The ongoing construction of the new three-story Kapangan District Hospital (KDH) in Kapangan Central
The ongoing construction of the new three-story Kapangan District Hospital (KDH) in Kapangan Central funded and being implemented by the Provincial Government of Benguet led by Governor Dr. Melchor Daguines Diclas.The first phase of the project has recently been completed while the construction of the second phase will soon begin according to the Provincial Engineering Office (PEO). Governor Diclas allocated funds in the amount of P10 million for the second phase of the project, health being one of his major priority programs under his HEALTHIER Benguet agenda.The project broke ground in 2021.
Driven by its mission: Ensure Improvement of Quality of Life in Benguet, the Province of Benguet obtained a human development index of 0.883 in 2009. The province of Benguet promises its constituents high age expectancy, accessible high caliber education and more than sufficient way of living. This, however, can't be achieved without the help of its people.
The cultural beliefs and innate characteristics of the people made it possible for them to strive and develop higher quality of life without destroying the cradle that they live in.