Health security for UP Mindanao employees was strengthened with the signing of an agreement between UP Mindanao and the Adventist Hospital on November 14, 2023.
Employees who may require hospitalization can go for immediate confinement in the said hospital with little or no cash-out. UP's Enhanced Hospitalization Program (E-HOPE) provides an annual budget for employees in need of hospitalization.
UPMin Chancellor Lyre Anni Murao and Adventist Hospital Marketing Officer Grace Ferrater signed the agreement, witnessed by Adventist Marketing Associate Jerald Sonsona, Vice-Chancellor for Administration Leo Manuel Estana, Legal Officer Atty. Charmaine Valentin, Chief Accountant Zenaida Calatrava, HRDO representative and All-UP Employees Union President Analiza Fulvdora, Union VP Joel Sagadal, and employees.