St. Luke’s Medical Center Quezon City and DSWD-NCR ink community health service accord

(l-r) Ms. Maria Martina Geraldine Dimalibot, Senior Vice President for the St. Luke’s Medical Center Nursing Care Group and Chief Nursing Officer; Ms. Edna Sacedor, Assistant Regional Director for Department of Social Welfare and Development - National Capital Region; Dr. Arturo S. De La Peña, President and CEO of St. Luke’s Medical Center; and, Ms. Olivia Yao, Resource Generation Director for St. Luke’s Medical Center Foundation pose for a photo as they sign the Memorandum of Agreement.

 

The St. Luke’s Medical Center Foundation, Inc., St. Luke’s Quezon City Nursing Care Group (NCG), and the Department of Social Welfare and Development – NCR (DSWD-NCR) formalized their solidarity to assist in the health requirements of families in Barangay Baesa, Quezon City. This endeavor, through signing a Memorandum of Agreement, further reinforced St. Luke’s Medical Center’s commitment to give back to the community where everyone has an equal access to quality healthcare.

Dr. Arturo S. De La Peña, President and CEO of St. Luke’s Medical Center; Ms. Edna Sacedor, Assistant Regional Director for DSWD-NCR; Ms. Maria Martina Geraldine Dimalibot, Senior Vice President for St. Luke’s NCG; and Ms. Olivia Yao, Resource Generation Director for St. Luke’s Medical Center Foundation signed the tripartite Memorandum of Agreement at the Auditorium 2 of St. Luke’s Quezon City.

The agreement will pave the way in conducting integrated community health services for the poverty-stricken families of District 6 in Barangay Baesa, Quezon City, who are also members of the 4Ps (Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program) of DSWD.

The program, which will be spearheaded by the nurses of St. Luke’s Quezon City, will include education, training, and other integral activities centered on improving the health of the community through the active engagement of the families. The program components are identified by both the community and the DSWD field personnel as high priority and with high impact value.

For inquiries and more information, you may proceed to the St. Luke’s Quezon City Medical Social Service Department, or contact them at trunkline 723-0101 ext. 4731/4733.

 

About St. Luke’s Medical Center

St. Luke's Medical Center is recognized to be the leading and most respected healthcare institution in the Philippines, with its two facilities in Quezon City and Global City at par with the most advanced hospitals around the world. A testament to St. Luke’s world-class quality medical service is its accreditation with, and affiliation to, prestigious international organizations.

The passion to continuously improve, redefine, and evolve excellence in medical and patient services has been the cornerstone of St. Luke’s mission to deliver state-of-the-art healthcare. This is also guided by key drivers: good clinical outcomes, patient safety, education, training and research, a superior patient experience, and financial viability.

St. Luke’s Medical Center will relentlessly pursue its vision and mission for many years to come, and will continue to be the country’s premier medical institution and hospital of choice for local residents and medical travelers.



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