healthcare

healthcare

Bong Go hears anti-hospital detention bills, says the practice “has to stop”

Health Philippines
Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go vowed to stop the illegal practice of detaining or refusing discharge of patients from confinement for their inability to settle their hospital expenses ...
Read more 0

Go files bill to institutionalize a nationwide Emergency Medical Services System; 24-hour medical emergency hotline to be created

News
Citing the need for a 24-hour emergency hotline for Filipinos, Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go filed Senate Bill 394 or the “Emergency Medical Services System (EMSS) Act of ...
Read more 0

Malasakit Centers in Ormoc and Borongan launched as Bong Go eyes law to institutionalize establishment of one-stop medical assistance centers nationwide

News
Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go joined various national and local government officials during the opening of the country’s 36th and 37th Malasakit Centers in Borongan, Eastern Samar, and ...
Read more 0

PhilHealth eyes faster processing of hospital claims in Region 12

Health Philippines
By Anna liza Cabrido, PNA GENERAL SANTOS CITY — The Philippine Health Insurance Corp. (PhilHealth) in Region 12 or Soccsksargen is targeting to further decrease the processing time for ...
Read more 0

Medical, recreational ‘house’ eyed for senior citizens in Calabarzon

Family Philippines
By Saul Pa-a, PNA SAN MATEO, Rizal — The Department of Health (DOH) has proposed several programs, including the establishment of a senior citizens’ “house” in every municipality where ...
Read more 0

19th Malasakit Center opens in Quezon City

Health Philippines
The country’s 19th Malasakit Center, located at the Lung Center of the Philippines in Quezon City, was opened on Monday. The center’s launch was led by former Special ...
Read more 0

Go gives Noche Buena gifts for sick journalists

Philippines
Former Special Assistant to the President Christopher “Bong” Go on Thursday gave Christmas cash assistance to media personnel currently suffering from ailments or serious sickness. Go, a senatorial ...
Read more 0

SAP Go visits Typhoon ‘Ompong’ victims in Zambales, promises better healthcare under Duterte administration

News
Special Assistant to the President Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go gave a speech on Sunday where he emphasized the focus of the Duterte administration on providing better healthcare for ...
Read more 0