Former Health Secretary Paulyn Jean Ubial and several others have been cleared from libel complaints filed against them over statements they made during the Senate hearings concerning the anti-dengue vaccine Dengvaxia.
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Former Health Secretary Janette Garin has been summoned to the Department of Justice (DOJ) to respond to the second batch of complaints against her concerning the deaths of children who got inoculated with the anti-dengue vaccine…
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A 55-year-old doctor with a large online following, who once served as a consultant for the Department of Health, is running for senator.
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Davao City Rep. Karlo Alexei Nograles lauded the realignment of more than P51.7 billion worth of alleged insertions in the proposed 2019 national budget despite being bypassed recently by the House leadership.
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The House leadership has decided to override the committee report of the powerful appropriations panel after it convened the Committee of the Whole and realigned the alleged P52-billion worth of insertions in the proposed P3.757-trillion…
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Senator Grace Poe on Monday warned that a drastic reduction in the budget of Department of Health (DoH) for 2019 might "cripple" essential health services for the poor.
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Senate Minority Leader Frank Drilon on Monday described as an "injustice" the big cut in the 2019 national budget of the Department of Health (DoH).
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More criminal complaints have been filed Friday (September 14) against former Health Secretary Janette Garin over the death of two more children who received the anti-dengue vaccine Dengvaxia.
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The Department of Health is enjoying a higher approval rating, according to the June 2018 Ulat ng Bayan report of Pulse Asia Research, Inc., which surveyed the performance of selected government agencies.
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Gordon added, "I am confident that the President will sign the bill immediately once the final copy is transmitted to Malacanang because this had been certified as an urgent bill."
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A total of 8,662 have graduated from the Department of Health (DOH)-managed rehabilitation facilities, the DOH said on Thursday.
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The three-man panel of Asian health experts that would examine the effects of the controversial Dengvaxia vaccine will begin its investigation “probably fourth week” of September, according to the Department of Health.
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More criminal complaints hav been filed Thursday(August 30) against former Health Secretary Janette Garin over the death of three children who received the anti-dengue vaccine Dengvaxia.
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A local health advocacy group is urging the Senate to act on bills calling for the passage of the Universal Health Care (UHC) law and to ensure the plan's funding by also approving bills raising the taxes on cigarettes.
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Malacañang on Thursday assured that concerned government agencies are on top of the situation on the alleged formalin-tainted "galunggong" (round scad) from China.
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The Commission on Audit (COA) has called out the Department of Health (DOH) for being able to vaccinate fewer people by the year.
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A proposal in the Senate to increase the tobacco excise tax rate to PHP90 per pack has gained support from the Department of Health (DOH).
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The Senate will scrutinize the budget of government agencies with infrastructure programs that have registered "low obligation" or disbursement rate throughout the years.
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The chair of the House appropriations committee on Monday appealed to members of the Senate to hasten teh approval of the proposed Php 1.161 billion supplemental budget for Dengvaxia victims.
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The House leadership is worried over the “deep slash” in the proposed health budget for 2019.
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The Department of Health has decided to terminate the P1.5 billion contract with the J.D. Legaspi Construction and other contractors for the transfer and redevelopment of the Dr. Jose Fabella Memorial Hospital due to massive delays in…