The Human Resources Department organized the 4th Mask-Making contest for employees, residents, interns, and consultants of the Hospital in celebration of Masskara in Bacolod City. The theme of the contest was: 60 Years of Bringing Smiles to the Negrenses through Excellent Healthcare Services. The mask entries were all originally designed by the employees and made from recycled materials found in their respective offices.

The Respiratory Therapy Services unit won first place, while the Marketing Division took home second. The Dietary Department came away with third. The judges for the contest were Dr. Ma. Antonia Gensoli, Dr. Rosario Gallaga-Esteban, and Ms. Rosario Abaring.