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Public hospital in Ilocos Norte limits operation due to shortage of doctors

/ 01:58 PM September 14, 2021

LAOAG CITY—A government-run hospital in Bangui town, Ilocos Norte is temporarily limiting its services beginning Monday, Sept. 13, due to the shortage of doctors.

In a public advisory, Bangui District Hospital said its emergency room would temporarily cater to life-threatening conditions, imminent delivery of pregnant women, and trauma cases.

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Other patients were advised to seek treatment at the nearest health center in their villages or avail themselves of online consultation.

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