The City Health Office, with the collaborative efforts of the inter-sectorial society, is directed towards promoting health, preventing diseases, prolonging life and improving the quality of life. Public Health, as the foundation of the entire basic health services, is effectively delivered by combining health information, competent skills and employment of D.O.H. approved programs in which is intended for the maintenance and improvement of health of the population in general.
The City Health Office; as mandated and in line with the protocols and guidelines of the Department of Health, shall pursue and assure the following:
- Promotion of the health and well-being;
- Prevention and control of diseases among population at risk;
- Protection of individuals, families and communities exposed to health hazards & risks; and
- Treatment, management and rehabilitation of individuals affected by diseases and disability.