MHO

MUNICIPAL HEALTH OFFICE

 

MISSION:

 

The  LGU ensure equity and quality health for San Jose through collaboration with other health sectors and partners.

 

VISSION:

 

Healthy productive San Joseans accessing and sustaining an essential health care system.

 

FUNCTIONAL STATEMENT:

 

To formulate programs, plans, strategies, policies and projects on health matters and to promote the health of constituents of the local government.

 

OBJECTIVES:

 

To reduce the mortality and morbidity cases of the municipality

 

PROGRAMS/ACTIVITIES:

 

  • Administrative functions for the implementation of various health services and health development programs.
  • Expanded program on immunization activities.
  • Advocacy thru linkage with community and other organizations.
  • Secure assistance from the LCE for the procurement of medical supplies and equipments.
  • Establish immunization activities to barangays.
  • Data collecting report
  • Intensify regular monitoring and supervisory
  • Conduct operation timbang
  • Implement nutrition program
  • Identify malnourish children
  • Identify high risk married women for motivation
  • Provide lectures about family planning
  • Maintain safe level of contraceptive at all times
  • Conduct responsible parenthood seminars for selected couples
  • Conduct pre-marriage counseling about family planning
  • Manage the procedure for case finding activities
  • Facilitate requisition and distribution of drugs and other NTO supplies
  • Maintain and update the TB register
  • Provide continuous health education to all TB patients placed under treatment and encourage family planning participation in TB control
  • Perform basic screening procedures for CVD such as BP screening and history taking
  • Educate clients on healthy lifestyle and risk factors information needed for early detection of disease
  • Conduct pap smear examination for cervical cancer detection and breast examination for women of reproductive age
  • Maternal and child nursing
  • Conduct pre-natal consultation and post natal home visits
  • Identify IT immunization status
  • Inspects food establishment
  • Disinfects water supply
  • Eliminates breeding places of insects
  • Implement health education related to environmental sanitation program
  • Store sputum smears to allow sampling by the provincial NTP coordinator for binded rechecking as part of the external quality assessment
  • Perform other clinical laboratory such as urinalysis and blood chemistry
  • Perform new born screening for 1-3 day old babies
  • Participate in medical and dental missions to different barangays in the municipality
  • Initiaites and participates in the developmental health programs to safeguard oral health of children and adults
  • Conduct health education on the prevention of disease