- Published: Tuesday, 19 January 2016 07:16
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Animal bite teatment center available at JR Borja General Hospital
ANOTHER hospital innovation that will benefit the underprivileged is happening at JR Borja General Hospital (JRBGH) as it opened the Animal Bite Treatment Center today.
The blessing and opening was graced by Mayor Oscar Moreno together with Mr. Raul Regondola branch manager of Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO), Dr. Jocelyn Torrecampo of Department of Health (DoH), Dr. Ramon Nery and Dr Evelyn Perez of JRBGH, Dr. Maria Magdalena Juan, JRBGH Medical Officer IV and Dr Fe Bongcas, city health officer.
The Animal Bite Treatment Center is opened from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm Monday to Friday and will be giving free rabbies vaccine to Philhealth patients.
Dr. Nery said those who have no Philhealth insurance will be automatically enrolled to Phihealth’s Point of Care program.