CAVITEÑOS UK ASSOCIATION’S MEDICAL AND DENTAL MISSION FOR ALFONSO RESIDENTS

Caviteños UK Association in cooperation with the Provincial Government of Cavite and the local government of Alfonso conducted a medical and dental mission for the benefit of Alfonso residents held at Camp Benjamin, Barangay Taywanak Ilaya, Alfonso, Cavite on February 4, 2020. The mission was an overwhelming success serving a total of 1,573 individuals who availed the free services which include x-ray and ECG, adult general check-up, pediatric/children check-up, maternal/pregnant women check-up, random blood sugar testing, skin care/kilatis kutis, nutrition, family planning counselling, dental extraction, oral prophylaxis, dental care kits and reading eyeglasses. Doctors and dentists from General Emilio Aguinaldo Memorial Hospital, Philippine Army and Alfonso Rural Health Unit performed medical check-up to 724 patients and dental check-up/extraction to 134 locals. Volunteers from the Provincial Health Office, OPG-Extension Office and other departments assisted in rendering other services together with the Barangay Health Workers and Barangay Nutrition Scholars. Mayor Randy Salamat, 8th District Board Member Ver Varias and the local barangay officials were all grateful for the mission for their constituents.