CLMMRH BAGS DOH HOSPITAL STAR AWARDS FOR QUALITY PERFORMANCE 2022

The Department of Health (DOH), through the Health Facilities and Services Regulatory Bureau (HFSRB), awarded CLMMRH the Star Awards for Quality Performance as one of the top fifteen (15) Level 3 hospitals in the country. The award was given during the 2nd Annual Hospital Summit on November 21, 2022, at JPark Island Resort and Waterpark, continue reading : CLMMRH BAGS DOH HOSPITAL STAR AWARDS FOR QUALITY PERFORMANCE 2022

CLMMRH 11th Research Forum 2022

The Research Committee (RC) of Corazon Locsin Montelibano Memorial Regional Hospital (CLMMRH) held its 11th Research Forum 2022 with the theme: “Research Resiliency Amidst Omicron Surge” last November 14-15, 2022 at the Reodica Hall. The two-day event showcased the research analytical skills of the hospital’s resident physicians through the Case Report and Analytical Research Presentations. continue reading : CLMMRH 11th Research Forum 2022

CLMMRH’s Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology awarded by the Philippine Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, FULL ACCREDITATION of its residency training program

CONGRATULATIONS to CLMMRH’s Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, for having been awarded by the Philippine Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, FULL ACCREDITATION of its residency training program from January 01, 2023, to December 31, 2026. The whole CLMMRH community is truly proud of your achievement!

CLMMRH Hosts DOH CHD-WV Expanded Mancom Meeting

CLMMRH hosted the Department of Health Center for Health Development – Western Visayas (DOH CHD-WV) Expanded Management Committee (ManCom) Meeting last November 11, 2022 at the Reodica Hall, CLMMRH, Bacolod City. The well attended ManCom Meeting was graced by no less than the DOH-WV Regional Directors, Dr. Adriano P. Suba-an, Director IV and Dr. Ma. continue reading : CLMMRH Hosts DOH CHD-WV Expanded Mancom Meeting

CLMMRH now offers OUTPATIENT HEMODIALYSIS

CLMMRH now offers OUTPATIENT HEMODIALYSIS. For inquiries, please contact: 0999 835 3063 #ADAPTSToTheNewNormal

CLMMRH’s NURSING SERVICE DIVISION CELEBRATES NURSES’ WEEK

The Nursing Service Division of CLMMRH headed by its Chief Nurse Dr. Marybeth Marcial celebrated Nurses’ Week last October 27, 2022, at the West Tower Lobby. In her welcome message, the Chief Nurse encouraged all the nurses to demonstrate the ability to lead in all areas of nursing. The celebration was also graced by CLMMRH’s continue reading : CLMMRH’s NURSING SERVICE DIVISION CELEBRATES NURSES’ WEEK

CLMMRH is one of the policy brief presenters during the 2022 Health Research Utilization Forum

Corazon Locsin Montelibano Memorial Regional Hospital (CLMMRH) is one of the policy brief presenters during the 2022 Health Research Utilization Forum conducted last October 25, 2022, at Iloilo City. The event was spearheaded by the Western Visayas Health Research Development Consortium (WVHRDC). On behalf of the research team from the Peritoneal Dialysis Unit, Ms. Maritess continue reading : CLMMRH is one of the policy brief presenters during the 2022 Health Research Utilization Forum

Department of Anesthesia residents placed fourth in National Quiz Bowl

The CLMMRH A-Team landed in fourth place out of 27 competing finalists during the Philippine Society of Anesthesiologists 2022 Tagisan ng Talino National Championship last October 21 held at Crowne Plaza Hotel, Ortigas. The team is composed of third year resident Dr. Krishelle E. Sarrosa, second year residents Dr. Luigi Ervin F. Altarejos and Dr. continue reading : Department of Anesthesia residents placed fourth in National Quiz Bowl

National Interesting Case Finalist Finish for Department of Anesthesiology

Dr. Karl Gabriel A. Bonifacio, second year resident of the Department of Anesthesiology, was chosen as one of the 10 finalists among 63 entries to the Philippine Society of Anesthesiologists 31st Interesting Case Presentation held October 22, 2022 in Marco Polo Hotel, Ortigas. His paper titled “Challenging Airway Management in a 5 Year Old with continue reading : National Interesting Case Finalist Finish for Department of Anesthesiology

CLMMRH WELCOMES BACK ITS FIRST BATCH OF PERIOPERATIVE NURSING TRAINEES FROM PHC

Two CLMMRH Operating Room (OR) nurses recently completed a 4-week Perioperative Nursing Skills Development Program Level 2 from the Philippine Heart Center (PHC). Through the initiatives of Continuing Nursing Education, Training, and Research Unit (CNETRU) to level up the skills of nurses and promote nursing practice aligned with the goal of establishing specialty centers in continue reading : CLMMRH WELCOMES BACK ITS FIRST BATCH OF PERIOPERATIVE NURSING TRAINEES FROM PHC

CLMMRH Celebrates Global Handwashing Day 2022

The Infection Control Committee (ICC) of Corazon Locsin Montelibano Memorial Regional Hospital celebrated the Global Handwashing Day last October 14, 2022. With the theme “Unite for Universal Hand Hygiene”, the team conducted several activities and a whole day program in order to increase the awareness and understanding on the importance of handwashing. It is a continue reading : CLMMRH Celebrates Global Handwashing Day 2022

CLMMRH Celebrates Filipino Elderly Week

In celebration of the Filipino Elderly Week last October 1 to 7, 2022, with the theme Older Persons: Resilience in Nation Building, CLMMRH, through the Geriatrics Clinic, Health Education and Promotion Officer (HEPO), and the Outpatient Department, conducted several activities dedicated for the senior citizens. The celebration started last October 3, 2022 at the Geriatrics continue reading : CLMMRH Celebrates Filipino Elderly Week

CONGRATULATIONS to CLMMRH’s 1st Batch of Critical Care Course Trainees: Ms. Regima Cartagena, RN and Mr. Stephen Demandante, RN

At the 110th Critical Care Course Graduation Rites held at the Philippine Heart Center last September 30, 2022, Mr. Demandante, a Pediatric Intensive Care nurse, also made it to the Top 5 among the forty-four (44) trainees. This learning and development intervention is a strategic commitment of CLMMRH in leveling up its services as an continue reading : CONGRATULATIONS to CLMMRH’s 1st Batch of Critical Care Course Trainees: Ms. Regima Cartagena, RN and Mr. Stephen Demandante, RN

CLMMRH IS ALL HEART AND EARS FOR YOU!

In our thrust to further improve our patient care and services, CLMMRH asks you to help us serve you better. In order for us to address your concerns, please submit your feedback using the online form by accessing it through the QR code or the link provided below. We hope to hear from you soon.

CLMMRH Teleservices

CLMMRH has also anticipated this rainy weather. To ensure our patients’ health and safety, we are trying our best to bring CLMMRH to your homes with our Outpatient teleservices. You can book a schedule for your follow up check up at: Clmmrh Out-Patient Department TeleSkedyul You can book for teleconsultation at: Clmmrh Out-Patient Department Telekonsulta

The Department of Health Gave a Whooping 100 Points to CLMMRH During the 2022 IHOMP Assessment

Corazon Locsin Montelibano Memorial Regional Hospital has reached another milestone with a 3-year sustained improvement based on the Integrated Hospital Operations and Management Program Assessment. During their site visit, the DOH representatives conducted a validation of all documents and witnessed the operations of the hospital. According to the DOH Western Visayas, “The CHD Health Facility continue reading : The Department of Health Gave a Whooping 100 Points to CLMMRH During the 2022 IHOMP Assessment

CLMMRH Malasakit Center celebrates its 4th Year Anniversary

The day started with a short program which was followed by a gift giving for the early batch of patients who sought the center’s assistance. For the information of everyone, the Malasakit Center is a one-stop shop for all government medical and financial assistance offices. It is available for all Filipinos particularly the poor and continue reading : CLMMRH Malasakit Center celebrates its 4th Year Anniversary

CLMMRH Addresses the Concerns of the Public on its Service and Facilities

The Hospital Management is always committed to provide the best quality services to the Negrenses and Bacolodnons. As the hospital gears toward becoming a specialty center, there will be more services and state-of-the-art facilities in store for future developments. These plans will enable our people to have a direct local access to these services thus continue reading : CLMMRH Addresses the Concerns of the Public on its Service and Facilities

Training-Workshop on Psychological First Aid (PFA) for Barangay Healthcare Workers during COVID-19 Pandemic

In relation to the Capstone project of CLMMRH and DAP scholar, John Michael Gabriel T. Zaragoza, entitled “Establishment and Implementation of the ReCOVER-I Program: Rehabilitation for Recovered COVID-19 Patients through Exercise and Re integration in the Community through Education Awareness Campaign”, the team is currently conducting a capacity-building of the BHWs of Bacolod City. The continue reading : Training-Workshop on Psychological First Aid (PFA) for Barangay Healthcare Workers during COVID-19 Pandemic

Dr. Krishelle E. Sarrosa, Dr. Luigi Ervin F. Altarejos, Dr. Patrick M. Dy Teves, and Dr. Kristine Mae A. Dingal for being in the Top 3 of the Philippine Society of Anesthesiologists (PSA) Tagisan ng Talino 2022 Visayas-Mindanao Elimination Round

Congratulations to Dr. Krishelle E. Sarrosa, Dr. Luigi Ervin F. Altarejos, Dr. Patrick M. Dy Teves, and Dr. Kristine Mae A. Dingal with their adviser, Dr Michael John H. Jardeleza, for being in the Top 3 of the Philippine Society of Anesthesiologists (PSA) Tagisan ng Talino 2022 Visayas-Mindanao Elimination Round, last August 27, 2022, at continue reading : Dr. Krishelle E. Sarrosa, Dr. Luigi Ervin F. Altarejos, Dr. Patrick M. Dy Teves, and Dr. Kristine Mae A. Dingal for being in the Top 3 of the Philippine Society of Anesthesiologists (PSA) Tagisan ng Talino 2022 Visayas-Mindanao Elimination Round

DOH CHD-Western Visayas Announces First Monkeypox Case in the Region

Protect yourself from Monkepox! Wear long sleeves and Maong pants to cover the skin. Wear facemask Sanitize the hands Avoid crowded places/ areas. Know some additional information on Monkeypox! FAQs: http://bit.ly/MonkeypoxFaq

CLMMRH HEMB attended the Standard First Aid (SFA) for Training Facilitators

Congratulations to CLMMRH HEMB delegates, Mr. Joey Rojo and Mr. Mark Paul Benedicto, and facilitators, Mr. Louie Camon and Mr. Jerry Trayfalgar, for having attended the Standard First Aid (SFA) for Training Facilitators at Punta Villa Inc. Villa Arevalo, Iloilo City on August 17-19, 2022. Special shout out to Mr. Mark Paul Benedicto for receiving continue reading : CLMMRH HEMB attended the Standard First Aid (SFA) for Training Facilitators

CLMMRH’s CVSI Team Performs 1st Temporary Transvenous Pacemaker Insertion at the CCU

Last August 17, 2022, a 73-year old, female patient at CLMMRH who was suffering from Complete Heart Block, was saved after she underwent a temporary transvenous pacemaker insertion at the Critical Care Unit (CCU) of the hospital. It is an ideal procedure for patients with Complete Heart Block wherein a pacemaker, a small electronic device continue reading : CLMMRH’s CVSI Team Performs 1st Temporary Transvenous Pacemaker Insertion at the CCU

Corazon Locsin Montelibano Memorial Regional Hospital (CLMMRH) is one of the six (6) DOH hospitals that was awarded with the Angel Award Gold Status by the World Stroke Organization (WSO) and the Accreditation Canada International (ACI).

“The Section of Neurology of the Department of Internal Medicine of The Corazon Locsin Montelibano Memorial Regional hospital would like to thank the the World Stroke Organization for the European Stroke/World Stroke Organization Angels Initiative Gold Status Award it has conferred to our hospital. Through the ANGELS initiative, we were able to improve quality of continue reading : Corazon Locsin Montelibano Memorial Regional Hospital (CLMMRH) is one of the six (6) DOH hospitals that was awarded with the Angel Award Gold Status by the World Stroke Organization (WSO) and the Accreditation Canada International (ACI).

CLMMRH in partnership of Rotary Club of Bacolod North conducts Dengue Prevention and Management Lecture at Corazon L. Montelibano Elementary School, Bacolod City

As the Department of Education sets the opening of face to face classes on August 22, 2022, all public schools start to provide orientation with the faculty and parents of the incoming students of SY 2022-2023 through Brigada Eskwela Campaign. This year, the Infection Prevention and Control Team of Corazon Locsin Montelibano Memorial Regional Hospital continue reading : CLMMRH in partnership of Rotary Club of Bacolod North conducts Dengue Prevention and Management Lecture at Corazon L. Montelibano Elementary School, Bacolod City

CLMMRH Outpatient Department further improved its Outpatient Telekonsulta

The CLMMRH Outpatient Department has further improved its Outpatient Telekonsulta to serve you better. Through the Department of Health-Knowledge Management and Information Technology Service (DOH-KMITS), the CLMMRH OPD Telekonsulta was awarded a grant for the improvement of its telekonsulta room. For further inquiries of this new service, you may contact: 0932-611-1319 or https://www.facebook.com/clmmrhopdtelekonsulta/ #HORIZONfeatures #HORIZONGotYouCovered continue reading : CLMMRH Outpatient Department further improved its Outpatient Telekonsulta

CLMMRH BAGS 3 OUT OF 4 AWARDS IN THE HOSPITAL WEEK CELEBRATION

Corazon Locsin Montelibano Memorial Regional Hospital (CLMMRH) bagged three out of four awards in the recently concluded National Hospital Week Celebration of the Department of Health Western Visayas – Center for Health Development (DOH Western Visayas – CHD) at the Westown Hotel, Iloilo City. CLMMRH was recognized for attaining the highest score among the Level continue reading : CLMMRH BAGS 3 OUT OF 4 AWARDS IN THE HOSPITAL WEEK CELEBRATION

CLMMRH | The Dermatology Clinic

The CLMMRH Outpatient Department has added another service solely dedicated to our patients needing specialized care for their skin concerns. The Dermatology Clinic is open every Thursday (8:00am-5:00pm). For further inquiries of this new service, you may contact: 0932-611-1319 or https://www.facebook.com/clmmrhopdtelekonsulta/ #HORIZONfeatures #HORIZONGotYouCovered #CLMMRHTargetZero

Congratulations for bagging People’s Choice Award in the 15th PNHRS Week 3-minute Pitch to Policymakers Competition

CONGRATULATIONS, MR. JOHN MICHAEL GABRIEL ZARAGOZA – Head of the Public Information and Assistance Desk and Horizon’s very own, for representing the CLMMRH’s PHIC Study Group and the whole of Western Visayas in the 15th PNHRS Week 3-minute Pitch to Policymakers Competition at Clark Marriott Hotel, Pampanga. Mr. Zaragoza won the People’s Choice Award with continue reading : Congratulations for bagging People’s Choice Award in the 15th PNHRS Week 3-minute Pitch to Policymakers Competition

National Hospital Week Celebration 2022

August 6, marks the start of the 2022 National Hospital Week Celebration! In line with this, the Department of Health (DOH), in collaboration with hospitals, health facilities, agencies and offices, both government and private will commence the Opening Ceremony on August 8, 2022, at 8:00 AM, conducted through Webex teleconferencing and Facebook Live. This celebration, continue reading : National Hospital Week Celebration 2022

CLMMRH’s Fire and Earthquake Response Gets Very Satisfactory Mark from BFP

Last August 2, 2022, the CLMMRH Fire Brigade was evaluated for its fire and earthquake response by the members of the Health Emergency Management Bureau (HEMB), the Quality Safety Unit representatives, and the evaluators from the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP)-Bacolod headed by FO2 Harold Oquindo. Still in connection with the observance of the Disaster continue reading : CLMMRH’s Fire and Earthquake Response Gets Very Satisfactory Mark from BFP

CLMMRH | The Geriatric Clinic

The CLMMRH Outpatient Department has added another service solely dedicated to our senior citizens last July 25, 2022. The Geriatric Clinic is open every Monday (8:00am-5:00pm) to patients 60 years old and above, who came for their 1st consultation. Patients must not have sought subspecialists’ services beforehand. For further inquiries of this new service, you continue reading : CLMMRH | The Geriatric Clinic

The CLMMRH Community congratulates its Post Graduate Interns (PGI) Batch 2022 on their Recognition Rites.

To all our PGIs, we wish you all the best on your next endeavors and our doors are always open for your return as licensed medical doctors.

Newly-hired and Promoted CLMMRH Employees Take Oath

Last July 21 and 22, 2022, a total of 215 newly-hired and promoted CLMMRH employees took their oath of office in front of CLMMRH’s Medical Center Chief, Dr. Julius M. Drilon and Chief of Medical Professional Staff, Dr. Mary Johnson D. Cabaluna, at the West Tower Lobby. Of the 215 oathtakers, 130 are newly-hired and continue reading : Newly-hired and Promoted CLMMRH Employees Take Oath

CLMMRH celebrates the National Infection Prevention and Control Week.

Corazon Locsin Montelibano Memorial Regional Hospital (CLMMRH) celebrates the National Infection Prevention and Control Week. The 2nd week of July is designated for this celebration to give an opportunity for the infection prevention and control professionals to promote infection prevention. In relation to this year’s theme “Rising Above and Beyond Adversities”, the Infection Prevention and continue reading : CLMMRH celebrates the National Infection Prevention and Control Week.

Outpatient Department Schedule of Services

UPDATE!! | NEW CLMMRH OPD CLINIC HOURS and ADDITIONAL TB-DOTS AND DENTAL services. The hospital has extended its OPD clinical hours up to 5:00 PM. Monday to Friday (Except Holidays). Moreover, it has expanded its services on TB-DOTS and DENTAL on a daily basis. Thank you and Stay Safe!

Corazon Locsin Montelibano Memorial Regional Hospital receives its first Performance Governance System Trailblazer Award

The Corazon Locsin Montelibano Memorial Regional Hospital (CLMMRH) received its first Trailblazer Award for its exceptional performance during its public revalida of its Performance Governance System (PGS). Represented by its Medical Center Chief, Dr. Julius M. Drilon, CLMMRH’s preparations, accomplishments, and plans garnered the Silver Trailblazer Award for its Initiation Stage. This award is conferred continue reading : Corazon Locsin Montelibano Memorial Regional Hospital receives its first Performance Governance System Trailblazer Award

51 HEAD NURSES ATTEND CONFLICT RESOLUTION/MANAGEMENT TRAINING

Fifty-one (51) head nurses in CLMMRH attended the first 2 batches of Conflict Resolution/Management Training initiated by the Continuing Nursing Education Training and Research Unit (CNETRU) on May 11, 2022 at the West Tower Pantry, CLMMRH. This training-workshop is part of CNETRU’s series of activities lined up for its Leadership Advancement Training Program (LATP) spearheaded continue reading : 51 HEAD NURSES ATTEND CONFLICT RESOLUTION/MANAGEMENT TRAINING

CLMMRH CELEBRATES HEALTH WORKERS’ DAY

CLMMRH CELEBRATES HEALTH WORKERS’ DAYCorazon Locsin Montelibano Memorial Regional Hospital, through the CLMMRH Public Health Unit, celebrated the Health Workers’ Day today, May 6, 2022, at the Reodica Hall. The celebration started with a short program and a ribbon cutting ceremony, graced by the presence of CLMMRH’s Medical Center Chief, Dr. Julius Drilon, the Division continue reading : CLMMRH CELEBRATES HEALTH WORKERS’ DAY

CLMMRH BOLSTERS ITS PERFORMANCE GOVERNANCE SYSTEM

Corazon Locsin Montelibano Memorial Regional Hospital (CLMMRH) moves another step higher in the initiation phase of its Performance Governance System (PGS) today as it gathered 70 of its employees at the Reodica Hall for the Vetting of Strategic Performance Commitments of the hospital’s operating and support units. The 3-day event is comprised of participants headed continue reading : CLMMRH BOLSTERS ITS PERFORMANCE GOVERNANCE SYSTEM

3D Digital Breast Tomosynthesis is now available at CLMMRH

THE FIRST IN NEGROS ISLAND! The Corazon Locsin Montelibano Memorial Regional Hospital (CLMMR) is proud to announce that the 3D MAMMOGRAM (BREAST TOMOSYNTHESIS) is now available at the Department of Diagnostic Imaging and Radiologic Sciences. The machine can detect small breast cancers that may be hidden on a conventional mammogram. It has greater accuracy in continue reading : 3D Digital Breast Tomosynthesis is now available at CLMMRH

CLMMRH has IMMEDIATELY recommended for ISO 14001:2015 Certification on Environmental Management Systems (EMS)

The Corazon Locsin Montelibano Memorial Regional Hospital (CLMMRH) has been IMMEDIATELY recommended for ISO 14001:2015 Certification on Environmental Management Systems (EMS) by TUV NORD Philippines. CLMMRH is the only Department of Health (DOH)-retained hospital that has been accredited with ISO 14001:2015 Certification in the Philippines and the only government hospital to be accredited with two continue reading : CLMMRH has IMMEDIATELY recommended for ISO 14001:2015 Certification on Environmental Management Systems (EMS)

CLMMRH attains a 97.21% Compliance Rating on PhilHealth’s No Balance Billing Policy

The No Balance Billing (NBB) is a policy of the government implemented through PhilHealth which ensures that qualified members shall not be charged or be forced to spend out-of-pocket for services that had been rendered to them in government hospitals and selected private hospitals that are PhilHealth-accredited.Qualified members who are covered by NBB are: Indigents continue reading : CLMMRH attains a 97.21% Compliance Rating on PhilHealth’s No Balance Billing Policy

Risk Classification on COVID-19 Transmission

Official Statement on the Incident Transpired Yesterday at the Corazon Locsin Montelibano Memorial Regional Hospital Premises

In behalf of the Hospital Management and the CLMMRH community, we would like to express our sincerest condolences to the bereaved family of the patient.

Hospital Hotlines

In order to ensure efficient process on managing patients at the Emergency room, the public is advised to call our COVID and NON-COVID hotlines prior to transferring and transporting of patients.The hospital will strictly enforce its policy on “COORDINATED PATIENT TRANSFER”. Hence, it is recommended to reach us through our hotlines first.

There were 113 CLMMRH employees who were affected by the COVID-19 Disease between January 1 and 18, 2022

There were 113 CLMMRH employees who were affected by the COVID-19 Disease between January 1 and 18, 2022. Most of the employees were considered to have breakthrough infections, but thanks to the vaccines, none developed severe disease.

CLMMRH Had Its Symbolic Vaccination Ceremony

  CLMMRH had its Symbolic Vaccination Ceremony on March 11, 2021 which was led by Sec. Vivencio “Vince” B. Dizon, Testing Czar, who thanked Dr. Julius M. Drilon and the healthcare workers for leading the institution in addressing the needs of the People of Negros and Bacolod City. The hospital has vaccinated a total of 692 healthcare continue reading : CLMMRH Had Its Symbolic Vaccination Ceremony

CLMMRH Deliver It’s First Pacemaker Surgery

Today, CLMMRH overcomes the logistic hurdles brought about by the pandemic to deliver its first pacemaker surgery, which is part of its Cardiovascular Center Phase 1 implementation. Amidst adversity, this is one small step in the journey to become a national resource for the Filipino poor.

Presence of Antibody Titers Post Vaccination Among Hospital Workers at CLMMRH Injected with CoronaVac

Requesting the cooperation of all CLMMRH hospital employees who will be randomly selected for this PILOT STUDY on the “Presence of ANTIBODY Titers Post Vaccination Among Hospital Workers at CLMMRH Injected with CoronaVac” Note: Please be aware that this is a research study initiative and shall not be misconstrued as a hospital program.