Healthcare outsourcing company taps AIM to streamline operations

QAVALO, a Cebu-based company that provides clinical documentation solutions, partnered with the Asian Institute of Management (AIM) to streamline and automate its operations. The data architecture project funded by the Department of Science and Technology (DoST) aims to usher in the development of a regulatory framework for home health care (HHC). “The project would increase […]

Babies born in barangay Covid facility

TWO expectant mothers who earlier tested positive for Covid-19 delivered their babies in a Cebu City barangay isolation center (BIC) on Monday, Aug. 30, 2021. Emergency Operations Center (EOC) deputy chief implementer and Cebu City Councilor Joel Garganera said one of the mothers was also hypertensive. She delivered a baby boy. Garganera thanked the skilled […]

Under 21 Covid patients rising

THE Department of Health (DOH)-Central Visayas said there has been an increase in the number of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) patients who are under 21 years old in hospitals. DOH 7 Director Dr. Jaime Bernadas did not give the exact figures, but the Covid-19 tracker in Central Visayas shows that 14.07 percent of the cumulative […]

Cebu City to reintroduce liquor ban, adjust curfew

THE Cebu City Emergency Operations Center (EOC) has proposed implementing stricter measures in the entire city to curb the rise in coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) cases. The EOC, together with Acting Mayor Michael Rama and Inter-Agency Task Force-Visayas Chief Implementer retired general Melquiades Feliciano, met on Sunday, July 25, 2021, to discuss the Covid-19 situation […]

Eased metro lockdown eyed for rest of June

By Kyle Aristophere T. Atienza and Vann Marlo M. Villegas, Reporters THE GOVERNMENT would probably ease the lockdown in Manila, the capital and nearby cities and provinces this week on decreasing coronavirus infections, according to the presidential palace. Metro Manila and the provinces of Bulacan, Rizal, Laguna and Cavite would likely revert to a general […]

COVID case tally up 8,000

The health department on Friday reported over 8,000 new cases of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). In a statement released on Friday, the Department of Health (DoH) said that as of April 30, it recorded 8,748 new cases of the virus. This brings the total number of positive cases in the country since the pandemic […]