Pasay City Lights Up Health with "Kandili ng Kalusugan" Event
In a dedicated effort to prioritize the health and well-being of its residents, Pasay City, under the leadership of Mayor Emi Calixto-Rubiano, held the "Kandili ng Kalusugan" at the Pasay City Market Cooperative Office on November 8, 2023. The event catered to Pasayeños from Barangays 88, 89, 90, 91, and 92.
Mayor Emi Calixto-Rubiano personally attended the event, emphasizing the city's commitment to the health and welfare of its residents. The "Kandili ng Kalusugan" offered free medical consultations, medications, and various laboratory procedures, including blood typing, blood glucose, blood cholesterol, and uric acid tests. Attendees also received free pneumonia vaccines and haircuts.
This health-focused initiative is part of Mayor Emi's H.E.L.P. Priority Agenda, specifically addressing the "Health" component. The event not only provided essential healthcare services but also exemplified the city's dedication to promoting a healthy and thriving community.
As the Pasay City government continues to implement programs that prioritize health, residents expressed gratitude for the accessible and comprehensive healthcare services provided through the "Kandili ng Kalusugan." The event not only addressed immediate medical needs but also raised awareness about preventive measures, fostering a culture of health consciousness within the community.
Moreover, the collaboration with the Pasay City Market Cooperative Office served as a strategic venue, ensuring that health services reached the heart of the community. Local officials and healthcare professionals worked hand in hand to facilitate the smooth flow of services, creating an atmosphere of care and support.
Mayor Emi Calixto-Rubiano reiterated her commitment to sustaining initiatives that promote health and well-being, emphasizing that the "Kandili ng Kalusugan" is just one of many steps toward building a healthier and more resilient Pasay City. The success of the event serves as a testament to the city's proactive approach to healthcare, setting a positive example for other communities to follow.