Dr. Francisco Sales III takes oath as Medical Center Chief II of Bicol Medical Center

Due to the pandemic, DOH Sec. Francisco Duque III installed Dr. Francisco Sales III as the 13th Bicol Medical Center Chief through virtual oath taking


NAGA CITY | After more than a year of being the Officer-in-Charge of the Bicol Medical Center, Dr. Francisco Sales III now serves as the full-fledged Medical Center Chief II (MCC II). On Monday, September 28, 2020, DOH Secretary Francisco T. Duque III has installed Dr. Sales through a virtual oath-taking ceremony.


As the 13th Medical Center Chief II of BMC, Dr. Sales expressed his heartfelt gratitude to all the hospital staff and personnel for their help and contribution. Also, he conveyed his full commitment to the continuing modernization of the Bicol Medical Center.

Sales added, the Emerging and Re-Emerging Infectious Disease (EREID) Center will be a priority project of his administration as it is necessary for this time of the pandemic. Apart from the 100-bed make-shift isolation facility, the EREID Center will have its own RT-PCR Laboratory, Operating Room, and Emergency Room.

BMC Medical Center Chief II Dr. Sales III with Dra. Mary Jane Uy, Chief of Medical Professional Staff (right) and Evelyn Sayson, MPA, Financial Management Officer II (left)

Dr. Sales, 64, will have one year to lead the hospital and implement his plans and programs as MCC II. Lastly, the Medical Center Chief calls for cooperation and collaboration amid this health crisis.


“We work as ONE, We will Win as ONE!” Dr. Sales said.


BMC Medical Center Chief II Dr. Francisco Sales III with his wife, OB-GYN Dr. Cristet Sales