VMMC Celebrates National Hospital Week
The Veterans Memorial Medical Center joined hospitals and health facilities across the nation in the celebration of the 2018 National Hospital Week on August 6-10, 2018.
Malacañang’s Internal House Affairs Office Head USEC Jhopee Avanceña visits VMMC.
USEC Jophee Avancena, Undersecretary for Internal House Affairs Office of the Office of the President together with Ms. Editha A. Lorenzana, betterhalf of DND Secretary Delfin N. Lorenzana paid a visit to VMMC on August 1, 2018.
Blessing and Turn-Over Ceremony of the PMA Class 82 Sponsored Room156 at Ward-11
The Blessing and Turn-Over of the newly renovated Room 156 at Ward -11 was held on June 6, 2018 at the Ward-11 and CPS Conference Room, respectively.
VMMC holds 2nd leg of Medical Mission in Bustos, Bulacan.
Following the successful conduct of its first Medical and Surgical Mission in Lipa City, Batangas, the Veterans Memorial Medical Center conducted the 2nd leg of its monthly nationwide medical mission for 2018 at the Dr. Pablito V Mendoza Sr., Multi-Purpose Gymnasium in Poblacion, Bustos, Bulacan on July 17, 2018.
VMMC conducts Medical Mission in Batangas
The Veterans Memorial Medical Center (VMMC) in coordination with the Provincial Government of Batangas conducted a Medical, Surgical and Dental Mission at Fernando Air Base in Lipa City, Batangas on June 27, 2018.
VMMC holds Batch 2018 Post Graduate Medical Interns Commencement Exercises
The Veterans Memorial Medical Center held the Batch 2018 Post Graduate Medical Interns Commencement Exercises on June 29, 2018 at the Basilio Valdes Hall.
PMA Class 1974 leads the Blessing and Turn-over of Newly Renovated Chemotherapy Unit
Barely two months after sponsoring the repainting of Ward-14, the PMA Marangal Class 1974 spearheaded the turn-over of another project, the newly-renovated chemotherapy unit at Ward-10 on June 8, 2018.
VMMC Conducts ISO 9001:2015 QMS Seminar Workshop
In line with the ongoing preparation for the transition from ISO 9001:2008 to ISO 9001:2015 certification.
VMMC CELEBRATES NATIONAL FLAG DAY
In connection with the observance of the National Flag Day and “Araw ng Kalayaan on June 12 , a Flag Raising Ceremony was held at the Basilio Valdes Hall of the hospital on Monday, June 11, 2018 attended by the hospital staff.
Jencait Trading Donates Wheelchairs to VMMC
In a simple turn-over ceremony held at the Main Lobby, JenCait Trading owner Mr. Toru Suzuki personally turned over 20 brand new wheelchairs to VMMC on June 13, 2018.
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AGFO Suite opens in VMMC
The AGFO Suite at Ward 21 of the Veterans Memorial Medical Center was officially opened and blessed last March 28, 2018.
AFPSLAI Donates Multicab to VMMC
The Armed Forces and Police Savings and Loan Association Inc.(AFPSLAI) donated a Multicab to the Veterans Memorial Medical Center on March 16, 2018.
VMMC Basketball Tournament gets underway
In line with the hospital’s policy to promote physical and mental well-being of its workforce, the 2018 VMMC Basketball Tournament formally kicked off last February 28, 2018 in a simple opening ceremony at the Basilio Valdez Hall.
VMMC holds Seminar on Happiness
The Veterans Memorial Medical Center held a seminar entitled “The Way to Happiness Program: Genuine Peace Grounded on Ethics and Values” on March 5-7, 2018 at the Basilio Valdes Hall. The three-day seminar- workshop was organized by the VMMC GAD Focal Point in partnership with The Way To Happiness Foundation, Inc. (TWTH) and aims to instill the importance of values and ethics among the staff in order to achieve genuine and lasting happiness in the workplace and at home.
VMMC Celebrates Women’s Month
The Veterans Memorial Medical Center joins the nationwide celebration of this year’s Women’s Month with the theme “We Make Change Work for Women” which aims to give due recognition to the contributions of Filipino women in our society.
VMMC Conducts Mandatory Drug Testing of Employees
In support of the drug-free workplace campaign of the government, the Veterans Memorial Medical Center conducted a random, mandatory testing of all employees last week at the Basilio Valdez Hall.
VMMC Honors Employees at Annual Recognition and Service Awards Ceremony.
As an annual tradition of recognizing its employees for their outstanding performance and years of dedicated service, VMMC held the 62nd Employees Recognition and Awarding Ceremonies at the Basilio Valdes Hall last November 24, 2017.
VMMC New Year Courtesy Call
A mix of gratitude and hope filled the Basilio Valdes Hall last January 8, 2017 as hospital top officials and employees gathered together for the traditional New Year’s Courtesy Call. Shortly after the Monday flag raising ceremony, VMMC Director Dr. Dominador M. Chiong Jr. spearheaded the holding of the annual gathering. Joining him were the Heads and Chiefs of the different departments, divisions and sections of the hospital.
VMMC Lights up for Christmas Season
On December 7, 2017, the Veterans Memorial Medical Center officially marked the start of the festive season with the traditional lighting of its Christmas tree at the main lobby of the hospital. The ceremonial tree lighting was led by VMMC Director Dr. Dominador M. Chiong Jr. along with Dr. Benjamin Lim, 2017 Anniversary and Christmas Committee Chairman and other top hospital official.
Kagitingan Ng Sundalo Foundation Donates an E-Cart to VMMC
The Kagitingan ng Sundalo Foundation headed by its Chairman Amelita Ming” Ramos led the ceremonial turnover of one (1) unit battery powered e-cart to Veterans memorial Medical Center (VMMC) on December 21, 2017.
President Rodrigo R. Duterte pays a visit to VMMC.
The VMMC community was beaming with pride and joy when President Rodrigo Roa Duterte made a visit to the hospital on December 20, 2017.
Mental Health in the Workplace: Mental Health Day 2017
In line with the World Health Organization’s (WHO) World Mental Health Day, celebrated on October 10 of each year, the VMMC Department of Psychiatry observed its 7th annual Mental Health Day 2017 with a 3-day celebration.
BGen Reynalco B. Mapagu, Undersecretary for Civil, Veterans and Retiree Affairs visits VMMC
BGen Reynaldo B. Mapagu, the newly appointed Undersecretary for Civil, Veterans and Retiree Affairs of the Department of National Defense met with top officials of VMMC last Friday, October 6, 2017 at the CPS Conference Room.
VMMC Director Dr. Dominador M. Chiong Jr. led VMMC top officials in welcoming the Undersecretary at the Directors Office. After the customary signing of the VMMC guest book, the guest was ushered to the CPS Conference Room for a short briefing.
VMMC Employees Cooperative conducts Compliance Seminar in Basic Accounting
The Veterans Memorial Medical Center Employees Cooperative (VMMCEC), in collaboration with the Quezon City Union of Cooperatives (QCUC), successfully conducted the CDA Compliance Seminar entitled “Basic Accounting for Non-Accountants” on October 12-13, 2017 at the Fullon Hall.
The Air Materiel Wings Savings Loan Association (AMWSLAI) donated a battery operated, multi passenger vehicle (E-Jeep) to VMMC on July 4, 2017.
VMMC Director Dominador M. Chiong Jr., personally received the donated E-Jeep from Col. Ricardo P. Nolasco Jr., Chairman and President of AMWSLAI during the ceremonial turnover of key at the Main Lobby.
The ceremony was also graced by Lt Gen. Ernesto G. Carolina, PVAO Administrator, VMMC and AMWSLAI officials and staff.
In his short message, Lt. Gen. Carolina expressed his gratitude to the AMWSLAI for providing the VMMC with a new E-Jeep, an added boost to the health care services to our partners.
The Kick-off ceremony for the renovation of AGFO Suite was held on July 7, 2017 at Ward 21. VMMC Director Dr. Dominador M. Chiong Jr. and AGFO President Lt. Gen. Edgardo T. Batenga led the ceremonies along with PVAO Administrator Ernesto G. Carolina.
Also in attendance during the ceremony were AGFO officials and some hospital staff.
The AGFO suite, which is expected to be completed later this year, will feature amenities and fixtures at par with hospital suites of private medical facilities. Rooms 310 and 311 will be merged to build the AGFO room.
Officials of the United States Department of Veterans Affairs (USDVA) paid a visit to VMMC on July 11, 2017. The USDVA officials consisted of Marie Souza, Vicky Randall and Connie Santos, were enthusiastically welcomed by the VMMC Director Dominador M. Chiong Jr and other top officials during their visit.
Honorable members of the House Committee on Veterans Affairs and Welfare of the 17th Congress paid a visit to VMMC on June 19, 2017. Led by its Chairman, Congressman Leopoldo N. Bataoil, together with fellow legislators and members; Congressmen Rozanno Rufino B. Biazon and Teodoro "Ted" G. Montoro, assured the VMMC community of their unwavering
The Veterans Memorial Medical Center successfully concluded the month long 2017 Summerfest with the theme "Hataw Na" at the Main Lobby last May 25, 2017