10 months DBM releases funds for health infra, medical equipment MB |Biz
By Chino S. Leyco The Department of Budget and Management (DBM) has released the funding for the implementation of several infrastructure projects and the purchase of medical equipment being implemented by the Department of Health (DOH). In a statement, the DBM said that about P2.6 billion were disbursed to the DOH central office to support various projects and programs for barangay health stations (BHS), rural health units (RHU), and local government unit (LGU) hospitals. The budget should also finance DOH hospitals, other health facilities, and beneficiary national government agencies under the 2019 health facilities enhancement program (HFEP), the DBM said. ... more