First Medical Health Insurance, Inc. joined in support of the “Baloncesto Superior Nacional” of Puerto Rico with an initiative of direct impact to the community, where hundreds of families benefited. In the past months we were visiting seven municipalities such as: Aguada, San Germán, Ponce, Fajardo, Bayamón, Arecibo, Quebradillas with FMHP, offering free: basketball clinics
APS Health had the opportunity to share with the Cuerpo de Bomberos de Puerto Rico in its “Impact firefighting”, around the island tour. The activity provided valuable information about emergency prevention, talks, display of equipment and vehicles used by the fire brigade. There were also activities and performances on stage to the delight of all.
APS attended the Symposium Disaster Preparedness and Response: Building Capacity – A Case for Care Integration organized by the Puerto Rico Academy of medical directors. This event was held on August 9 and 10, 2018 at the San Juan Sheraton Hotel. At this event, different leaders and agencies, both from Puerto Rico and the United
The accumulation of debris creates health and safety risks to people and for APS Health, Health is first! We are all aware of the large amount of debris generated by Hurricane Maria, and therefore in coordination with communities of the municipality of Toa Baja and volunteers from different private entities, we went to attend different
On this occasion more than 200 families gathered at the community event “Por Mi Patria” in the municipality of Yabucoa, to receive basic needs supplies, food and clothing for children and babies. The event, which also included refreshments, lunches and music, featured an APS Health tent where Mental Health services were offered with the collaboration
In difficult times we demonstrate our best qualities, and therefore our multidisciplinary team of professionals moved to remote communities of the Island which had not received supplies and with limited health services. On this occasion, APS Health took on the task of arriving at the self-proclaimed “Camp of the Forgotten” in Utuado, to provide direct