Health

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Strengthening Community-based Health Services Delivery


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Lingap sa Kalusugan seeks to strengthen the capability of community health workers to deliver community-based health services. It employs tested strategies in health care delivery utilizing existing and alternative health resources, systems and technologies in addressing the top five causes of morbidity and mortality.

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The program’s thrust is upgrade the skills of the community health volunteers specifically the Barangay Health Workers to augment the burgeoning gap of the doctor-patient ratio.

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In Batangas, the Community Health Program is undertaken in partnership with different agencies and institutions. The program brings doctors to the barangays, educates the general populace on common diseases through workshops and seminars and established a community-based affordable health insurance.

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A feature of this program is regularly bringing doctors to the
fenceline barangays of the Malampaya Onshore Gas Plant.

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Educational health workshops and seminars.