The Chief of the Philippine National Police, PGEN DEBOLD M SINAS spearheaded the blessing of the NCRPO Isolation Facility at Camp Bagong Diwa , Bicutan , Taguig City under the watched of PBGEN VICENTE D DANAO JR, Acting Regional Director, NCRPO at about 8:30am of November 28,2020 together with the members of the Command Group, Directorial Staff, Regional Directors of the 17 Police Regional Offices and Directors of PNP Nationla Administrative Support Units (NASUs) and National Operations Support Units (NOSUs).
The newly blessed isolation facility is made of 5 container vans with ten bed capacity, each with respective comfort rooms, oxygen and air conditioned unit. It is designed to isolate policewomen who are pregnant, positive of contacting the corona virus and are experiencing mild symptoms like difficulty in breathing.
This construction was envisioned to temporary housed and immediately attend the emergency needs of the police patients while waiting for a vacant hospital to accommodate them.
The NCRPO is an active implementer of this best practice to provide assistance to our personnel and their families. “We are optimistic that this strategy will reduce COVID-19 cases among our personnel with the increase in our healthcare capacity. This interventions are still the best way when dealing with COVID-19” said PGEN SINAS.
But still, the observance of minimum public health standards set to prevent viral transmissions is critical, therefore our personnel need to strictly adhere to the minimum public health standards of wearing mask, hand hygiene, and physical distancing, upang maprotektahan hindi lang ating mga sarili, kundi pati ang mga mahal natin sa buhay o ang miyembro ng ating pamilya,” PGEN SINAS, added.