Laguna Chest Center - Arta


Laboratory Services

This service aims to provide an accurate laboratory results requested and referred by Social Hygiene Clinic, Leprosy Program, TB Control Program, RHU’s and other hospitals.

No.
Steps
Time
Person to approach


1.
The results are correctly interpreted based on patient's findings for proper medical management


2.
Proceed to Cashier and pay necessary fees.
2.1
Cashier will accept payment and issue official receipt. Instruct the patient to go back to SHC. Instruct patient to go to Laboratory or X-Ray Section.
2 mins
Precilla Paglinawan


3.
Proceed to Social Hygiene Clinic (SHC) of LCC and request for Clearance Card.
3.1
Receive the request and record the patients date in the log book and give the pay slip to the client and instruct her to proceed to cashier
2 mins
Haizel Kumalao Precilla Paglinawan Judith Ceria


4.
Receive official receipt and proceed to laboratory.
4.1
The specimens are collected, handled, transported and processed accordingly
1 hr
Haizel Kumalao Precilla Paglinawan Judith Ceria Corazon Balandra

X-ray Services (Chest x-ray)

This service aims to provide an accurate radiologic chest x-ray evaluation for health clearance in school, business permit, and for diagnostic purpose.

No.
Steps
Time
Person to approach


1.
Proceed to X-ray department with your doctor’s request.
1.1
Receive the request and record the patients date in the log book and give the pay slip to the client and instruct her/him to proceed to cashier
2 mins
Susie Santos Crisalde Lupena Jhon Tablizo Elizer Nicolas


2.
Proceed to Cashier and pay necessary fees.
2.1
Cashier will accept payment and issue official receipt. Instruct patient to bring the receipt to the laboratory
2 mins
Precilla Paglinawan


3.
Receive official receipt (OR) and proceed to X-ray department
3.1
Perform chest x-ray requested then advice the patient to come back after three (3) days for the official result then the staff will develop the x-ray film for viewing and will bring the x-ray film to the Radiologist for interpretation
7 mins
Susie Santos Crisalde Lupena
3.2
The Radiologist will read and Interpret all the submitted x-ray film based on their clinical diagnosis and chief complaints
4hrs
Dr. Ramon Carlos
3.3
The x-ray tech will record the interpreted result in the log book and prepare the final result for the patient
3 mins
Susie Santos

National Leprosy Control and Prevention Program

This service aims to provide the routine activities of diagnosis, treatment and disability prevention Hansen’s / Leprosy disease and other skin problems of clients, referred by peripheral and other private institution clinics.

No.
Steps
Time
Person to approach


1.
Prepare record data the patient.
2 mins.
Althea Brion Susan Lupena
1.1
Physical assessment and neurological test.
15 mins.
Althea Brion
1.2
Skin slit smear (suspected Leprosy positive)
45 mins.
Judith Ceria Haizel Kumalao


2.
If positive for Skin Slit Smear go back to the clinic for counselling and health education
15 mins
Althea Brion


3.
Recording of patient’s name to the NLCP registry and referring to Rural Health Unit and other health institution concern.
10 mins
Althea Brion


4.
Proceed to Skin Clinic of LPCC and give referral form and show skin problem
3 mins
Althea Brion

NTP-JAIL Directly Observed Treatment Strategy (DOTS)

This service aims to provide free medical services and medicines for inmates who are TB positive (Free x-ray and sputum smear)

No.
Steps
Time
Person to approach


1.
Case holding – proceed to NTP Coordinator
1 hr.
Maricel Rebenque
1.1
Record patients data in TB master list, and prepare patients medicine and distribute them accordingly.
30 mins.
Maricel Rebenque Glaiza Lee Lopez
1.2
Receive request for follow-up sputum smear for treatment completion.
1 hr.
Corazon Balandra, R.M.T.


2.
Report treatment outcome
1 hr.
2.1
request for supplies
1 hr.
Maricel Rebenque NTP- Jail Coordinator
2.2
quarterly monitoring & supervising by DOH Regional Office
1 hr.
Maricel Rebenque NTP- Jail Coordinator


3.
Start of treatment proceed to NTP Coordinator
30 mins.
Maricel Rebenque NTP- Jail Coordinator
3.1
Receive sputum and x- ray results and refer to TBDC for negative patients.
Dr. RamonB. Carlos – TBDC Maricel Rebenque


4.
Proceed to Laguna Chest Center for submission of sputum specimen
1 hr.
Maricel Rebenque NTP- Jail Coordinator
4.1
Receive the request and record the patient data in the log book and process sputum smearing.
Corazon Balandra Elizer Nicholas


5.
Case Findings - Patients with 2 weeks cough with other signs and symptoms

ORGANIZE MEDICAL AND DENTAL MISSIONS

This service aims to provide free medical services such as medical and dental check-ups including medicines and laboratory examinations (X-ray, urinalysis, fasting blood sugar [FBS], random blood sugar [RBS]) to constituents located in remote areas of Laguna.

No.
Steps
Time
Person to approach


1.
Coordinate with the Laguna Chest Center for the schedule and preparation of venue
1.1
The assigned staff will schedule the visit the target site for ocular inspection and make his recommendation.
15 minutes
Mr. Aldrich A. San Juan, Assistant Medical Mission Coordinator
1.2
The Laguna Chest Center Head will approve the date and discuss further the needs and possible flow of the activity
30 minutes
Dr. Ramon B. Carlos Laguna Chest Center Head


2.
Bring the approved letter of request from the Governors Office
Requesting Party
2.1
.
2.2
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2.3
The receiving officer will interview and discuss the details of the request. Coordinator
15 mins.
Mr. Aldrich A. San Juan, Assistant Medical Mission Coordinator


3.
3.1
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STD/HIV-AIDS Social Hygiene Clinic

This service aims to provide a one stop shop health service in commercial sex workers with regards to their examination needs in health clearance card certification. STD/HIV-AIDS Social Hygiene Clinic (Clearance card for Commercial Sex Workers [CSW])

No.
Steps
Time
Person to approach


1.
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2.
Vaginal/Urethral and endometrium sample collection
2.1
Staff will examine the physical appearance and check for any abnormality in the discharge or blisters then sample will be collected from the patients put in the slides and will submitt to laboratory for microscopic evaluation patient to go to Laboratory or X-ray Section.
5 mins
Ms. Genalyn Veneza Mr. Ron Michael Quinto
2.2
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3.
Give the white card to the officer in charge.
3.1
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3.2
Staff prepares the records of new patients and look the records of old patients on file then labelling of corresponding slides. client and instruct her to proceed to cashier. While the patient is paying at the Cashier, the SHC Staff will proceed to the Laboratory and submit the discharge sample.
5 minutes
Genalyn Veneza Mr. Ron Michael Quinto


4.
Laboratory Evaluation
4.1
Counselling of CSW and patients with reactive or positive laboratory result (if needed)
20 minutes
Ms. Genalyn Veneza Ms. Josefina dela Armas
4.2
Med Tech will collect blood sample for examination and perform the laboratory exam requested
1 hour
Ms. Haizel Kumalao Ms. Doribeth Angeles Ms. Judith Ceria