Posts Tagged Department of Health

COVID-19 vax did not cause stroke of vaccinee in Caloocan — DOH, FDA

Aileen Cerrudo   •   April 10, 2021

MANILA, Philippines—The Department of Health (DOH) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) have clarified reports that a 54-year-old man from Caloocan City experienced a serious adverse event after his...

Philippines logs 12,674 new COVID-19 infections

Robie de Guzman   •   April 10, 2021

MANILA, Philippines – The Philippines on Saturday recorded 12,674 new novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) cases, pushing the cumulative tally to 853,209, the Department of Health (DOH) said. In its latest...

PH records 12,225 new COVID-19 cases with 401 fatalities

Robie de Guzman   •   April 9, 2021

MANILA, Philippines – The Philippines on Friday recorded 12,225 additional coronavirus disease (COVID-19), bringing the total number of infections to 849,554, the Department of Health (DOH) said. In its latest...

Cyclists, active transport users not required to wear face shields – DOH

Robie de Guzman   •   April 8, 2021

MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Health (DOH) on Thursday reiterated that cyclists and other users of active transport are not required to wear face shields due to their potential...

DOH asks suppliers to regulate sale of oxygen tanks to households

Marje Pelayo   •   April 8, 2021

MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Health (DOH) has asked suppliers to regulate the sale of oxygen tanks to ensure sufficient supply in hospitals. Health Undersecretary Maria Rosario Vergeire reacted...

Delayed AstraZeneca vaccine supply may arrive in PH before end of May — DOH

Robie de Guzman   •   April 7, 2021

MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Health (DOH) on Wednesday said that the delayed supply of AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccines may be delivered to the country before the end of May....

Distribution, promotion of ivermectin as COVID-19 treatment illegal, DOH warns

Robie de Guzman   •   April 7, 2021

  MANILA, Philippines — Persons distributing and promoting anti-parasitic drug ivermectin as a treatment for novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) may face penalties for violating the law, the Department of Health...

PH records 6,414 new COVID-19 cases; 242 fatalities

Robie de Guzman   •   April 7, 2021

MANILA, Philippines – The Philippines’ total tally of novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) climbed to 819,164 on Wednesday after recording 6,414 new infections, the Department of Health (DOH) said. In its...

DOH assures sufficient PPE supply across the country

Aileen Cerrudo   •   April 7, 2021

MANILA, Philippines—The Department of Health (DOH) has assured that supply of personal protective equipment (PPEs) in the country is sufficient. The health department said there will be continuous delivery of...

Saliva-based RT-PCR tests now covered by Philhealth – DOH

Robie de Guzman   •   April 7, 2021

MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Health (DOH) has directed the Philippine Health Insurance Corp. (PhilHealth) to come up with mechanisms to cover saliva-based RT-PCR tests for COVID-19. The DOH...

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