Emergency Response Team

Emergency Response Team (ERT) MINISTRY

The ERT ministry was borne in 2015 under the guidance of Bishop Bernard Paul who was then the parish priest of the Cathedral of the Holy Spirit. The main function of the ERT ministry is to provide urgent medical aid during masses in church as well as during events organized by the church. The members of the ERT ministry includes doctors, nurses, medical staff as well as lay people who are equipped with the knowledge and skills of Basic Life Support.

Among the events the ministry was involved in were:

  1. A Basic Life Support workshop was held on the 16th of July 2016 to equip members of the ministry on provision first aid if and when the need arises.
  2. A Migrant Medical Outreach was organized on the 18th of September 2016 to provide medical services to a migrant community in a school in Penang
  3. The ERT ministry was one of the groups involved in providing medical standby and treatment during the Malaysian Catholic Campus Students Day held in Penang from the 23rd of June 2017 to the 27th of June 2017.

The ERT members are as follows:

  1. Dr Ramona Edel Pereira
  2. Hyacinth Augustin
  3. Rosie Khaw
  4. Anthony Goh
  5. Joanne Sek
  6. Julia Arulandu
  7. Ann Marie Spykerman
  8. Anne Marie Anthony
  9. Dr Martin Arul
  10. June Lim
  11. Sharon Ng
  12. Christopher
  13. Gladys Cheah
  14. Aliena Cheah
  15. Mei Cheah
  16. Melvin Nayagam