August 10, 2020
Employees and medical staff during the rapid testing
The employees of the Mines and Geosciences Bureau Regional Office No. 8 submitted themselves for rapid testing on July 28, 2020
The said rapid testing was made possible in line with the Wellness Program of the Office through its Gender and Development.
The rapid testing was administered by the Divine Word Hospital of Tacloban City through its Medical Technologist, Aline Camila Ponce.
To date, a total of 66 MGB employees volunteered for the said testing, including Job Order and Embedded personnel. The test was not only conducted in compliance with the country’s efforts in the fight against COVID-19, but to increase further strict safety and health measures for MGB personnel as they report to the Office amidst the pandemic.