Analysis and Evaluation of a Primary Hospital

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INSTITUTIONAL BACKGROUND:

IMMACULATE CONCEPTION HEALTH CENTER – Operated by Kaayong Lawas Foundation, Inc., A Primary Hospital located at Bandung Village, Barangay VII, Victorias City about 34 kilometers to the North of Bacolod City, the capital of the Province of Negros Occidental. It is a 24 Bed Capacity composed of Male Medical Ward with 6 Beds, Female Medical Ward with 5 beds, Pedia Ward with 6 beds, 6 Private Rooms, 1 Labor Room, Delivery Room, OPD and Emergency Room. The Hospital is a licensed Primary Hospital with a Licensed Secondary Laboratory. This is run by a Foundation, a non-government organization composed of the Board of Trustees. Their target clientele is the neighboring towns of EB Magalona and Manapla and they are more concentrated to provide services in the city itself, Victorias City. The ICHC provides Integrated Medical Services Program comprising the following service components: In-Patient services, as in house service catering to the needs of patients admitted for treatment and Emergency services that provide first aid treatment and medical attention to emergency calling for immediate medical and surgical assistance. In cooperation with the City of Victorias, ambulance service is made available when called for. At the community level, Mobile Health Clinic which delivers basic health services to residents in remote sugarcane plantations and barangays is also undertaken. Another important component of ICHC medical services is Referrals of high risk and special cases that the medical staff identify to be beyond their capacity to care for or hence, referred for admission to private or government hospital in Silay and the capital city of Bacolod. Victorias City has a projected population of 92,000 spread over 13, 392 hectares of the land area. It has 26 barangays, 8 of them situated in the poblacion, 10 are situated within the Victorias Milling Company, Inc. (VMC) compound and the rest are situated in the rural areas.

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