Cadiz City to buy brand new ambulance
Cadiz City (16 June) -- City Mayor Salvador Escalante Jr. has been authorized by the Sangguniang Panlungsod of Cadiz City, Negros Occidental to enter into Memo- random of Agreement between the city and the Philippine Charity Sweeptakes Office (PCSO), to purchase a brand new ambulance from the PCSO.
The P433,000 will cover the three-year Government Service Insurance System insurance premiums, and three-year Land Transportation Office registration.
The purchase of the ambulance is a joint effort of the city of Cadiz and the League of Citires of the Philippines on a 40-60 percent sharing.
The new ambulance will be used for Cadiznons, as well as patients referred by the Cadiz Emergency Clinic to other hospitals.
There is an increasing number of patients coming to the emergency clinic and the ambulance will be used especially during the onset of the rainy seasons, that usually brings about rising occurance of illnesses. (PIA/cad) [top]