LOOK: BARMM provides continued support to CRMC amid surge in COVID-19 cases
The Ministry of Health- BARMM headed by Minister Bashary A. Latiph, MD, CPAFP, MSPH-MHA turned over to Cotabato Regional and Medical Center (CRMC) various medical equipment and supplies in response to the increasing number of COVID-19 patients being admitted to the hospital during a ceremony held at the CRMC Canopy on June 10, 2021.
In his message, the Health Minister expressed hope that these medical equipment and supplies will help the patients recover from their illness. The medical equipment and supplies donated included 40 units (50lbs) Oxygen Tank with a regulator, 20 units (20lbs) Oxygen Tank with a regulator transport for an ambulance, 3,000 pcs. oxygen Nasal Cannula, and 3,000 pcs. Non-Breather Mask. These items were gladly received by the CRMC Management headed by Dir. Aristides Concepcion Tan, MD, MPH, CESO III, Director IV, OIC-Medical Center Chief II. For his part, Dir. Tan expressed his gratitude to the Bangsamoro Government especially to BARMM Chief Minister Ahod "Al-Hajj Murad" Balawag Ebrahim for their continued support to CRMC. Also, present during the turn-over ceremony were some of the officials from CRMC namely Ms. Elma Lorna P. Coloso, MAN, RN, CNM-V, CHA, FPCHA, FANSAP Chief Nurse, Dr. Nor-Aine P. Kansi, FPCP, FPSMID, Adult Infectious Disease Specialists and Infection Control Committee Chair, and Ms. Scheherazade E. Ibrahim, RN, DIPHM, DPCHA, CHA Infection Control Nurse