In line with Governor Alvaro T. Antonio’s thrust on “Kalusugan”, the Provincial Health Office(PHO) conducted a medical mission in three (3) different jails in the province last January 17-19, 2012.
A medical mission was held at Sanchez Mira Extension jail on January 17 where 58 inmates were given medical assistance, while 108 inmates at Aparri Extension Jail on January 18 and 138 inmates at the Cagayan Provincial Jail were served last January 19.
The inmates were given free medicines aside from the medical services given them by the medical team.
According to Provincial Health Officer Dr. Marcos M. Mallillin, this is a quarterly undertaking of the office to ensure good health conditions of the inmates in the different detention jails of the province. ABCabauatan