Three provincial hospitals in Ilocos Su received vitamin supplements, Vitamin C-enriched drinks, and personal protective equipment (PPE) from the University of Northern Philippines on April 22, 2020.

The recipients were Ilocos Sur Provincial Hospital–Gabriela Silang, Ilocos Sur District Hospital–Magsingal, and Ilocos Sur District Hospital–Narvacan.

These hospitals are quarantine health institutions in the province, catering to confirmed cases of COVID-19 (which remain zero till now) and those under investigation.

The activity is part of the Tulong Mula sa Puso ng UNPians program in response to the challenges brought by the COVID-19 pandemic.