The Northern Mindanao Heart Center inside the Northern Mindanao Medical Center (NMMC) compound in Cagayan de Oro City is set to be opened to the public by the third quarter of this year, thereby offering new medical services including heart bypass procedure.
This was revealed by Dr. Roy Sasil, head of non-invasive cardiology at NMMC during the recent Talakayan sa PIA in celebration of National Heart Month. As shown below, exterior work on the 5-storey medical facility is now on the final stages. This is right across Gaisano City.
Dr. Sasil said the hospital will have the country’s first cardiac dedicated nuclear scan. It will also have an MRI 1.5 tesla, advanced facilities for 2D echo and Cath Lab 4 with Angiogram. More details at PIA-10 article below.