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PhilHealth assures enough funds for universal healthcare

Posted on Wednesday, 27 February 2019 12:10 PM | No Comments
The Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth) assured on Tuesday there will be enough funds implement the recently signed Universal Healthcare law. PhilHealth acting president Roy Ferrer clarified during a press...

Bicam panel approves Universal Health Care bill

Posted on Tuesday, 27 November 2018 06:00 PM | No Comments
  The Congressional Bicameral Conference Committee has finally approved on Tuesday (November 27) the reconciled version of the Universal Health Care Bill after two hearings. Under the bill, all Filipinos...

Bicam fails to approve the Universal Health Care Bill

Posted on Tuesday, 20 November 2018 01:29 PM | No Comments
PASAY CITY, Philippines – The two chambers of Congress failed to agree on some provisions of the Universal Health Care Bill. Because of this, the Bicameral Conference Committee delayed the...

Senate passes Universal Health Care bill on 3rd reading

Posted on Thursday, 11 October 2018 06:27 AM | No Comments
QUEZON CITY, Philippines — The Senate on Wednesday (October 10) passed on third and final reading Senate Bill 1896 or the Universal Health Care Bill that seeks to provide all...

Cigarette prices to increase more with passage of Universal Health Care Bill – DOH

Posted on Thursday, 16 August 2018 08:35 AM | No Comments
  MANILA, Philippines – The prices of cigarettes are seen to go up further as higher tariffs are set to be imposed on tobacco products to fund the Universal Health...

PhilHealth seeks to increase premium contributions to P3,600

Posted on Thursday, 3 August 2017 11:32 AM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — Senators have begun discussion on Wednesday regarding the Universal Health Care Bill, one of the priority bills of the Duterte administration. The legislation primarily aims to expand...