10 months Universal health care law needs more health facilities MB
By Ben Rosario  The success of the implementation of the Universal Health Care law will be a work in progress that requires government to guarantee the availability of health care facilities to serve the rise in poor patients seeking medical benefits from the program. Sen. JV Ejercito, principal author of the universal health care bill in the Senate, estimated that it will take at least six months for government to draw the implementing rules and regulations and the initial implementation of the law. Senator JV Ejercito (Tony Pionilla / MANILA BULLETIN FILE PHOTO) However, he said agencies tasked to finalize ... more