MEDICAL TECHNOLOGISTS, NURSES TRAINING. Medical technologists and nurses assigned to local government units in Ilocos Norte underwent a capacity-building training, Sept. 24, to scale-up the province’s testing capacity as part of its COVID-19 response. Held at the Provincial Capitol Auditorium, the training is a joint initiative of the Task Force Salun-at under the leadership of Gov. Matthew Marcos Manotoc and the Mariano Marcos Memorial Hospital and Medical Center (MMMH&MC). In the latest report, COVID-19 cases in I.Norte is at 111, with 36 active cases, 74 recoveries, and one death. (photo/text by PGIN-CMO)