National Disaster Consciousness Month 2016

National Disaster Consciousness Month 2016

Theme: " Kahandaan at Pagtugon sa Sakuna, Tungkulin ng Bawat Isa "

BRTTH Personnel participating the nationwide celebration of National disaster consciousness month.

With the theme: “Kahandaan at Pagtugon sa Sakuna, Tungkulin ng Bawat Isa,”  Bicol training and teaching hospital joins the nation in the observance of national disaster conscioness month. The month-long celebration to be observed nationwide seeks to create disaster awareness and preparedness.

As member agency of the NDRRMC, the Department of Health issued the Department Memorandum No. 2015-0178 for the observance of the said event. Hence, HEMS took an active part of this yearly activity. 

On July 4, 2016 the BRTTH Personnel attended the NDCM Kick-off activity held at BRTTH Compound.

The program started at around eight o’clock in the morning with an opening prayer followed by the singing of the Philippine National Anthem, reciting the ‘Panunumpa ng Katapatan sa Watawat”’ ‘Panunumpa ng Kawani ng Gobyerno’, BRTTH Quality Policy and lastly the singing of the DOH Hymn.

Dr. Salvacion Macinas, Chief of Medical Professional Staff (above) had the opening remarks highlighting the importance of being prepared and always having the contingency plan in any disaster that may arise.