Cabinet officials are meeting Saturday night (August 1) to discuss the concerns of the medical community as doctors called for Metro Manila’s return to enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) for two weeks.
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The Philippines surpassed its previous record of the highest single-day spike in coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) cases after 4,963 new infections were reported on Saturday, jacking up the total to 98,232.
The country’s very own reverse transcription-polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) test kit is ready for rollout, the Department of Health (DOH) announced Sunday.
Media workers may be tested for the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) every three months.
MANILA – The coronavirus disease (Covid-19) infections in the country rose to 41,830 after the Department of Health (DOH) registered 1,494 new confirmed cases on Saturday.
Senate Minority Floor Leader Franklin Drilon revealed that embattled Health Sec. Francisco Duque III no longer enjoys the trust of his own agency, the Department of Health (DOH) amid controversies surrounding his handling of the…
The Department of Health (DOH) on Friday reported a rising trend in new coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) infections in some parts of the country following the shift to general community quarantine (GCQ) in Metro Manila and most provinces…
Department of Health (DOH) Secretary Francisco Duque III and other health officials and employees are now the subjects of an investigation of the Office of the Ombudsman (OMB) over alleged anomalies during the pandemic.
Malacañang said it respects the decision of Ombudsman Samuel Martires to probe the alleged irregularities committed by Health Secretary Francisco Duque III and other health officials in relation to the coronavirus disease pandemic.
Malacañang is doubtful that only less than 20 healthcare workers have fallen ill with coronavirus disease (Covid-19).
Senator Panfilo Lacson has renewed his call for Health Secretary Francisco Duque III to resign amid controversies hounding his handling of the country’s health crisis due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Health Secretary Francisco Duque III dropped employees of the Department of Health (DOH) like hot potatoes as he sought to deflect blame over the delay in releasing benefits for healthcare workers who contracted COVID-19.
The Department of Health (DOH) on Monday reminded the public to “properly” wear a face mask in public places.
The government should launch a mass testing program to remove the “fear factor” in the reopening of the economy, according to AAMBIS-OWA party-list Rep. Sharon Garin.
Hari ng sablay! Gov’t nowhere near reaching mass testing target despite Vince Dizon’s appointment as…
The appointment of Bases and Conversion Development Authority (BCDA) chief Vince Dizon as COVID-19 testing czar has done nothing to improve the government’s ability to do mass testing.
Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) Deputy Administrator Mocha Uson believes government officials to submit to investigations against them.
Prosecutor General Benedicto Malcontento on Saturday (May 16) said the preliminary investigation on the complaint against Sen. Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III
Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) Mocha Uson has become the subject of an investigation by the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) over alleged fake news.
Senate President Vicente “Tito” Sotto III on Sunday (May 10) urged the Department of Health (DOH) to step up mass testing for coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) as the government mulls easing the enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) status…
The grip of the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) on the country is slowly beginning to ease, with the Department of Health (DOH) reporting a lower positivity rate for the respiratory disease this May compared to the previous month.