Albay Gov. Bichara leads medical mission in Guinobatan
Albay Governor Al Francis Bichara has continued to bring medical services in various parts of the province, this time in Guinobatan.
The provincial government through Provincial Social Welfare and Development Office (PSWDO) and the Provincial Health Office (PHO) conducted a medical, dental and optical mission at Barangay Mauraro Covered Court, Guinobatan yesterday.
“The medical, dental and optical mission aims to provide free check-ups, medicines and eyeglasses catering to patients coming from the 16 remote barangays of Guinobatan from the high lands,” the province said.
Bichara also turnedover mini nebulizer machines to the 16 barangays represented by their respective barangay captains.
Moreover, 30 wheelchairs and 20 walking sticks were also distributed to listed recipients.
In his message, Bichara recognized the efforts and services rendered by the doctors and other Capitol employees, to make the event possible.
“Aside from these medical and social services, we are also doing and developing infrastructure projects in Guinobatan, in fact, plans are already underway in making the road from Guinobatan to Jovellar a four lane road, among many other road projects now being implemented here,” Bichara was quoted as saying.