BATANGAS MEDICAL CENTER: RECOGNIZED BY PHILIPPINE HOSPITAL ASSOCIATION AS 2019 OUTSTANDING HOSPITAL ( LEVEL 3- GOVERNMENT)
After having been recognized as Gawad Gintong Duyan awardee, Gawad Kalasag Provincial and Regional Best Hospital and PGS Governance Golden Trailblazer; Batangas Medical Center (BatMC) once again showcased its commitment to excellence in Healthcare in the recently held Philippine Hospital Association (PHA) 70th Annual National Convention.
This year is indeed a fruitful year for BatMC. Through the collaborative effort and teamwork of all employees spearheaded by the Medical Center Chief, Dr. Ramoncito C. Magnaye, BatMC reaped another fruit of its labor for being awarded as the “2019 Outstanding Hospital (Level 3-GOVERNMENT)” last November 20, 2019 during the PHA 70th Annual National Convention at Manila Hotel, One Rizal Park, Manila.
PHA hospital members from both the government and private sectors were invited by the PHA Awards Committee, chaired by Dr. Eduardo V. Salud to participate and submit their entries. To be able to bag an award, member hospitals’ entries passed through strict screening using an Evidence- Based point System that counts merits of the institution as a whole following the set criteria for judging: Quality Accreditations, Infection Control, Disaster’ Preparedness, Climate Change Initiative, Social/ Sports Development Program, Regular Personnel and Staff Meetings, Corporate/Social Responsibility or Community Work, Functional Inter-Institutional Referral System, Patient Engagement and Education and Transparency in Reporting.
The coveted award that BatMC has received is a proof of its sustained commitment to provide quality, advanced and equitable healthcare and related services to all and an attestation that BatMC is heading the right path towards the attainment of its vision of becoming the leading multi-specialty medical institution working towards a healthy CALABARZON.