By Dennis Jay Santos
The Ombudsman of Mindanao has ordered the director of the Philippine Health Insurance (Philhealth) in Southern Mindanao to answer accusations he had misrepresented himself as a college graduate when he applied for the top job at the government-run agency about 12 years ago.
By Kristine Felisse Mangunay
Three months of payment contributions—and not nine months—are now all some PhilHealth members and their dependents need to avail of certain benefits.
THE Philippine Health Insurance Corp. now covers bilateral cataract surgery under two separate packages at P16,000 each.
By Michael Lim Ubac
The departments of health, social welfare and public works will get the biggest increase in the proposed P2.268-trillion budget for 2014.
By Jamie Marie Elona
“Plant-and-harvest” and “ghost patients” are among the observed schemes allegedly committed by doctors following an observation showing that cataract operations have become the highest paid service of the Philippine Health Insurance Corp. (PhilHealth), Greg Rulloda, PhilHealth Corporate Affairs vice president said Tuesday.
By Philip C. Tubeza
Health officials are investigating how cataract operations have become the highest paid-for service under the Philippine Health Insurance Corp. (PhilHealth), the national health insurance program.
By Michael Lim Ubac
Applicants, anyone? President Benigno Aquino III is looking for qualified officials to fill up vacancies in his administration less than a month before the start of the campaign period.
By Ana G. Roa
State health agencies might not be able to immediately absorb the expected incremental revenues from the proposed sin tax reform bill, a Cabinet official said on Thursday.
As the country observed Elderly Filipino Week every first week of October, PhilHealth, through its corporate social responsibility, gave special care and attention to elderly Filipinos. Recognizing their significance in shaping today’s generation, employees of the Philippine Health Insurance Corp. in Central Visayas (PhilHealth-7) organized a day of leisure and fun on Oct. 5 for [...]
AN inmate of the Cebu Provincial Detention and Rehabilitation Center (CPDRC) charged with murder escaped after a court hearing in Bogo City, northern Cebu, before noon yesterday.