Solivio salutes BHWs
by USWAG Surallah
Koronadal City (27 October) -- The Barangay Health Worker (BHW) Municipal Health Congress was successfully held at the Municipal Gymnasium with the theme "Onwards BHW, Malunggay on the Go!"
Along with the BHWs were their respective Barangay Captain and Committee on Health Chairman.
Mayor Romulo O. Solivio Sr. witnessed the event together with Councilors Hernany Regalado, Jose Mari Pingoy, Pinky Divinagracia and Merlina Lopez.
Municipal Health Officer Dr. Neil Crespo and DOHREP Josephine Arbias oversaw the whole duration of the activity.
As Chairman of the Committee on Health in the Sangguniang Bayan, Councilor Pingoy asked the commitment of all BHWs in preventing any illness like the AH1N1 Virus, dengue fever and the likes to occur.
Moreover Mayor Solivio saluted the BHWs being the front liner of the Local Government in promoting health as he urged all BHWs to keep united in facing all crises and combating poverty.
The BHWs also took the opportunity to thank the Local Government under the leadership of Mayor Solivio for increasing their honorarium. (PIA 12 kla) [top]