to the City Health Office (CHO) or the Naga City Hospital
(NCH). A doctor will determine if the patient needs to be
Preparatin of Recommendation
CHO or NCH doctor will prepare a recommendation and refer the
patient to the Bicol Medical Center (BMC), if necessary.
presents a SOMECAP ID to a City Social Worker or Nurse assigned at
the BMC. They will attend to the patient's admission needs.
patient or his/her relative coordinates with the Social Worker
before discharge for purposes of verifying the hospital expenses
incurred at the BMC.
emergency cases, a member may immediately proceed to the Bicol
Medical Center. A relative of the patient should inform the CHO,r
CSWDO Social Worker or Nurse assigned at the BMC regarding the
goes to the CHO or NCHm and presents his/her SOMECAP
Provision of Medical Services and Medicine
is provided with medical services and medicine according to the
referral system of the CHO or NCH.
Barangay Health Stations
Health Stations (BHS) can also provide medical services and medicine
for minor cases. A BHS can refer a patient to CHO or NCH
doctors, if needed.
minor medical cases are reviewed by the Naga City Hospital.
The NCH prepares appropriate recommendation to the BMC in case
facilities or expert doctors are not available at the city hospital.
All members availing of SOMECAP services are monitored by an
assigned Social Worker or Nurse. The monitoring report forms
part of the documentation and assessment of SOMECAP transactions.