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Lawmakers commit to find budget for UHC implementation

LAWMAKERS ON Thursday assured that they will find adequate funding for health workers as the government prepares to roll out the Universal Health Care (UHC) Act and despite cuts in the Department of Health’s (DoH) proposed 2020 budget.

UHC Law will take 3 or more years to implement, says...

PHILHEALTH President Ricardo Morales admits that nationwide implementation of the Universal Health Care (UHC) Law will take a few years to take effect, citing funding and capability issues.

ADB sees PPPs aiding universal health care implementation

AN international consultant at the Asian Development Bank (ADB) said public-private partnerships (PPPs) are instrumental in the implementation of the recently signed Universal Health Care Act.

Measuring our UHC progress

WHERE is the Philippines now in its journey to Universal Health Care (UHC)? This was the critical question that Dr. Gundo Aurel Weiler, Country Representative of the World Health Organization (WHO), answered during the recent “Health for Juan and Juana: Moving Forward with the Philippine Health Agenda” forum.

UHC champions

THE 2018 Health for Juan and Juana Forum (HJJ Forum) held last week gathered the country’s healthcare thought leaders and experts and galvanized their commitment to make Universal Health Care (UHC) happen for all Filipinos. Among the health champions who graced the forum were luminaries who are at the forefront of the UHC advocacy in the country.

Universal Health Care 2030

OVER the next 13 years, countries will be in a race to end all forms of poverty by halting inequalities and ensuring that no...

Health for Juan and Juana

Medicine Cabinet Teodoro B. Padilla THE “Healthy Asia Pacific 2020” Roadmap called on APEC economies to develop sustainable and high performing health systems by adopting or...

Working towards universal health care

Medicine Cabinet Teodoro B. Padilla AMBISYON NATIN 2040, representing the collective long-term vision of the Filipino people, emphasizes the significant role of health in the country’s...

Working towards universal health care

Medicine Cabinet Teodoro B. Padilla AMBISYON NATIN 2040, representing the collective long-term vision of the Filipino people, emphasizes the significant role of health in the country’s...

Can we achieve universal health care in the Philippines?

By Nickky Faustine P. de Guzman CAN we copy Cuba’s universal health care program? The socialist nation has one of the best examples of a...