The Department of Internal Medicine of the Eastern Visayas Regional Medical Center (EVRMC) is a teaching-training department accredited by the Department of Health (DOH) and by the Philippine College of Physicians (PCP), a private society of internists. As such, it has a three-year residency training program. It implements the standards set for training by the Philippine College of Physicians.
The Department of Internal Medicine as a center of excellence that will provide the highest quality of medical care to all the people of Region VIII.
- To provide essential health, medical social services to all the people of Region 8 at affordable cost with priority to the needs of the under privileged, the sick, the disabled, the elderly, the women, the victims of disasters, armed conflict, illiteracy and geographic distances.
- To provide as training venue for medical and paramedical professionals including student affiliates.
- To conduct/provide relevant quality health research that is written within ethical standards that will contribute to the progress and development of medical services in the region and elsewhere.