Pasay Awarded Top Performer in Vaccination Efforts
Pasay City has been honored with the prestigious title of "Top Performing" in vaccination at the recent Ligtas Lakas Awards presented by the Department of Health on October 5, 2023. This recognition acknowledges Pasay's exceptional dedication to public health and its outstanding achievements in the field of immunization.
The city earned this distinction by achieving a remarkable vaccination coverage rate of over 95% within just four weeks. This impressive feat was accomplished under the "MR bOPV SIA Campaign" organized by the Department of Health, focusing on vaccination against measles, rubella, and polio.
The award not only reflects Pasay's commitment to health but also underscores the unwavering dedication of Mayor Emi Calixto-Rubiano to the H.E.L.P. Priority Agenda. Under her leadership, health is prioritized not as an abstract concept but as a concrete commitment to the well-being of every Pasayeño family.
This recognition serves as a testament to the tireless efforts of healthcare workers, local government officials, and the entire Pasay community in ensuring that essential vaccinations reach every eligible individual, safeguarding the health of the city's residents. It exemplifies how a united effort can lead to remarkable achievements in public health, benefiting the entire community.