May 22, 2024

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CMC celebrates 34th anniversary

By Cyrill Quilo

CALAMBA Medical Center on Thursday celebrated its 34th anniversary with outstanding patient service and announcing its partnership with Metro Pacific Health.

The CMS is dubbed the Healthcare City of the South.

Dr. Jose Juliano, president and CEO of CMC, announced that they partnered with Metro Pacific Health for more updated medical services.

“Here at our hospital, we serve, protect and nurture our patients. Next year, we’re going to have here a cardiac catheterization laboratory,” Dr. Juliano said during the activity, where they also presented the  newly-built and expanded hospital lobby.

Juliano said the people of Calamba and Southern Luzon can expect for another 34 years of successful patient service. 

“You can expect more updated medical services. Next year, we will have our cardiac catheterization lab, the first here in Calamba,” said Dr. Juliano.

“Aside from cat lab, we will build a condo soon for commercial and residential purposes and a nursing school,” he added.

CMC chief operating officer Joel Rodriguez said aside from best doctors, they brought in the best and most up to date medical equipment and health services.

” CMC has ensured that our medical packages are priced affordably and within easy reach of the Calamba and Southern Tagalog community,” said Rodriguez .

“It’s affordable to seek consultation here at CMC. Akala lang nila mahal dito kasi maganda and building but trully its affordable. Andito na halos lahat ng treatment lalo na ngayong naging partner na namin ang Metro Pacific Health,” said Dr. Rhodora Ocampo, the chief medical officer.

From  10 doctors in 1989 to 253 medical specialists in 2022, CMC has a Cancer Center, a Dialysis Center, a Diabetes Care Center, Wound Care Center, Nutrition Department, Vascular Center Brain and Spine Center, Physical, Medical and Rehabilitation Center, Pulmonary Care, and Medical Imaging Operating Room.

Dr. Juliano expressed gratitude to their most important partners – their doctors and hospital staff.

Among the highlights of the event was the giving of loyalty award to the dedicated doctors who have served the hospital for ten, 20 and 30 years.