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Mimaropa's First Sea Ambulance Caters to Calamian Group of Islands in Palawan

One of the essential addition to the Department of Health’s medical and health service delivery in MIMAROPA (Oriental/Occidental Mindoro, Marinduque, Romblon, Palawan) is the sea ambulance donated to the Department of Health - Culion Sanitarium and General Hospital (DOH-CGSH) and funded by the Sasakawa Memorial Medical Health Foundation and the Association of Professional Motor Boat Racers of Japan.

 

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CSGH Sea Ambulance

In 2009, as newly appointed Chief of Culion Sanitarium and General Hospital (CSGH), Dr. Arturo C. Cunanan, Jr.,envisioned to have a sea ambulance.  Being aware of the geographical location and topography of the province, this vision will benefit the four Calamian municipalities: Culion, Coron, Busuanga, Linapacan as well as to the neighboring island municipalities of Northern Palawan such as El Nido, Cuyo, Dumaran, Agutaya and Taytay. Specifically, CSGH aims to cater surgical, obstetrics and medical needs of its catchment population and attend to emergencies, disaster and rescue operations providing access to CSGH specialists and hospital care while maintaining its mandate as a sanitarium and a leprosy training and research center in region.

 

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CSGH CELEBRATES ITS 8th ANNIVERSARY AS GENERAL HOSPITAL

"Service and Excellence for Health towards Health for All"

Republic of the Philippines  |  Department of Health

CULION SANITARIUM & GENERAL HOSPITAL
Culion, Palawan

2017 HEALTH EVENTS

  • JANUARY

    JANUARY 2017

    • Deworming of School Children (Kinder-Grade 6) - Round 2
    • Deworming of Pre-school Children and Adults
    • National Cancer Consciousness Week - 3rd week
    • Goiter Awareness Week (25-29)
    • World Leprosy Day - 25
    • Liver Cancer and Viral Hepatitis  Awareness and Prevention Month
    • ZERO Waste Month
    • Autism Consciousness Week
  • FEBRUARY

    FEBRUARY 2017

    • Philippine Heart Month
    • Oral Health Month
    • National Health Insurance Program Month
    • National Health Research Forum for Action - 1st Week
    • National Mental Retardation Week - 1-5
    • National Awareness Week for the Prevention of Sexual Abuse and Exploitation - 2nd week
    • Leprosy Control Week - 4th week
    • National Rare Disease Week - 4th week
  • MARCH

    MARCH 2017

    • Rabies Awareness Month
    • International Women's Month
    • International Women's Day - 8
    • World TB Day - 24
  • APRIL

    APRIL 2017

    • National Hemophilia Awareness Month
    • World Health Day - 7
    • National Hemophilia Day - 17
    • Head and Neck Consciousness Week - 4th Week
    • World Malaria Day - 25
    • World Immunization Week - 25-29
  • MAY

    MAY 2017

    • Cervical Cancer Awareness Month
    • Road Safety Month
    • Hypertension Awareness Month
    • Safe Motherhood Week - 2nd Week
    • AIDS Candlelight Memorial Day - 17
    • World No Tobacco Day - 31
  • JUNE

    JUNE 2017

    • Dengue Awareness Month
    • National Kidney Month
    • National No Smoking Month
    • World Blood Donor Day - 14
    • ASEAN Dengue Day - 15
    • National Safe Kids Week - 3rd Week
    • DOH Anniversary - 23
    • National Patient Safety Day - 25
    • National Poison Prevention Week - 4th Week
    • International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking - 26
  • JULY

    JULY 2017

    • Deworming of School Children - Round 1
    • National Blood Donors Month
    • Nutrition Month
    • National Disaster Consciousness Month
    • Schistosomiasis Awareness Month
    • National Allergy Day - 8
    • World Population Day - 11
    • National Disability Prevention and Rehabilitation Week - 3rd Week
  • AUGUST

    AUGUST 2017

    • Family Planning Month Celebration
    • National Adolescent Immunization Month
    • National Lung Month
    • National Tuberculosis Awareness Month
    • National Breastfeeding Awareness Month
    • Mother-Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative Week - 2-2
    • National Hospital Week - 6-12
    • ASEAN Week - 7-13
    • Philippine National Health Research System Week - 2nd Week
    • White Cane Safety Day - 1
    • National Tuberculosis Day - 19
  • SEPTEMBER

    SEPTEMBER 2017

    • Generics Awareness Month
    • National Epilepsy Awareness Month
    • National Suicide Prevention Week - 2nd Week
    • World Suicide Prevention Day - 10
    • World Rabies Day - 28
  • OCTOBER

    OCTOBER 2017

    • National Newborn Screening Week - 1-7
    • Filipino Elderly Week - 1-7
    • National Mental Health Week - 2nd Week
    • World Sight Day - 8
    • World Health Mental Day - 10
    • Bone and Joint Awareness Week - 3rd Week
    • Garantisadong Pambata Week - 2nd Week
    • Global Handwashing Day - 15
    • Health Education Week - 3rd Week
    • National Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder Awareness Week - 25-29
    • World Psoriasis Day - 29
  • NOVEMBER

    NOVEMBER 2017

    • National Children's Month
    • Filariasis Awareness Month
    • Traditional and Alternative Health Care Month
    • Malaria Awareness Month
    • National Food Fortification Day - 7
    • National Skin Disease Detection and Prevention Week - 2nd Week
    • World Diabetes Day - 14
    • Drug Abuse Prevention and Control Week - 3rd Week
    • World Prematurity Day - 17
    • World Toilet Day - 19
    • National Consciousness Week Against Counterfeit Medicine - 21-25
    • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Awareness Day - 25
    • National Consciousness Day for the Elimination of VAWC (Rep. Act No. 103398) - 22-26
    • Population and Development Week
    • 18-Day Campaign to End Violence Against Women (VAW) - Nov. 25-Dec.12
  • DECEMBER

    DECEMBER 2017

    • Firecrackers Injury Prevention Month
    • World AIDS Day - 1
    • International Day of Persons with Disabilities in the Philippines - 3
    • Ear, Nose and Throat Consciousness Week - 3-9
    • National Health Emergency Preparedness Day - 6
    • Linggo ng Kabataan - 2nd Week
    • National Youth Health Day - 10

PHILIPPINE HEALTH AGENDA 2016-2022

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CULION SANITARIUM & GENERAL HOSPITAL
2017