Wanted: Barangay doctors

first_imgThe City Health Office at the secondfloor of city hall will be accepting applications. Addressing the health needs of cityresidents is a priority, said Treñas. The city government is also scoutingfor a two-hectare property as site for a proposed hospital. It hopes to receive applications most especiallyfrom pediatricians and general practitioners. The ideal ratio is actually one doctorfor every barangay health center, said Mayor Jerry Treñas. ILOILO City – The city government willbe hiring 15 doctors beginning next month to boost its delivery of basic healthcareservices to 180 barangays. The Department of Health regionaloffice will build it while the city government will shoulder the hospital’spersonnel requirement./PNlast_img