DOH: 74% of Covid-19 ICU beds in PH already occupied

DOH: 74% of Covid-19 ICU beds in PH already occupied

The Department of Health (DOH) reported that 74% of the 4,100 intensive care unit beds dedicated for coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) infections in the country are already occupied. The DOH added that 73% of the 1,400 ICU beds in the National Capital Region were...
Cebu hospitals not ‘full to the brim’ – Garcia

Cebu hospitals not ‘full to the brim’ – Garcia

(From left to right) Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Junard Chan, Cebu Gov. Gwen Garcia, and Cebu City Acting Mayor Michael Rama, after a meeting with the Department of Health as Delta variant cases increase in Cebu. (Contributed)  Cebu Governor Gwendolyn Garcia debunked...

Half of Pinoys don’t have access to healthcare facilities – DOH

Half of the Philippine population is deprived of the primary healthcare facilities in the country within 30minutes,the Department of Health (DOH) revealed Thursday.“For our primary care facilities po, we’ve mapped out 2,593 approximately, for private facilities, it’s...
Senators ask PhilHealth to cover patients in tents

Senators ask PhilHealth to cover patients in tents

Senators on Thursday prodded the Philippine Health Insurance Corp. (PhilHealth) to cover patients staying in hospital tents, after getting reports saying that some hospitals required patients to pay P1,000 per hour.Senators Grace Poe, Nancy Binay, Juan Miguel Zubiri,...