4 months PhilHealth assessing impact of PCSO games suspension to UHC funding MB
By Betheena Unite  Amid the sudden order of the President to ban all gaming schemes of the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO), the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth) is closely looking into its impact on the implementation of the Universal Health Care. The PCSO is among the identified sources of funds for the implementation of the Universal Health Care and the suspension of all its gaming schemes may affect the health care system, which is already facing uncertainties with a possible funding shortfall. Philhealth President Ricardo Morales (MARK BALMORES / MANILA BULLETIN) PhilHealth President and Chief Executive Officer Ricardo Morales ... more