2020, the year of the pandemic and on-line activities will be a year punctuated by so many firsts for the country let alone our College. Let me detail to you the developments and events we went through as the year progressed.
Dear Fellows, We at the PCS Committee on HMO, RVS, & PHIC & The PCS Board of Regents are pleased to announce the Adoption of PAHMOC of our new & revised RVS.
A mock election is scheduled on November 28-29, 2020 from 9:00am to 5:00pm in order to evaluate any issues that may arise and be addressed prior to the official election.
On behalf of PAHMOC and our President, Mr. Christian S. Argos, it was agreed to extend the increase of PFs with a fixed fee of Php600.00 for all HMO affiliated doctors until December 31, 2020 for all face to face consultations. Please refer to the attached letter for your reference.
These guidelines have been developed to provide rapid guidance on trauma and burn management in the Philippines in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Improving Cancer Care Nationwide: Philam Foundation, Inc. and the Philippine College of Surgeons Cancer Commission, through Philippine College of Surgeons Foundation, commence on a partnership on helping Filipino cancer patients and cancer survivors
You can find out about the original CovidSurg and CovidSurg-Cancer studies on our website (these studies have now closed to new registrations). You can read the first CovidSurg report in The Lancet.
The Philippine Medical Association recognizes and supports the initiative of the BPI FOUNDATION, INC, the Pagpupugay Scholarship Fund Program, in honor of the heroic efforts of our medical frontliners who passed away in the line of duty against Covid-19.
Declaring the second week of July of every year as "National Infection Prevention and Control Week". and the second saturday of July of every year as "Surgical Infection Prevention Awareness Day"
From the announcement of our government, shifting the Enchanced Community Quarantine to General Community Quarantine in Metro Manila and other provinces in the country, the PMA COMELEC, on its meeting held last June 2, 2020
Our aim in developing these guidelines is to ensure prioritization of management during the COVID-19 Pandemic. TThese recommendations may evolve if the COVID-19 crisis continues
The COVID 19 pandemic is far from over. To date, our country has 5000 cases already with a 5% mortality rate. There is no conclusive evidence slowing down, and the course
Surgery Guidelines: Breast Cancer, Colorectal, Endocrine / Head and Neck Cancer, Upper Gastrointestinal Cancer, Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Cancer, Melanoma, Peritoneal Surface Malignancy, Sarcoma
We, the coalition of health care workers who serve the country without any reservations and constantly face the danger of disease and loss of life are calling on all citizens to STOP all acts of harassment and public shaming
MANILA, Philippines — The importation of personal protective equipment (PPE), medical supplies and other essential equipment is now exempt from taxes and duties following the passage of Republic Act 11469
Purpose: This Information intended to help healthcare providers reduce the risk for SARS-CoV-2 (the virus that causes COVID-19) transmission,
The Philippine Medical Association is one with the doctors and nurses of the Makati Medical Center whose health, if not their lives, were placed at risk when Senator Koko
Urgent Appeal for a Unified Approach to tackle #COVID19 Crisis. It is important to strategize and organize to win this war against Covid-19 so that we can keep everyone safe
Data is scarce and evidence based science is not available as disease is dynamic and changing everyday. As surgeons we are faced with the question to operate or not.
Royal Australasian College of Surgeons Global Health Travel Grant for Asia-Pacific Surgeons to participate at the RACS 2020 Annual Scientific Congress (ASC)
Greetings! It has come to our attention that certain groups other than the College and its recognized subspecialty societies/boards intend to conduct
Thank you for being a valued member of our Surgical Leadership Program community. As you may know, we are currently recruiting for the next Surgical Leadership Program class.
The Asian Oncology Society (AOS) is a newly formed organization brought about by the merger of the Asian Clinical Oncology and the Asia Cancer Prevention...
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