Staff of Ciriaco Tirol Hospital – Boracay undergone 2-day orientation to discuss HIV treatment guidelines and hospital protocols once the facility will be an official satellite treatment of DRSTMH for HIV and AIDS. Being a satellite treatment facility, medicines such as anti-retrovirals (ARV) will become readily available in the island. ARVs help in reducing the continue reading : HIV Satellite Treatment Hub Orientation and HIV 101 for Ciriaco Tirol Hospital Staff
16 new HIV cases were recorded in Aklan from January to June 2020 according to DOH 6. This sums up to 272 cases in the province from 1986 to June 2020. Data shows that HIV transmission is still continuing despite the threat brought by pandemic. PHO in partnerhip with DRSTMH Social Hygiene Clinic, gathered all continue reading : CONTINUATION OF HIV SCREENING & SERVICES DESPITE COVID-19 THREAT
Notice of Award for the procurement of Hospital Equipment for COVID-19 use
Guidelines relative to the entry of Authorized Persons Outside Residence (APOR) coming into the Province of Aklan
To further strengthen infection control among guests and staff, PHO visited several isolation and housing facilities to conduct monitoring and assessment of current measures and protocols being implemented.