of Kalusugan Pangkalahatan (Universal Health Care).