Ospital ng Palawan ready for firecracker injuries

December 23, 2015 by · Comments Off on Ospital ng Palawan ready for firecracker injuries 

151222151436Ospital ng Palawan chief Dr. Melecio N. Dy and Maria Theresa Silva, OnP emergency supervising nurse and Health Emergency Management Service (HEMS) coordinator inspect the various surgical equipment to ensure the readiness of the hospital to admit firecrackers victims during this year’s Christmas and New Year festivities on Tuesday (December 22, 2015) at OnP, Puerto Princesa, Palawan in time for the launching of the Department of Health (DOH)-MIMAROPA Iwas Paputok Campaign 2015 themed “Sa ingay, walang sablay, sa paputok, may goodbye kamay.” The DOH’s Iwas Paputok campaign aims to bring down the number of firecrackers related injuries by encouraging the public the use of alternative noise making gadgets. (PNA photo by Roland Nablo)