AFP medical team ready to fight COVID-19 in Cebu

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The AFP medical team prepares to be deployed in the frontlines of the battle against coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Cebu City.

The 33 personnel from the medical team of the Armed Forces of the Philippines , who are deployed in Cebu City to help the fight against COVID-19, arrive in Cebu City this Sunday morning, June 28, 2020. | Photos from Central Command PIO

All 33 personnel of the medical team arrived here, this Sunday morning, June 28, 2020, and were directly transported to the Central Command Headquarters in Baranagy Apas where they were welcomed and given final instructions for their deployment by Dr. Jaime Bernadas, director of the Department of Health in Central Visayas.

The medical team were composed of 10 doctors, 10 nurses and 13 medical aide, that would be on the front lines together with the other health workers in the city starting today.


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