Maguindanao health office gets aid from BARMM, foreign donors

COTABATO CITY: The Ministry of Health in the Bangsamoro Region in Muslim Mindanao (MOH-BARMM) turned over on Monday afternoon an ambulance and refrigerated vaccine transport vehicle to the Maguindanao Integrated Provincial Health Office (IPHO) to improve its coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) containment initiatives. Dr. Amirel Usman, acting BARMM health minister, handed over the equipment to… Read More Maguindanao health office gets aid from BARMM, foreign donors

4 returning residents test positive for Covid-19 in Lanao areas

ILIGAN CITY: Four locally stranded individuals (LSIs) and Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) who have just returned to the two Lanao provinces were found to be asymptomatic carriers of coronavirus disease over the weekend. In Lanao del Sur, Dr. Shalimar Rakiin, chief of Amai Pakpak Medical Center, said the two female individuals tested positive from the… Read More 4 returning residents test positive for Covid-19 in Lanao areas

Buadiposo Buntong isolation facilities lauded

By Rocaya Sumndad Otical Yahya BUADIPOSO-BUNTONG, Lanao del Sur – The chief of Lanao del Sur Integrated Provincial Health office (IPHO) is impressed by the community quarantine facilities for Coronavirus 2019 Disease (Covid-10) of the Local Government Unit (LGU) of Buadiposo-Buntong municipality in this province during an ocular inspection. Dr. Allen Minalang, IPHO head, said… Read More Buadiposo Buntong isolation facilities lauded

Provincial Health Officer Dr. Alinadir Minalang

By ROCAYA SUMNDAD OTICAL YAHYA BALINDONG, Lanao del Sur: Dr. Alindader Minalang, head of Lanao del Sur Integrated Provincial Health Office (IPHO), welcomed Dr. Safrullah Dipatuan, the Minister of Health of Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in muslim Mindanao (BARMM) during the inauguration of the Balindong District Hospital here of its newly finished additional building. Minalang also… Read More Provincial Health Officer Dr. Alinadir Minalang

IPHO-Lanao del Sur responds to armed conflicts in Butig

The province of Lanao del Sur, particularly in Butig municipality, had experienced conflict disturbances between the military and armed groups since year 2015. First armed encounter happened in late February 2015 and ended in the early half of the year. On November 26, however, the armed conflict broke out again between the Military and the… Read More IPHO-Lanao del Sur responds to armed conflicts in Butig

LDS Nutrition Summit 2016: The Cradle of Good Nutrition

MARAWI CITY, Lanao del Sur – More than a hundred participants from different non-government organizations, municipal government, UN agencies, and other nutrition stakeholders of the Provincial Government of Lanao del Sur recently attended a two-day nutrition summit at the Provincial Capitol Social Hall, Marawi City. With the theme “Governing the First 1,000 days of a… Read More LDS Nutrition Summit 2016: The Cradle of Good Nutrition