The Local Government Unit of Pagalungan, Maguindanao through the 5th Special Forces Battalion (Airborne), SOCOM, PA, in coordination and cooperation with the Provincial Government of Maguindanao conducted a Medical / Dental Mission on 29 January 2014.
Its aim is to cater the basic health services to address the present health problems of the community in the depressed barangays of Pagalungan, Maguindanao. This is in compliance to the national program regarding promotion of healthy living. Apart from medical check-ups of mostly infants and geriatric patients, the most vulnerable of all, other medical requirements were also provided such as medicines. The unit took charge of the manpower, security, and transportation assistance which aided the people in reaching out this endeavor. This whole-day activity success fully ended with a total of five hundred forty six (546) beneficiaries; three hundred ninety- seven (397) for medical services, one hundred eleven (111) for dental services, thirty (30) for circumcision and eight (8) for minor surgery. As an over-all result, these medical services relieved the people from their troubles regarding health. Multi– agency partnership is also advancing leading to the lasting impression on good governance of the populace of Pagalungan, Maguindanao-its direct beneficiaries.