Issue of July 5, 2020
Mt. Province
Other Links:
BeGH workers free from COVID-19
by Ofelia C. Empian

Health workers at Benguet General Hospital are thankful they remain negative of the Covid-19.

BeGH Chief of Hospital Dr. Meliarazon Dulay said hospital workers undergo test at least every two weeks or as needed. Prior to reassignment to another ward, personnel also undergo test.

“We are thankful to God that despite being tired from their shift, there are those with symptoms such as fever, and others going down with the flu, their results still came out negative,” Dulay said.

Those who undergo regular test are nurses stationed at the Covid-19 ward and those in the isolation area for suspected cases.

Dulay said concerned health workers would only be allowed to return to work if they test negative of the infection.

There are three Covid-19 positive patients being cared for at the provincial hospital.

Dulay said other services of the hospital may be availed of, such as elective surgeries.

“We know that during a pandemic, the hospital should be the last institution standing. Services must continue. Despite the crisis, we are able to give the services to the community,” she said.

She said BeGH is also preparing for the possible surge in dengue fever and typhoid fever cases.

Dulay said the best way to beat the Covid-19 is for the community to continue observing minimum health protocols like hand washing, wearing of face mask and physical distancing.

Benguet Gov. Melchor Diclas has urged the community not to discriminate health workers as well as those who recovered from the Covid-19 infection.

Your Ad Here

Bishop supports freeze on cutting of pine trees

COVID patients appear healthy

Benguet outlines its GCQ protocols

Sagada to banish drunks who disrupt peace, order

Baguio Central University
Lepanto Consolidated Mining Company
MMS Development Training Center Corporation
Pines City Colleges
SM City Baguio
Technical Education & Skills Development Authority
University of Baguio

Abanao Square
Brent International School
Data Center College of the Philippines
Gov. Leonard G. Mayaen
Interlink Security Management Corp.
Mayor Mauricio Domogan
Medline International Training Institute of Baguio
Pag-IBIG Fund
Philex Mining Corporation
Pines City Colleges
Pugad Pugo Adventure
Rep. Ronald M. Cosalan
SN Aboitiz
Texas Instruments
UP Baguio

Assumption Medical Diagnostic Center, Inc.
Baguio City Council
Baguio Memorial Chapels, Inc.
Baguio Water District
BSBT College
Curamed Pharmacy
Department of Agrarian Reform - CAR
Department of Agriculture–RFO–CAR
Department of Public Works and Highways - CAR
Department of Trade and Industry – CAR
Fabulo Beauty & Image Salon
Far East Pacific Commercial
Filipino – Japanese Foundation of Northern Luzon, Inc.
Forest House
GMS Technology
Goshen Land
Governor Nestor B. Fongwan
Healthforce1 Nursing Review Center
Heidelberg Philippines, Inc.
Hotel Elizabeth
Jaime V. Ongpin Foundation, Inc.
Kalapaw Restaurant
Maybank - Baguio Branch
Mayor Greg T. Abalos Jr.
Nagomi Spa
National Police Commission - Philippine National Police - Police Regional Office - CAR
NIIT – Baguio
Nova Lodge
Philippine Women’s University – CDCEC Baguio City, Inc.
Philippines Science High School – CAR
Rep. Bernardo Vergara
Rep. Maximo Dalog
Sangguniang Panlalawigan
Small World Christian School Foundation
The Golden Pine Hotel
VTA International Realty Corporation
Home | About Us | Editorial Policy | Contact Us
News | Opinion | Snapshots | Week's Mail | Obituaries
Copyright © 2007-2015. All Rights Reserved.