The VPHCS has partnered with Congress Party-Lists in providing medical assistance to patients in Vicente Sotto Memorial Medical Center (VSMMC).
The Bayan Muna, Gabriela, Alliance of Concerned Teachers, and Anakpawis have provided funds from their Priority Development Assistance Fund (PDAF) for patients to avail of in-patient, out-patient and emergency services including medicines, laboratory tests, ECG, X-ray, surgery and other medical, diagnostics, and laboratory procedures.
Separate memorandums of agreement (MOA) were signed last week by the Party-Lists respective congressional representatives, VSMMC medical center chief Dr. Gerardo M. Aquino Jr., and VPHCS executive director Dr. Petty Orbeta de Castro.
After being recommended by the Party-Lists local coordinators, patients needing medical services in VSMMC shall be evaluated by VPHCS medical staff who shall issue a referral letter for VSMMC.