BACOLOD City – Eight government-run hospitals in Negros Occidental acquired one unit each of new ambulances.
The turnover ceremony led by Gov. Alfredo Marañon Jr was held at the Provincial Capitol on April 5.
The ambulances worth P1.8 million each are equipped with complete emergency facilities.
The recipients are Valladolid District Hospital in Valladolid, Negros Occidental; Ignacio L. Arroyo Memorial District Hospital in Negros Occidental; Don Salvador Benedicto Memorial Hospital in La Carlota City, Negros Occidental; Gov. Valeriano M. Gatuslao Memorial Hospital in Himamaylan City, Negros Occidental; Vicente Gustilo District Hospital in Escalante City, Negros Occidental; Calatrava District Hospital in Calatrava, Negros Occidental; Merceditas Montilla District Hospital in Sipalay City, Negros Occidental; and Eleuterio T. Decena Memorial Hospital in Hinoba-an Negros Occidental. (With a report from Negros Occidental Provincial Government/PN)