Heart disease and stroke are in the top three of the leading causes of morbidity and mortality worldwide. In the Philippines, infections are still seen as the primary causes of morbidity but cardiac and vascular system diseases are consistently in the top three causes of mortality. This alarming finding has indeed stimulated dynamism in the prevention and management of cardiovascular illnesses globally.
Relatively new in the healthcare industry, the Providence Hospital has already made an imposing presence in Quezon City. Poised to provide excellent and quality patient care, its team continuously strives to enhance delivery of world class services for the sick as well as healthy clients. In celebration of the Heart Month, the management, in coordination with the departments of Cardiology and Marketing, will be coming up with exciting programs to highlight the importance of adhering to healthy lifestyle as a strategy to avert untoward events. A lay fora dubbed “Be Careful with My Heart” is slated on February 11- 9AM at Brgy. West Triangle conference room and February 18, 2017 at the OPD waiting area, 6th floor. Topics that will be tackled are cardiovascular risk factors, hypertension, heart attack, and healthy heart diet. Registration is free. With the aim of raising consciousness in maintaining good health, the hospital has been offering also heart care Packages at affordable rates. Inquiries may be coursed through tel. no. 558-6999 loc 641 and look for Carlo De Jesus.