Provincial Leadership and Governance Program Batangas Colloquium

August 1-2, 2016

Batangas Medical Center headed by Dr. Ramoncito C. Magnaye actively participated in the Provincial Leadership and Governance Program Batangas Colloquium held last August 1-2, 2016 at the Heritage Hotel Manila. It was likewise attended by delegates from different health institutions

in the Provice of Batangas. This program is in partnership with the Department of Health ROIV-A – CALABARZON, Provincial Government of Batangas, USAID and Zuellig Family Foundation that aims to develop and improve health system of the province through bridging leadership and governance. Specifically this is designed to develop the capacity of health leaders to identify the needs of their institutions and communities and thereby develop plans and implement sustainable projects to address health issues in their respective areas.


The event also served as a venue for the health leaders to communicate the issues and realities currently being faced in the local setting. Honorable Hermilando I. Mandanas, Governor of Batangas took time to grace the occasion and respond to the issues raised and expressed his support for the improvement of health services in the province. The colloquium was concluded leaving the participants with the challenge to initiate and sustain responsive reforms in the health sector.