The Makati Medical Center – Institutional Review Board (MMC-IRB) was recognized anew by the Forum for Ethical Review Committees in Asia and the Western Pacific Region (FERCAP) after it met the standards set forth by the regional ethics body. The plaque of recognition was accepted by Sonia E. Bongala, MD; Romana G. Borromeo, MD; Margaret May […]

PhilHealth re-accredits MakatiMed for 2017

The Philippine Health Insurance Corporation has renewed Makati Medical Center’s certificate as a Level 3 Hospital with 600 beds, effective January 01, 2017 to December 31, 2017. This gives MakatiMed patients who are PhilHealth members access to health benefits provided by the state-run insurance corporation.

MakatiMed holds ‘Pregnancy & Beyond 2016’, opens 2017 forums

Parents and parents-to-be got all the expert advice they needed in their journey to and through parenthood at Makati Medical Center’s Pregnancy and Beyond 2016, the continuation of the premier health institution’s successful series of free lay forums about pregnancy and baby care. The forums were held every fourth Saturday of the month beginning in […]

2016 Philippine College of Chest Physicians Diplomate Certifying Examination Passers

Congratulations to Kathryn Hazel C. Trinidad-Tolentino, MD (Adult Pulmonary Fellow-in-Training Graduate, Batch 2016) and Jillian Mae L. Tabora, MD (Adult Pulmonary Fellow-in-Training Graduate, Batch 2015) for successfully passing the 2016 Philippine College of Chest Physicians Diplomate Certifying Examination.  Left: Jillian Mae L. Tabora, MD; Right: Kathryn Hazel C. Trinidad-Tolentino, MD

MakatiMed Celebrates Heart Month with In-House Mass Blood Donation

Makati Medical Center celebrated Heart Month with an in-house mass blood donation that attracted over 100 donors on February 15 at the 8th Floor Tower 2 Auditorium. The mass blood donation was organized by the Blood Bank and Transfusion Services of the Department of Pathology & Laboratories. Blood Bank also had a lobby exhibit about blood […]

MakatiMed Doctors Give Health Talks at AmCham Philippines

Three doctors from Makati Medical Center gave health talks at the American Chamber of Commerce of the Philippines, Inc. The talks, organized by MakatiMed in coordination with the Healthcare, Wellness, and Pharmaceutical Committee of AmCham Philippines and the US Overseas Security Advisory Council (OSAC) were held on February 7 and February 16, respectively, at AmCham […]