Organization: Dr Jose N Rodriguez Memorial Medical Hospital

Project title: Tala (Guiding Star): Leading the Way to Sound Hearing Health for All

Primary region: WPR

Country: Philippines

Event Description:

DJNRMHS, formerly Tala Leprosarium, is set to officially launch the Hearing and Dizziness Center’s full operations this year through the Department of ORL-HNS. The initiative includes various projects catering to the hearing needs of diverse age and patient groups. The center will facilitate a lay forum and conduct hearing screenings for both patients and staff. Specialized ENT evaluations, concentrating on ear pathologies and hearing thresholds, will be extended to the institution’s Hansenite patients.