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Chinese Medical Expert Team expected to arrive in the Philippines this weekend

At the request of the Philippine government, the Chinese government will send a medical expert team which will arrive in Manila this weekend to assist the Philippine side in dealing with the COVID-19, providing technical guidance and experience sharing in epidemic prevention and control, implementation of public health policies, medical treatment, etc. The medical expert […]

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First batch of 1-M PPEs sets arrives in the country

The DOH announced on Wednesday the arrival of 15,000 Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) sets from the first tranche procured by the National Government. These PPEs will undergo thorough inspection and quality assurance before being distributed, through the Office of Civil Defense, initially to the following COVID-19 referral hospitals: East Avenue Medical Center (EAMC), San Lazaro […]

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JUST IN: Senator Koko Pimentel’s wife Kathryna introduced their miracle baby girl to the world.

JUST IN: Senator Koko Pimentel’s wife Kathryna introduced their miracle baby girl to the world. On March 25, Mrs. Pimentel was supposed to give birth at the Makati Medical Center (MMC) but when the good senator was informed that he was COVID-19 positive, her Cesarean operation was postponed. MMC said he has breached quarantine protocols […]

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OCD, has been delivering the needed health commodities and PPEs to our healthcare workers and community across the country

The Office of Civil Defense (OCD) has been delivering the needed health commodities and Personal Protective Equipments (PPEs)to our Healthcare Workers and communities across the country! Together, we can put an end to #COVID-19 Courtesy: DOH A snappy salute to our partners! ✈ The Office of Civil Defense has been delivering the needed health commodities […]