11 months Duterte signs law creating Coast Guard hospital MB
By Argyll Cyrus Geducos President Duterte has signed the law creating the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) General Hospital which will provide healthcare services to its personnel, employees, retired uniformed personnel, and their dependents. President Rodrigo Roa Duterte(ALBERT ALCAIN/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO / MANILA BULLETIN) Republic Act (RA) 11372, signed on August 8, takes effect 15 days after its publication in the Official Gazette or in a newspaper of general circulation. The hospital will be built at the Coast Guard Base in Taguig City. Aside from healthcare services, it will also conduct the medical examination of all Coast Guard trainees. The law ... more