The Zamboanga City Medical Center has three core strategies in health service delivery in which provide promotion of health development. These are trainings, researches and hospital tertiary services. The continual improvement relies on the quality of training and hospital service in which proactively feedbacks and could be topics of research. In turn, results of the research will be used for the modifications and strengthening of health development in the hospital and of the region.
Furthermore, without exposure to research in their medical training, physicians may be generally under prepared to efficiently and effectively apply research and evidence based medical information in their patient care. Thus research as core process of the hospital seeks to provide basic research competencies for residents in training by inculcating them basic knowledge on methods, measurements, interpretation and critical appraisal of medical articles which in turn will be applied by them in their usual patient care setting.