Last updated on August 5, 2020
Davao, the “Land of the Durian,” is presently called “Malacañan of the South.” Bothepithets depict the city’s unique standingfor obvious reasons. Not
so obvious, however, is that Davao City is acknowledged as the largest city in the world in terms of
land area (244,000 hectares). Wikipedia confirms
that “Davao is 7.8 times the size of Cebu and three times that of the entire
the premier City and business hub of
Mindanao, Davao City continues to be acclaimed as the “Crown Jewel” of Mindanao in terms of economic
activity; it is the most progressive
economy in the island and the third most important urban center in the
Philippines. Indeed, Davao City has emerged as the business,
investment and tourism hub for the entire southern Philippines.
avid enthusiasts of mountaineering, the Philippine’s highest mountain Mt. Apo, also known locally as Apo Sandawa, is a daunting challenge of
endurance and bravado as they scale up Mt. Apo’s peak elevation of 2,954 meters
above sea level.
Mt. Apo overlooks Davao City to the northeast, Digos City to the
southeast and Kidapawan to the west. For
those in the know, Mt. Apo is an active stratovolcano in Mindanao and a
protected Natural Park in the country.
similar fashion, CareHealth Plus now overlooks the health care needs of Davao
with three (3) branch offices established in the city, namely Davao
South, Davao Central and Davao North.
Plus-Davao South (the pioneer branch)
continues to hold offices at the Saito
Building, along Km. 4, McArthur Highway, Matina district, south of the city
proper. Area Marketing Head, Wilfredo L.
Sayson, supervises the dynamic sales team of the branch assisted by
their equally supportive Area Marketing Consultant, Maria Reena J.
Leabres and three Care & Operations Assistants (COA) Bona
Carla Vizarra, Randy Lim and Irma Bernal.
CareHealth Plus-Davao Central is
managed by the regal Ma. Divina S. Magno, Branch Manager. The Branch Office is situated in the city’s
downtown center at the 3rd Floor, Marcela Building, 11-A, Jose Palma Gil
Street. Regular sales activities keep the branch in tiptop shape making it a
contender in the company’s topnotchers.
Backroom services are attended to by Care & Operations Assistant
(COA) Renieza Amor B. Longakit.
Plus-Davao North is the latest
branch office established in the city with its Branch Manager, Charito A.
Fornillos, ably assisted by Care & Operations Assistant (COA)
Y. Carbonilla. Located in the
northside of the city, the branch maintains its office at the 3rd Floor, Y-L Finance Bldg., J.P
Laurel Ave., Cor. Mitsui Bussan Rd.
administrative activities of Davao City’s three (3) branch offices are efficiently
orchestrated by Assistant Vice President & Davao Division Head, Tito B. Marcial,
another recognized and dedicated pioneer of CareHealth Plus.
Owing to its highly-touted
healthy lifestyle, medical providers (hospitals, clinics, diagnostic centers)
abound in Davao City accentuating healthcare as a top priority and continuing
concern. Davao boasts of an
environment-friendly atmosphere and tourism-oriented spots further emphasizing
its status as the “culinary, cultural, economic and commercial
capital of the south.”