Finally, as in finally, ZAMBOANGA’s newest landmark , the ZAMBOANGA PENINSULA MEDICAL CENTER, (ZAMPEN for short) has been blessed and inaugurated last Friday, August 28, 2014 and is now fully operational.
The blessing rites activities started with a Prayer in the morning by a Catholic priest, a Pastor and an Imam as early as 4:30 in the morning. In the afternoon, the formal Ribbon Cutting ceremony took place at half past five (5:30) in the afternoon with no less than City Mayor Hon. MARIA ISABELLE “BENG” GARCIA CLIMACO-SALAZAR, 1ST District Congressman, Hon. CELSO LORENZO LOBREGAT, Vice Mayor, Hon. CESAR ITURALDE and former Health Under Secretary DR. MILAGROS LACANDALO FERNANDEZ doing the snipping honors and was witnessed by doctors, stockholders, friends and the hospital staff.
The new medical center which will serve the entire Zamboanga Peninsula is strategically located at MARIA CLARA LORENZO-LOBREGAT (MCLL) Highway in Putik, this city.
The imposing and towering eight (8) floors Medical Center sits on spacious 6,624 Sq. meters lot with foot print floor area of 2,47 sq mtrs. The building from the basement to the 8th floor totals to 16,000 sq mtrs was build carefully by AIMM Builder Contractor Engr. JAMES LIONG together with Engineer WINSTON ABRIA, Assistant Engineer JUNG VELOSO and Construction Engineer JOSELITO “LITO” TUÑACAO
The ZAMPEN Medical Center is manned by responsible Physicians DR. FERNANDO CHEONG, the president and Chief Operating Officer (CEO), Dr. JEJUNEE P. RIVERA, the medical director and Dr. ERNESTO FLORENDO, the chairman of the Board.
ZAMBOANGA PENINSULA MEDICAL CENTER offers the following services:
The grand opening, blessing and inauguration was handled by EVENTS COORDINATOR GALLERY as the Events Planner.