Joint Learning Network member Dr. Eduardo Banzon recently published an Opinion Editorial on PhilHealth's commitment to providing affordable, comprehensive, and quality health care. This editorial was published on Tuesday, May 15 in the Business Mirror.
An excerpt from Dr. Banzon's editorial is posted below:
KALUSUGAN natin, segurado means that no Filipino will ever be financially afraid of getting sick, and that no one is left behind in the race toward universal health care and financial-risk protection.
*Health care has made large advances in the Philippines over the years. Medical care in selected hospitals is now comparable with the top medical centers in the world. Yearly, around 1,500 new physicians are licensed—expanding the number of available physicians for Filipinos.