Vol. 2 No. 3 (2023): December Special Issue of The QUEST: Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development

Rural Healthcare Service Delivery in Pantabangan, Nueva Ecija, Philippines: Basis for Rural Health Program and Service Planning

Ma. Victoria Gregorio
Nueva Ecija University of Science and Technology
Laila Lyn Lopez
Nueva Ecija University of Science and Technology
Nick Angelo De Dios
Local Government Unit, Cabanatuan City
Rosemarie Casimiro
Nueva Ecija University of Science and Technology
Vilma Ramos
Nueva Ecija University Of Science and Technology

Published 12/30/2023


  • Healthcare

How to Cite

Gregorio, M. V., Lopez, L. L., De Dios, N. A., Casimiro, R., & Ramos, V. (2023). Rural Healthcare Service Delivery in Pantabangan, Nueva Ecija, Philippines: Basis for Rural Health Program and Service Planning. The QUEST: Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development, 2(3). Retrieved from https://neust.journalintellect.com/quest/article/view/116


The significance of health cannot be overemphasized. The maintenance of optimal health is of paramount importance, necessitating the cultivation of holistic well-being that encompasses not only physical health but also mental and emotional well-being. The state of an individual's health is a determining factor in their overall functionality. The study evaluates the healthcare service delivery of rural health center in Barangay Marikit, Pantabangan, Nueva Ecija, Philippines and the challenges they encountered. The study utilized a descriptive approach, involving the distribution of questionnaires to individuals residing in the barangay. The respondents were selected based on their firsthand experience with the provision of healthcare services. Based on the findings, there are several potential measures that may be taken to ensure that government investment is in line with the present and future requirements of the population and health system. Additionally, efforts can be made to enhance the capabilities of health workers in emergency and disaster management. There is a need to ensure that health care service personnel possess the necessary skills and receive proper training and support to effectively convey information to patients and their families with clarity and compassion.

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