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St. Luke's Infection Control Service Grand Winner at the PHA Awards
The Infection Control Service of St. Luke’s Medical
Center-Quezon City (SLMC-QC) and Global City
(SLMC-GC) bagged the majority of awards during the
Philippine Hospital Association (PHA) Awards,
participated in by 58 hospitals nationwide with more
than 200 entries in the best practices for Hospital
Infection Prevention and Control. The event was
held on November 17, 2016 at the Fiesta Pavilion of
The Manila Hotel.
Hospitals were invited to submit their respective
Infection Prevention and Control Programs and they
were evaluated and judged stringently by expert panels
from the PHA.
SLMC-GC received the Runner up for Best in Hand
Hygiene for Hospital Level 3, while SLMC-QC was
recognized as the Overall Champion for Hospital Best
Practices in Infection Prevention and Control.
SLMC-QC also won all of the 7 special awards in: Best in Hand Hygiene, Best in Environmental Cleaning and Decontamination, Best in Management of Infection Prevention among Healthcare Workers, Best in Healthcare Waste Management, Best in Isolation Precaution Management, Best in Outbreak Management, and Best in Surveillance of Antibiotic Resistance.
SLMC-QC SVP and Head for Hospital Operations Dr. Annabelle R. Borromeo, together with the Infection Control Service Team led by their Head Dr. Ryan M. Llorin and Department Manager, Mr. Billexter Bonifacio received the awards.
IN PHOTO: St. Luke’s Infection Control Service – Quezon City Team led by their Head Dr. Ryan M. Llorin (6th from L), Department Manager Mr. Billexter Bonifacio (6th from R) and SVP & Head for Hospital Operations Dr. Annabelle R. Borromeo (4th from L) accepting one of the awards.
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