The Department of Labor and Employment and Department of Health held an orientation pertaining to Influenza A (H1N1) prevention and control at the workplace last July 24, 2009 at DOLE SARGEN Field Office.Regional Director Ma. Gloria A. Tango discussed on the salient points of DOLE's Department Advisory No. 4
Dr. Mely Lastimoso gave updates on H1N1
Dr. Alah Baby Vingno, an Epidimiologist, discussed further re: H1N1 virus
Participating companies during the orientation were: Cortez Cancer Clinic, Minadanao Polytechnic College, RD Group of Companies, Hurempco, Southern Philippines Power Corporation, East Star Agricultural Development Corp., Crosmak Construction Works, Inc., TEMPCO, Horizon Can Corporation, Alliance Tuna International, Inc., Seatrade Canning Corp., MTTP-NDDU, Cargill phils., Inc., Tenpoint Manufacturing Corp., Phil. Cinmic Industrial Corp., MD Agri Ventures, KCC Mall of Gensan, East Asia Royale Hotel, Gentuna, Nippon Job Contractor and Allied Services, St. Elizabeth Hospital, Inc., Celebes Canning Corp., Rell and Renn Fishing Corp. , Alsons Aquaculture Technologies, Inc., San Andres Fishing Industries, Inc. and Gensan Shipyard and Machine Works, Inc.
Participants were enlightened on relevant issues pertaining to the much talked about Influenza A (H1N1). They were also briefed on what to do during onset of said disease and how to prevent possible outbreak.