Conniving hospitals and doctors defraud the state-run health insurer
The small rich population in the Philippines enjoys more support from state-managed health insurance program than the poor majority.
The subsidies are in health services, housing loans, water supplies, food, and other public services, report says MANILA, Philippines—In the Philippines, it is the middle class and the rich who benefit more from public health, housing loans, water supplies, food subsidies, and other public services. This eye-opener is provided by the Manila-based Asian Development Bank [...]
Patients are voters, too FOR A contribution of P200 per family a year, the population of San Isidro town in Nueva Ecija is guaranteed medical attention in case anyone of them gets sick. At least two doctors, two nurses, six midwives, a dentist, and 108 barangay health workers are at their service. Surely, the annual [...]
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