The Davao Regional Medical Center (DRMC) launched the BIDA Solusyon sa COVID-19: “Batukan ang COntraVIDa” a national campaign of the Department of Health (DOH) last September 25, 2020 at DRMC gym facilitated by the Performance Governance System (PGS) Committee on Advocacy with the Health Education Promotion Office (HEPO).
The activity was supported by the Medical Center Chief, Dr. Bryan O. Dalid. It aims to encourage everyone to take an active role in the fight against our common enemy: COVID-19 (the "COntraVIDa") by practicing the behaviours simplified into 4 letters - BIDA; B (Bawal walang mask); I (I-sanitize ang mga kamay, iwas-hawak sa mga bagay); D (Dumistansya ng isang metro); A (Alamin ang totoong impormasyon).
The event started with a motorcade within Tagum City followed by Commitment Signing and acceptance of BIDA Solusyon banners and flyers attended by Provincial Health Office (PHO) of Davao del Norte, Dr. Eleanor H. Salva, Health Education Promotion Officer (HEPO) of Tagum City Ms. Rae Katherine Apura, RN, Municipal Representatives from Asuncion, Ms. Kristine Mae Dorotan, Ms. Anthieza Laarni Ganal of Kapalong and Mr. Arvin Ronald Serrano from Talaingod. The activity ended with the oath taking of the identified BIDA Bastonero/Bastonera who shall intensify the implementation of BIDA Solusyon in DRMC.
For the closing remarks, Ms. Ma. Mercy C. Coral, Chief Nurse/Chaiperson of Committee on Advocacy reminded everyone that BIDA Solusyon must be our way of living as we fight against COVID-19. Together, we can #BIDAsolusyon - Yan