The Sanitation Team under the Municipal Health Office (MHO) conducts disinfection at Camalig Training Center (CTC), Brgy. Salugan, Camalig, Albay – the town’s centralized screening/holding area.
Established to accommodate returnees/Locally Stranded Individuals (LSIs) hailing from various parts of the country, said area is regularly maintained to ensure cleanliness and prevent possible risk of Coronavirus (COVID-19) transmission.
CTC also serves as a swab testing center for Persons Under Investigation (PUMs) and close contacts of confirmed COVID-19 cases in the town.
Since the outbreak of COVID-19, CTC has been designated as the sole screening/holding area to ensure harmonized arrival-to-quarantining process and round-the-clock COVID-19 prevention and control.
Pursuant to Executive Order No. 07, all persons returning to the municipality of Camalig, Albay whether LSI, APOR, OFW, ROF, Frontliner, foreigner, regardless of age, travelling via private or public vehicle, are mandatorily required to proceed immediately to the CTC for disinfection, interviews, profiling, rapid/PCR/swab testing, and other COVID-related operations.
Article by: Mr. Tim L. Florece, PIO