RESOLUTION NO. 2010-62
CO-SPONSORED BY COUNCILORS DIONISIO A. VALERIO AND BEATRIZ D. LIGERO
RESPECTFULLY URGING THE MUNICIPAL MAYOR, HON. PHILIPP G. PERALTA, TO IMPLEMENT A 24/7 OPERATION OF THE MUNICIPALITY’S RURAL HEALTH UNIT
WHEREAS, because of the increasing number of patients seeking for medical attention and the fact that the DOH has been implementing a policy prohibiting midwives from performing maternal delivery/childbirth at the residence of the patients, some medical personnel at the Rural Health Unit of Balungao, Pangasinan are working beyond the prescribed period of time;
WHEREAS, it can not be disregarded that during nighttime, emergency situations requiring immediate medical attention may arise and the municipality’s Rural Health Unit would possibly one among the first options where one patient may be brought for treatment;
WHEREAS, the LGU-Balungao, Pangasinan, thru its Rural Health Unit shall at all times and by all means ensure effective and efficient health services;
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, AS IT IS HEREBY RESOLVED, in session duly assembled by the Sangguniang Bayan of Balungao, Pangasinan, to earnestly urge the Municipal Mayor, Hon. Philipp G. Peralta, to implement a 24/7 operation of the municipality’s Rural Health Unit.
RESOLVED FURTHER, copy of this resolution shall be forwarded to the Honorable Mayor Philipp G. Peralta, for his preferential attention and immediate consideration.
RESOLVED FINALLY, copies of the same furnishing all concerned heads of offices, for their information and guidance.
ON JOINT MOTION of Councilors Dionisio A. Valerio and Beatriz D. Ligero, Chairman, Committee on Health and Sanitation and Committee on Ways and Means, respectively, seconded by Councilor Crisanto M. Luna, the foregoing resolution was Approved Unanimously, this 20th day of September, 2010.
I HEREBY CERTIFY to the correctness of the above-quoted resolution.
GERARDO U. ACOSTA
Secretary to the Sanggunian
MINDA T. PERALTA
Municipal Vice Mayor/Presiding Officer
PHILIPP G. PERALTA