5 days DOH ‘very grateful’ for Duque’s exclusion from charges over PhilHealth mess Inquirer
https://youtu.be/Whm6Pi0db0w MANILA, Philippines --- The Department of Health (DOH) on Wednesday said it was "very grateful" that Health Secretary Francisco Duque III was excluded from the filing of charges in connection with the alleged anomalies within the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth). In an online press briefing, DOH Undersecretary and spokesperson Maria Rosario Vergeire reiterated that it would be difficult to have a change of leadership within the health department while in the middle of the COVID-19 pandemic. "We welcome it, we are very grateful," Vergeire said. "Nagpapasalamat po kami sa ating Pangulo no na nabigyan ng ganitong trust ang ... more