The Coast Guard District North Eastern Luzon together with the Philippine Coast Guard Auxiliary 1201st Squadron conducted a joint free Medical and Dental Mission to the residents of Barangay Pattao and Tabbac in Buguey, Cagayan on 18 March 2016 which coincided also with the ground breaking ceremony of its 4th Birthing Center in the Municipality. 

A total of two hundred forty three (243) individuals were successfully assisted and were able to avail medical consultations and diagnosis, dental extractions and treatments , medicines and other medical services.

The medical mission aimed to continue providing services that would bring substantial health services and facilities closer to the people while advocating protection and environmental health awareness to its constituents.