PH lawmaker seeks P2-B for PH Health Department to combat novel coronavirus | Headstart

Philippine House Health Committee Chairperson Helen Tan is seeking an additional P2 billion in funds for the country’s Health Department. The lawmaker says the Health Department asked for additional funds … Read More

Airports on guard for coronavirus as health authorities urge vigilance | DZMM

Authorities wearing face masks manned thermal scanners at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport. Those who show fever and flu would be submitted to further quarantine checks, said Health Undersecretary and … Read More

Health Department: PH not experiencing third wave of COVID-19 crisis | ANC

Top Story: NCR Plus is seeing a decline in cases but the Visayas and Mindanao have been hit by a surge in infections. But the Health Department clarifies this does … Read More

Health department: PH COVID-19 risk classification back to moderate from low | ANC

Rundown: The Philippine Health Department says the COVID-19 risk classification here in the Philippines is back to moderate from low. For more ANC Interviews, click the link below: For more … Read More

PH Health Department proposes policy shift to granular lockdowns | ANC

Headstart: The Philippine Health Department expects COVID-19 cases to continue to rise until September amid the spread of the Delta variant. Health Undersecretary Maria Rosario Vergeire says the agency is … Read More

Leachon: Roy Ferrer lacks background in finance and health economics | ANC

Headstart: Dr. Tony Leachon believes that PhilHealth head Roy Ferrer lacks background in finance and health economics, which makes him unqualified to lead the agency based on the new requirements … Read More