Grade 12 student jumps off school building

Benjie Talisic 01/04/2018

  A grade 12 student allegedly jumped off the fourth floor of a university along N. Bacalso Avenue on Wednesday morning. According to PO1 Andy Bayarcal of Punta Princesa Police Station, the student (name withheld) survived and…

Tomas wants hospital probed for refusal to admit ‘bleeding’ cop

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 12/31/2017

CEBU CITY Mayor Tomas Osmeña wants the North General Hospital in Barangay Talamban investigated because of its alleged refusal to admit a “bleeding” policeman who failed to pay the required downpayment. Osmeña said this is a clear…

Alleged snatcher mauled by bystanders

Chris A. Ligan 12/27/2017

An alleged snatcher was mauled by bystanders in Sitio Pungsod, Barangay Lawaan 3 in Talisay City on December 27, Wednesday afternoon. The suspect was identified as Ritchie Tabura, from Barangay Tabunok in Talisay. He allegedly stole cell…

Talisay stabbing suspect hunted

Benjie Talisic 12/11/2017

  Police are looking for a 32-year-old man, who is the suspect in a stabbing of a 30-year-old hollow block maker on Sunday dawn. Talisay City police said they were trying to find Eric Butcher of Mananga…

Habal passenger shot down in Talisay

Chris Ligan 12/04/2017

  THE passenger of a motorcycle-for-hire (habal-habal) driver was shot dead by motorcycle-riding assailants while passing through Barangay Pooc in Talisay City at 2:30 am Monday. SPO3 Yvonne Illustrisimo of the Talisay City police homicide section said…

SWU: P200M for ‘transformation’ period

Victor Anthony V. Silva 11/30/2017

SOUTHWESTERN University (SWU) Phinma plans to invest at least P200 million on new facilities and manpower in the next four years as it rolls out programs beyond the medical and allied health courses the school has long…

PHO to aid Balamban nurse in assault case

Jessa Mae O. Sotto, Morexette Marie B. Erram 11/23/2017

The nurse who got assaulted by a female patient and her husband at the Cebu Provincial Hospital-Balamban branch last November 14 will file a complaint against them, the Provincial Health Office (PHO) said yesterday. This came as…

Nurse, docs still to meet on hospital assault case

Elizah Dela Rosa 11/21/2017

A MEETING between officials of the Provincial Health Office (PHO) and the nurse who was assaulted by a female patient in Balamban District Hospital last November 14 was postponed yesterday. Dr. Rene Catan, PHO Chief was busy…

Hospital incident probed

Morexette B. Erram 11/18/2017

PATIENT HITTING NURSE VIDEO The Cebu Provincial Health Office (PHO) is investigating an incident involving a female patient assaulting a nurse of a western town hospital in a video, which was uploaded on Facebook yesterday morning and…

Digital hospital to open in Lapu-Lapu in 2018

Donna Mae Ocmeja 11/13/2017

A new hospital is currently being built in the historic resort city of Lapu-Lapu. Hospital group Allegiant Regional Care Hospitals (ARC) is set to open the four-storey, 100-bed medical facility early next year. The medical facility is…

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