RIZAL AVENUE, Manila (DWDD) – As the steward of health in the country, it is the mission of the DOH to lead the country in the development of a people-centered, resilient and equitable health system.
One of the strategic pillars of the Fourmula One Plus is HEALTH FINANCING.
DOH will work to increase resources for health by mobilizing more resources, increasing premium rates, improving collection efficiency and harmonizing existing funds.
In the National Health Sector Meeting attended by DOH officials, DOH regional directors, chiefs of DOH hospitals and development partners, Undersecretary Mario C. Villaverde presented the strategies the DOH will undertake in securing sustainable investments to improve health outcomes and ensure efficient and equitable use of health resources. DOH / MCAG
Health Secretary Francisco T. Duque III, Undersecretary Mario C. Villaverde, Panel Reactors Dr. Celestina Ma. Jude Dela Serna, Interim PCEO of PhilHealth; Dr. Huberto L. Lapuz of the Philippine Hospitals Association (PHA); Dr. Joselito R. Chavez, Deputy Executive Director of National Kidney and Transplant Institute (NKTI) and Dr. Eduardo P. Banzon of the Asian Development Bank (ADB); DOH officials and other NHSM participants.