Senator JV Ejercito: Hindi tataas ang premium ng PhilHealth kung hindi tataas ang benefits ng members
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With a promise to carry on his father’s legacy, Senator Sonny Angara on Wednesday filed his certificate of candidacy with the Commission on Elections (Comelec) to seek another mandate in the 2019 midterm polls.
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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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Malacañang on Wednesday thanked the Senate for the passage of the Universal Health Care bill.
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The House of Representatives on Monday approved on final reading the proposed mandatory PhilHealth coverage for persons with disabilities (PWDs).
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The most contentious issues in the bill seeking universal healthcare (UHC) for Filipinos have been ironed out, Malacanang said on Wednesday.
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Special Assistant to the President Christopher Lawrence "Bong" Go on Thursday said Malasakit Centers were put up by the Office of the President to serve the public and not to seek publicity.
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A measure seeking to provide mandatory PhilHealth coverage of all persons with disability (PWDs) was recently approved on second reading in the House of Representatives.
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Filipinos in Singapore should no longer transact with Classified Resources Pte Ltd when availing of the Philippine Health Corp. (PhilHealth) services.
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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 national identification (ID) program will address the problem of about 7.5 million Filipinos "without birth certificates," Senate President Pro Tempore Ralph Recto said on Tuesday.
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President Rodrigo Duterte has allayed fears that the national identification system might be used to harass or terrorize Filipinos at the whim of the law enforcement agencies, especially in the wake of his administration’s bloody war…
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Senator JV Ejercito pinipiga ang papel ni Janette Garin sa P10.6B missing fund ng PhilHealth
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Senator JV Ejercito: Dr. Janette Loreto-Garin not yet off the hook from PhilHealth diversion, barangay health stations controversies
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Senator Sonny Angara on Sunday renewed calls in having new graduates be exempted from paying fees on government-issued documents required when applying for a job.
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At least two senators on Thursday noted an apparent practice of alleged fund diversion of those in the previous administration.
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Senator Sonny Angara is hopeful that the newly-signed Mental Health Law will help Filipinos overcome the “stigma” of mental illness, and enable them to seek professional help.
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The recent suicides of celebrity chef and CNN host Anthony Bourdain and fashion designer Kate Spade have sparked calls to strengthen mental health policies, the Philippines included.
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MANILA -- Public school teachers are not underpaid and overworked, contrary to the claims of some teachers’ groups, Budget Secretary Benjamin Diokno said.
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Every peso “misspent” is a peso taken away from poor Filipino families who need it the most.
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Former Department of Health (DOH) Sec. Janette Garin and former Philippine Health Insurance Corp. (PhilHealth) president Atty. Alexander Padilla to be grilled over the alleged fund diversion involving P10.6 billion in 2015.
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Following President Rodrigo Duterte’s firing of another corrupt official in his administration, Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV is wondering if Solicitor General Jose Calida next in line?
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Senator JV Ejercito urged President Duterte to hold liable all those who may have contributed to the income loss of Philippine Health Insurance Corp. (PhilHealth).
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Cash-strapped Philippine Health Insurance Corp. (PhilHealth) is really in bad financial shape that it needs not just a doctor at the helm but a financial wizard, Sen. JV Ejercito on Monday said.