MANILA, Philippines — Two panels in the House of Representatives strongly urged the Philippine Health Insurance Corp. (PhilHealth) to withdraw their policy on the inclusion of suspected and probable cases in its COVID-19 packages.
The House committee on public accounts and the committee on good government and public accounts approved a motion recommending to PhilHealth the suspension of the application of COVID-19 case rates under suspected and probable cases.
It was Marikina Rep. Stella Quimbo who floated this idea.
“Baka pwede na rin naming i-suspend ang mag-apply ng COVID-case rates for suspected or probable patients. Sa aking pagkakaalam, dahil wala…