The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) informs the public of the temporary suspension of frontline services of PRC – PICC from July 20–24, 2020.
The PRC Offices at the PICC will be closed on the said dates to facilitate disinfection of the said premises and to conduct contact tracing among affected personnel and clients. Physical modification of work spaceswill also be set up to stop the possibletransmission of COVID-19.
To date, six (6) employees in PRC - PICC tested COVID-19 positive in Reverse Transcription-Polymerase Chain Reaction (RT-PCR) test, these employees are currently under strict home quarantine, including those who have known exposure to the confirmed 6 positive cases who are still awaiting results of their swab test.
The Commission is strictly implementing all necessary health protocols, pursuant to and consistent with the directives and guidelines of the Department of Health to protect its clients and personnel.
To avoid disruption of services, PRC will continue to implement a work-from-home arrangement and shall address concerns and queries of the public through their email addresses provided in this link: https://www.prc.gov.ph/public-assistance.