The Emergency Room of the LUNG CENTER OF THE PHILIPPINES is manned by a team of dedicated and specialized medical and allied personnel. The ER is committed to providing the highest quality of emergency care to patients in need of urgent medical attention. The Unit is also part of the STOP D.E.A.T.H. Program of the DOH – a Metropolitan – wide system of providing personnel, communications, logistics and other resources to meet the demands of mass casualty situations, epidemics and disasters.
It caters to service patients whose illness is affecting the pulmonary and other chest diseases and to private patients afflicted with any disease as long as the attending physicians are affiliated to the hospital. It operates twenty four hours a day, Sunday to Monday.
The hospital is a PHILHEALTH accredited institution and caters also to patients with health insurance.
The ER has a treatment room where minor surgical procedures are performed by competent surgeons.
The Out-Patient Department (OPD) of the Lung Center of the Philippines operates Monday to Friday and provides front-line services mainly to service patients with pulmonary and chest diseases. Its services include a General OPD Clinic for all kinds of lung diseases and Specialty Clinics for providing comprehensive care for patients with lung diseases such as COPD, Bronchial Asthma, PTB, Oncology, etc. The OPD also serves as an entry point to different programs of the LCP such as Asthma Club, COPD Support Group, Smoking Cessation Program, Early Lung Cancer Detection Program, MDRTB-DOTS Program and many others.
GENERAL OPD CONSULTATION
The area caters only to service patients with pulmonary and other chest diseases.
OPD Specialty Services Consultation
OPD Specialty Clinic shall serve as a showcase in the ambulatory management of specific pulmonary and thoracic conditions .
Specialty clinic schedules shall be:
|Monday||: Asthma, Oncology|
|Tuesday||: Pulmonary Tuberculosis (PTB)|
|Wednesday||: COPD, Surgery, Pain Clinic|
|Friday||: COPD, Oncology|
Patients who prefer to have pay consultations with their own attending physicians have the option go directly to the Private Doctors' Clinics where the clinics of practicing specialists not only in chest medicine but other fields of specialization are situated.
Walk-in patients who would like to seek medical consultation as charity cases are advised to register at the OPD Clinics Waiting Area from 7:00 am to 9:00 am for new patients, and from 8:00 am to 10:00pm for old patients and Specialty Clinics consultations. Those who prefer pay consultations are referred by the Information Clerk to the Consultant on Call for the day.
Emergency and Outpatient Department, Lung Center of the Philippines
Quezon Avenue, Quezon City 1100
Telephone No. 9246101 local 227, 228