((L-R) Administrative Services director Amalia L. Magtoto, Rev. Fr. Regnel C. Fuertez, Medical director Dr. Aurelia L. Villaraza, president-CEO Dr. Nenita Tan-Canlas and Business & Finance director Josefi na Tan-Siy.)
AC SACRED HEART Medical Center (AC SHMC), a 75-bed Level 2 private hospital located at MacArthur Highway, Brgy. Sto. Domingo, Angeles City, celebrated its tenth (10th) anniversary on September 25, 2019. Highlights of the celebration included the Blessing of its Maternity Complex at the first floor annex, Thanksgiving Mass and fellowship dinner at the Multi-Purpose Hall, roof deck. Officiating priests were Rev. Fr. Marvin Sinlao and Rev. Fr. Regnel Fuertez.
AC SHMC takes pride in its phenomenal success within the first ten years, as proven by the following milestones:
Initially granted license to operate by the Department of Health (DOH) as 50-bed Level 3 Special Service Hospital (Cancer & Cardiovascular Center) on September 22, 2009;
Blessed and inaugurated on September 25, 2009;
Initially accredited by the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (Philhealth) on November 9, 2009;
Opened its doors to serve the community on November 11, 2009;
Recognized by Philhealth as “Center of Quality” on May 10, 2010;
First hospital, north of Metro Manila, to be granted TUV Rheinland ISO 9001:2008 Certificate Provision in Intensive Care from December 20, 2010 until April 28, 2016;
Granted renewal of license to operate by DOH as 75-bed Level 3 General Hospital on January 1, 2012;
Re-classified by DOH as 75-bed Level 2 General Hospital on January 1, 2013;
First hospital, north of Metro Manila, to own and operate two (2) linear accelerators in its Cancer Institute;
First hospital, north of Metro Manila, to own and operate a 3-D full HD Robotic Arm Laparoscopy Machine;
Granted permit to construct by DOH for upgrade in licensed bed capacity from 75 to 150 beds, on August 27, 2019.
AC SHMC envisions to become a premier hospital of choice, in Central Luzon, for the detection, prevention, and treatment of Cancer and other multi-disciplinary disorders by 2025.
Its mission is to provide stateof-the-art facilities that will enable its competent doctors and compassionate hospital workforce to render equal opportunities for all patients to receive affordable, comprehensive health care.