3rd eGov Awards: Dalaguete's RHUMS grabs 2nd Runner UpWritten by Walter B. Sasam
- Created: 27 October 2014
3rd eGov Awards: Dalaguete’s RHUMS grabs 2nd Runner Up
The Municipality of Dalaguete’s Rural Health Unit Management System (RHUMS) grabs 2nd Runner Up for the Best in eGov Customer Empowerment (G2C) Award. This system is developed and maintained by the Information Technology and Systems Management (ITSM) Office and implemented in April 2013. It is a reflection of LGU’s thrust to use ICT solutions in its day-to-day operations for the timely, efficient and improved delivery of health services to the constituents.
The eGov Awards or the Jesse Robredo Awards for Excellence in ICT for Good Governance is an annual project of the National ICT Confederation of the Philippines (NICP) and the DILG. On its 3rd year, the awarding ceremony was held at the SMX Convention Center, SM Lanang Premier, Davao City last October 24, 2014. Guest speakers during the ceremony were Hon. Austere A. Panadero, CESO I, DILG Undersecretary for Local Government and Mr. Anthony Lau, Chief Operating Officer, Globe Telecommunications, Inc. The best in G2C Award recognizes the measurable effect of an LGU’s practice in applying ICT solutions in educating and engaging the public in the use of electronic facilities and/or channels toward an improved, timely and relevant delivery of public service.
There were thirteen (13) finalists for Best in eGov Customer Empowerment (G2C) category: Malaybalay City; Province of Pangasinan; Sta. Barbara, Pangasinan; Marikina City; Province of Tarlac; Quezon City; Dalaguete, Cebu; Mina, Iloilo; San Mateo, Rizal; Cagayan de Oro City; Province of Cavite; Mandaluyong City; Cebu City. Of which, San Mateo’s Service Efficacy Enabler Data System (SEEDS) won the Best in eGov Customer Empowerment (G2C) Award and Quezon City’s Computerized Health Information System (CHITS) was the 1st Runner Up.