Rural health unit extension inaugurated in Hinigaran
Bacolod City (15 August) -- Rep. Ignacio Arroyo of the 5th District of Negros Occidental inaugurated the Rural Health Extension in Hinigaran, this province, recently as part of the health programs in his district.
Arroyo said that urban health is part of President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo's State of the Nation Address, adding that the President is for responsible family planning and he funded the health extension unit to promote good health especially to mothers and children.
He urged the local officials to make use of the health center to serve the health needs of the people of Hinigaran.
Rep. Arroyo provided P300,000 for the project, which will house the lying in clinic, maternal health and child care services. (PIA/cad) [top]