Joint Congressional Oversight Committee
National

Joint Congressional Oversight Committee, probes Philhealth ghost patients

The Joint Congressional Oversight Committee was alarmed over the dwindling funds of the Philippine Health Insurance or Philhealth that reportedly lost 4 billion pesos in funds. Senate Committee on Health and Demography chair Senator JV Ejercito said that the committee should look into the possibility of the existence of ghost patients listed in the agency Read More

Dengavaxia victims
National

Families of Dengvaxia victims, urge President Duterte to include PAO in new investigating panel

Families of Dengavaxia victims is urging President Rodrigo Duterte to include The Public Attorney’s Office or PAO. Some parents whose child allegedly died because of Dengvaxia vaccine raised their sentiments to the government, calling for more concern on the issue from from President Rodrigo Duterte. The call to the president was in reaction to the Read More

National

Health Sec. Duque, muling nag-ikot sa ilang ospital sa Quezon City; Nagbabala sa paglalabas ng dengvaxia master list

Muling nag-inspeksyon si Health Secretary Francisco Duque sa mga dengue fast lane sa ilang ospital sa Quezon City. Kabilang sa pinuntahan ni Duque ang Quirino Memorial Medical Center at East Avenue Memorial Medical Center. Kinumusta rin ng kalihim ang ilang bata na naturukan ng Dengvaxia para matiyak na nabibigyan ang mga ito ng tamang serbisyo. Read More