The Visayas Primary Healthcare Services, Inc. participated in a medical mission in Barangay Trinidad, Guihulngan City, Negros Oriental on March 2, 2019. More than 300 patients from Barangay Trinidad and other neighboring barangays availed of medical and dental services. The mission was organized by the Kahugpungan sa mga Mag-uuma sa Trinidad, a local people’s organization.
The services included medical check-ups, blood pressure, dental services, and dispensing of medicines.
Dr. Erlinda Posadas, Dr. Mark Molina, Dr. Giancarlo Bascon, Nurses Cheryl Molina, Irish Grace Ramirez, and dentist Jaysil Valiente rendered medical and dental services. There were also volunteer medical students from Gullas College of Medicine. Community health workers trained by the VPHCS manned the registration and taking of vital signs.
Non-government development organizations who organized the mission distributed relief goods to the residents.