Medical Mission on the Feast Day of Christ the King

   On 29 October 2017, on the feast day of Christ the King, ACIM-Asia in partnership with SOCSARGEN Press Club, JCI General Santos Twinstar and the General Santos City Eagles Club conducted a medical mission in Rosa Mystica and St. Joseph Church in Andrade Subdivision, San Isidro, General Santos City.

   Free medical consultation, dental extraction, physical therapy, eye glasses and medicines were given. Flowers and balloon arrangement training were conducted by JCI General Santos Twinstar.

The day started with a procession before the Sunday’s Mass.

The Procession

The Medical Mission

Registration of Patients

Patients were interviewed for their personal profile and medical history and complaints.

ACIM-Asia staff manning the registration of patients who wished to avail
the different medical services offered.

Vital Signs Area

Isabel, a volunteer nurse from France and Gerlyn Vie, an RMT local volunteer 
taking the vital signs of patients before they were forwarded to 
the medical consultation or dental extraction.

Medical Consultation

Two medical doctors volunteered for the mission.

Dr Georgia L. Layod
Dr. Julie Ann C Ledesma, a pediatrician from Koronadal South Cotabato

Dental Services

With Dr. Nelda Nisperos and Adonnis Casica, RN, both regular volunteers of ACIM-Asia.

The Dental Team and other volunteers L-R: Volunteers from JCI General Santos
Twinstar with their President Jonathan Roda, Elaine Salazar (ACIM-Asia), 
Adonnis Casica, RN, Karen Acosta, Dr Nelda Nisperos and 
Ms Honeybee Maravilla.

Free Eye Glasses

Sharing his time and expertise to the mission, Dr James C Miramontest, an Optometrist

Jun Ferrer, Dr Miramontest technician

Physical Therapy

Rodge Maravilla, a licensed Physical Therapist who always renders his services 
to the mission.

The Pharmacy

Free medicines for everyone who availed of the medical services.

Preparation of medicines by our volunteers Mr. Soulrock Sevilla, RN, 
Ms. Allison M Gonzales, a pharmacist from Manila, and 
Ms Magali Burguburo, a French volunteer of ACIM-Asia.
Additional help was needed in the Pharmacy area.  With Wallace Hibanada, Ma. Resheille M Salazar and Joel Reponte.

Patients listened as instruction were given on how to take their prescribe medicines.

Balloon and Flower Arrangement Training

Balloon arrangement training was conducted by MS Joan Salazar

The Balloon Training Participants and Organizers
Flower Arrangement Training
The organizer, the participants, their trainer, and their flower arrangement sample.

Relief Goods Giving (Used Clothes)

The mission served:
Medical Adult - 23; Medical Pedia - 31; Dental – 15; Eye Glasses – 18; Referral – 8
Total: 95

Special thanks to the following:
  • SOCSARGEN Press Club
  • JCI General Santos Twinstar 
  • General Santos City Eagles Club
  • Dr. Nelda Nisperos
  • Dr. Georgia L. Layod
  • Dr.Julie Ann C Ledesma
  • Dr James C Miramontest
  • Mr. Soulrock Sevilla, RN
  • Mr Adonnis M Casica, RN
  • Ms Gerlyn Vie V. Tindoc, RMT
  • Ms Honeybee Maravilla
  • Mr Rodge Maravilla
  • Ms Allison M Gonzales
  • Ms Ma. Resheille M Salazar
  • Legion of Mary