Bicol CHD promotes breastfeeding and COVID-19 vaccination during 3rd Baby, Momma, and Family Fair
Press Release, August 24, 2022
The Department of Health Bicol Center for Health Development (DOH Bicol CHD) with 97.1 OK FM Legazpi held the 3rd Baby Momma and Family Fair last August 18 to 20, 2022 at the Ayala Malls Legazpi. This is in line with the celebration of National Breastfeeding Awareness Month every August. The event highlighted the importance of breastfeeding and COVID-19 vaccination to families through the conduct of lectures and dialogues.
The Department of Health Bicol Center for Health Development (DOH Bicol CHD) held the groundbreaking ceremony of the Bicol South Luzon - Sub National Reference Laboratory (BSL-SNRL) and inaugurated the enhanced facilities of the Bicol Region General Hospital and Geriatric Center (BRGHGMC) on August 10, 2022.
Revitalized COVID-19 Vaccination Campaign launched in Bicol
Press Release, July 26, 2022
The Department of Health Bicol Center for Health Development (DOH Bicol CHD) held the regional launch for the revitalized government campaign for COVID-19 vaccination today, July 26, 2022 at Daraga North Central School in Daraga, Albay. The campaign, dubbed as “PINASLAKAS”, introduced the COVID-19 vaccination targets of the administration’s first 100 days.
DOH Bicol CHD promotes disaster preparedness during National Disaster Resilience Month
Press Release, July 27, 2022
The Department of Health Bicol Center for Health Development (DOH Bicol CHD) encourages the public to be prepared for disasters by staying informed and knowing the protective measures to take to ensure their safety and protect their health. This is in line with this year’s observance of the National Disaster Resilience Month (NDRM).
DOH Bicol CHD commemorates World TB Day; raises call to invest in fight vs TB
Press Release, March 25, 2022
In commemoration of World Tuberculosis (TB) Day, The Department of Health Bicol Center for Health Development (DOH-Bicol CHD) highlights the importance of ensuring adequate resources for the prevention of TB and care for TB patients. This year’s theme, “Invest to End TB. Save Lives,” conveys the urgent need to invest in resources in the fight against the disease.