Monthly Archives: November 2012

Group Psychosocial Therapy for Cancer Patients (1999)

Group Psychosocial Therapy for Cancer Patients (1999) Posted on November 30, 2012 Group Psychosocial Therapy for Cancer Patients Reynaldo O. Joson, MD, MHA, MHPEd, MS Surg Jacqueline I. Joson, MD Ma. Lilibeth R. Tumambing 1999 Abstract This paper contains a description … Continue reading

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Cancer Crusaders Club: Why I Formed It? (in 1988)

Cancer Crusaders Club: Why I Formed It? (in 1988) Posted on November 30, 2012 Cancer Crusaders Club: Why I Formed It? Reynaldo O. Joson, MD 1991 In 1988, I formed the Cancer Crusaders Club. There were several reasons why I decided … Continue reading

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ROJoson and Support Groups in the Philippines

ROJoson and Support Groups in the Philippines What is a support group? Support Group = a group of people with common experiences and concerns who provide emotional and moral support for one another. http://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/support%20group What are the support groups that … Continue reading

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PQA Application Development Course – DAP (Pasig) – 12Nov 26-29

                 

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A Wedding in a Hospital Room in Manila Doctors Hospital

November 20, 2012 – This is the first time I experienced and witnessed a wedding rite inside a patient’s room in Manila Doctors Hospital. I offer my best wishes to Ms. McJho Natividad Calibosa, daughter of my patient, Mr. Natividad, … Continue reading

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“Leading the Way” as a Tagline

November 22, 2012, when I was having breakfast in MDH after an operation, I came across a tagline in a Tempura box that started with “Leading the way.”    This caught my attention because it jibed with the taglines that … Continue reading

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Easy reading is damn hard writing. Nathaniel Hawthorne

Easy reading is damn hard writing. Nathaniel Hawthorne

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Accreditation Canada International Client Celebration Dinner – November 22, 2012 – Manila Hotel

Accreditation Canada International Client Celebration Dinner November 22, 2012 Café Ilang Ilang Manila Hotel 7:00PM In celebration of the successful accreditation of Accreditation Canada International’s four Qmentum International pilots in Asia: Manila Doctors Hospital, Philippine Heart Center, Asian Eye Institute … Continue reading

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OMMC Surgery Indigent Patient Help Program – 2012

OMMC Surgery Indigent Patient Help Program started in 2001 when Dr. ROJoson became chairman of the Department of Surgery of Ospital ng Maynila Medical Center. It has undergone continual improvement since then. Objectives: NO delay in treatment because of indigency … Continue reading

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Indigent Patient Incidents

Indigent Patient Incidents ROJoson’s Thoughts, Perception, Opinions and Recommendations: There will always be “indigent patient incidents” in all hospitals, be it in the private and government settings, but definitely more common in the latter.  The “indigent patient incidents” are a … Continue reading

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