BUTUAN CITY: The Department of Health in Caraga Region (DOH-13) has a new director in the person of Dr. Cesar C. Cassion, replacing Dr. Jose R. Llacuna, Jr.
A native of this city, Cassion assumed his post on Wednesday in a turnover ceremony at the DOH-13 office here.
Llacuna has been assigned as DOH director for Region 10.
“Dir. Llacuna has served the people of Caraga Region for more than five years,” DOH-13 said in a Facebook post on Wednesday.
DOH-13 said Llacuna’s “legacy will continue to live on, as Cassion starts his new assignment in Caraga Region.”
Cassion’s last assignment in DOH-Region 3, where he served as director since 2018. He also once served as assistant regional director of DOH-13 from 2009 t0 2018.