By PR | 01:19 PM January 29, 2022
Tagbilaran City Vice Mayor Jose Antonio “Toto” S. Veloso led the Fourteenth Sangguniang Panlungsod in expressing their full support for the passage of House Bill No. 9472, authored by Congressman Edgardo M. Chatto, in the conversion of the Governor Celestino Gallares Memorial Hospital (GCGMH) to Governor Celestino Gallares Multi-Specialty Medical Complex (GCGMMC).
The Medical Complex shall be located in the current GCGMH and in the Municipality of Cortes.
It will modernize the GCGMH by upgrading its service capabilities, health care services and bed capacities to benefit the increasing number of patients in Tagbilaran City and the Province of Bohol.
GCGMMC will also operationalize the national health policy on Universal Health Program or Kalusugang Pangkalahatan, and Central Visayas regional strategic framework of ensuring accessibility and affordability of health care services, especially in areas that are unserved, underserved and affected by calamities.
The Resolution is authored by Vice Mayor Toto Veloso, and sponsored en masse by the Fourteenth Sangguniang Panlungsod.