Cancer center network to open in Batangas, Tarlac, Bacolod communities
Metro Pacific Hospital Holdings, Inc. (MPHHI) recently launched its first greenfield project - a network of cancer centers that will be opened across the country.
Greenfield projects are investments in physical company-related structures in areas where no previous facilities existed. MPHHI plans to develop 10 centers for its network over the next 5 years.
The first three centers in the pipeline are the Lipa Medix Cancer Center in Lipa City; the Batangas, Riverside Control-C in Riverside Medical Center in Bacolod, Negros Occidental; and the Metro CLDH Cancer Center at the Central Luzon Doctors’ Hospital in Tarlac City, Tarlac.
Lipa Medix Cancer Center, a joint venture between MPHHI and Lipa Medics, Inc. is an 870sqm facility that will have an Accuray Tomotherapy H unit The facility was inaugurated recently, and is set to open its doors for operations next week.
Riveside Control-C, a joint venture between MPHHI and Riveside Medical Center, Inc., is a 1,080sqm facility that will house an Elekta Synergy with VMAT linear acceleratory and a brachytherapy. It is set to open in May next year.
Metro CLDH Cancer Center is a joint venture between MPHHI and Central Luzon Doctors’ Hospital. The 1,000-sqm facility will operate an Elekta Synergy with VMAT linear accelerator. It will open its doors next year, as well.