National Conciliation and Mediation Board

Regional Branch No. 5

14 June 2022

Legazpi City – To promote a healthy lifestyle through proper diet and physical fitness activities, the National Conciliation and Mediation Board- Central Office (Administrative Division) initiated the launching of the Health and Wellness Program on June 13, 2022 via Zoom from 9AM to 3PM participated by all officials and staff of the said Board.`

            The program was kickstarted by a Thanksgiving Mass led by Fr. Virgilio Ojoy, OP and was followed by the Learning Session on Healthy Diet and Weight Management by Dr. Ian Kenneth Bermero, ending the morning session. In the afternoon, an Overview of the NCMB Health and Wellness Program was discussed by DED Maria Cristina Mangaliman.

The Board also launched the nationwide Biggest Loser Weight Loss Challenge, with AD Chief Rose-Maria Mamaoag presenting the contest mechanics. All regional branches are instructed and authorized to procure a Digital Scale with Body Composition Monitor. Said weighing scale will be used to record progress in the weight loss challenge of the employees who will accept the challenge for the entire duration of the competition.

The NCMB Health and Wellness Programs was signed by Executive Director Maria Teresita Lacsamana-Cancio on May 2, 2022 which aims to monitor and improve the health and well-being of NCMB Personnel. /end/

Prepared by: 

JENNIFER MAE A. NOVELA                      

Administrative Officer III               



Regional Branch Director