In line with the Ministry of Health's vision of "All for Health Towards Health for All", the BARMM government organizes several medical outreach programs in different far-flung areas in the region every year, which aim to provide comprehensive medical services to the underprivileged residents of the selected localities.
This year, bangsamoro health workers, which is composed of doctors, nurses, and other allied field workers together with staff from different Parliament Members, has chosen to reach out to Bangsamoro patients all over the region. The team provided medical interventions on proper hygiene, top causes of morbidities such as hypertension and diabetes mellitus as well as smoking and eye-related diseases, and other health issues.
The medical outreach program is also partnered with Integrated Provincial Health Office and Rural Health Unit. The parliament members have allotted P1 million annually to be used for providing "Serbisyong Pangkalusugan".
BARMM Government under the leadership of Chief Minister Ahod Balawag Ebrahim through BTA and MOH-BARMM continues to deliver optimum healthcare services.
COTABATO CITY - Several Parliament Members funded medical outreach program in partnership with the Ministry of Health - BARMM in the province of Basilan which benefited residents living in far-flung areas.
During the event, residents enjoyed the free assistive devices, among which were wheelchairs (20), canes (5), provision of hearing (5), and eye consultation (95)
She stated that receiving services from Bangsamoro Government only depicts that her barangay is one of the priorities of their transformation roadmap.
She stressed that the services given significantly eased the medical needs of the constituents in the area.
“Maraming salamat. Dati, walang pumupunta dito na programang ganito. Malaking tulong ito kasi nababawasan ang mga gastos ng aming parents at ibang mga tao,” said Domado.
Parliament Member Muslimin Jakilan outreach was also conducted in Tipo-Tipo, Ungkaya Pukan, Al Barka, Tuburan, Muhammad Ajul, Akbar, Sumisip, Tabuanlasa, Lantawan, Hji Muhtamad, Maluso, and Lamitan City.
The activity provided residents with 402, 850 worth of medicines and 36 wheelchairs for adults and pedia.
Resident Jamalodin Punut commended the undertaking done by the BARMM Government. He stated that this has indeed delivered vital aid to the people.
Furthermore, around 356 beneficiaries received hygiene kits from Parliament Member Faiz Alauddin.
COTABATO CITY - Juan S. Alano Memorial Hospital Incorporated in Dona Ramona, Isabela City, Basilan received medical assistance on February 26 from the Office of the Former MP Abdulmuhmin Mujahid through the Ministry of Health-BARMM.
The Special Development Fund's medical assistance in the amount of 1 million pesos was received by the hospital in the person of Dr. Ibrahim Hassim Hassan, a Medical Director.
"It is an honor to be tapped as your partner institution in giving health care services," Dr. Hassan said. "This will cater a lot in giving quality health care services not just in the people of Basilan but in all nearby BARMM Municipalities." Dr. Hassan expressed gratitude to the MP and MOH for giving them an opportunity.
"Health is one of our top priorities to deliver in the Bangsamoro region, therefore I'm glad Juan S. Alano Memorial Hospital Inc. is the recipient of this medical assistance," said former MP Mujahid.
COTABATO CITY - The Bangsamoro Transition Authority (BTA) and the Ministry of Health-BARMM (MOH-BARMM) continue to strengthen partnership to deliver medical services to the Bangsamoro.
Deputy Speaker MP Hatimil E. Hassan conducted Health Outreach Program at Brgy. Tuburan Proper, Muhammad Adjul Municipality, Basilan on February 22, 2023.
This program's goal is to provide medical services to our people in barangays where access to medical health care is difficult.