The medical staff of the USI – Mother Seton Hospital held its Annual General Medical Staff Assembly last February 25, 2010 at the Seton Hall with at least a hundred doctors in attendance.
The meeting was presided by Dr. Jose Amanse, AVP for Medical Services, who reported on the total number of consultants, the upcoming of the PhilHealth Accreditation Team, and the PhilHealth Benchbook Survey process. He also reported the patient records and census, the Performance Evaluation for Doctor (PED), revisions on doctors' Handbook, and other memos/reminders.
Sr. Dolores C. Cornejo, DC, VP for Health Services, also took time to report the launching of the New Vision and Mission of Mother Seton Hospital, the different charitable works, and the new physical constructions and material acquisitions for the year 2009.
The Chairpersons of the different medical departments reported their accomplishments for the year 2009 and their plans for the year 2010. They are: Dr. Rosito Navera – Department of Anesthesia; Dr. Osler Galen Cariño – Department of Medicine; Dr. Elna Chia – Department of OB – Gynecology; Dr. Felipe Federico Pio – Department of Otolaryngology; Dr. Cristet Sales – Department of Out Patient Services; Dr. Eileen Navarroza – Department of Pediatrics; Dr. Crisostomo Lacuesta – Department of Radiology; and Dr. Wulfrano Ricafort – Department of Surgery. Dr. Ricafort also introduced the incoming Chair of the Department of Surgery Dr. Edgardo Paredes and addition of new consultant Dr. Joseph Cortero.
The President of the Universidad de Santa Isabel – Mother Seton Hospital , Sr. Asuncion G. Evidente, DC, graced the occasion and gave a very insightful closing remarks.