The new sea ambulance for Calamianes Islands, Palawan

Help is now a call away, even at sea, with Culion Sanitarium and General Hospital soon to start a sea ambulance service in the Calamianes area 

Culion Sanitarium and General Hospital will soon launch a sea ambulance service for the Calamianes Islands in Palawan, servicing the waters of Culion, Coron, Busuanga and Linapacan in Palawan. The sea ambulance boat was officially launched on August 3, and the ambulance service is expected to be ready soon. Culion's emergency room nurse Gerald Mallorca says the hospital is just working out administrative procedures for the service. Contact the sea ambulance hotline at +63921 760 7239. 


How to get there
Cebu Pacific and Philippine Airlines have regular flights to Busuanga.

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Cover photo grabbed from @mrjorgebandola on Twitter.

Published August 2016