Novel Corona Virus (nCoV) Now In Philippines, DOH Confirms

The Department of Health confirmed on Thursday, January 30, 2020, the first case of the 2019 Novel Corona Virus (nCoV) in the Philippines. ...

RN Heals nurses regularization, P16K monthly salary eyed

Nurses under the RN Heals program could get a monthly salary of P16,000 each if the health department’s plan to absorb them pushes through. ...

DOH ASec Eric Tayag dances 'Gangnam Style' vs. paputok

Department of Health’s Dr. Eric Tayag once again showed his dance moves, this time against firecrackers. The hardworking health assistant se...

RN HEALS application forms now available for download

The Department of Health announced earlier that it will deploy 22,500 nurses and more than 4,000 midwives in DOH accredited hospitals accros...

DOH goes Code White alert for Undas

The Department of Health has placed its retained hospitals under Code White alert in anticipation of the influx of people to cemeteries and ...

OFWs in Middle East warned of Sars-like Coronavirus

Authorities have issued an advisory to Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) in Saudi Arabia and Qatar to be alerted against a SARS-like Coronavi...

DOH deploys health teams to stave off disease outbreaks

Health secretary Enrique Ona ordered Friday the deployment of health teams to all flood-affected areas in the National Capital Region (NCR),...

Gloria Arroyo Is “Recuperating Well” Says DOH Secretary

Pampanga representative Gloria Macapagal Arroyo “has lost some weight but she is recuperating well,” Secretary Enrique Ona of the Department...

From DOH, LWUA Now Under DPWH

President Benigno Aquino III has issued Executive Order No. 62 transferring the supervision of the Local Water Utilities Administration from...

DOH terminates nurse volunteer programs

The Department of Health has issued DoH Memo No. 2011-023B dated August 22, 2011 “terminating nurse volunteer programs” and “similar or rela...