Monday Oct, 03 2022 11:17:41 PM


Status of KonSulTa Implementation in PhilHealth 12

With 48 accredited KonSulta providers as of August 31, 2022, PhilHealth 12 has already registered 77,544 equivalent to 14.38% of the 529,080 target patient load for 2022.

“We are now in the last month of the third quarter and by the end of the year, we hope to accredit more facilities as we aim to provide more of the KonSulTa benefits to our target benefiiaries,” Dr. Hector Zenon Leonardo P. Malate, PhilHealth XII Regional Vice President said.

Of the 48 accredited KonSulTa facilities, 15 have their “My PhilHealth Portal” where members can enroll.


Prioritize creation, improvement of Tawi-Tawi hospitals — BARMM solon asks colleagues

COTABATO CITY - A member of the Bangsamoro Parliament is calling on the regional legislature to prioritize the passage of four hospital bills that aim to create new hospitals in Tawi-Tawi, as well as upgrade existing medical facilities there expanding their bed capacities and equipment.


KPs receive recognition from PhilHealth 12

KORONADAL CITY - For adopting PhilHealth’s KonSulta (Konsultasyong Sulit at Tama), 37 accredited KONSULTA providers in SOCSKSSARGEN Region recently received Plaques of Recognition from PhilHealth XII in the City of Koronadal.

Seventeen are under LHIO Gen. Santos: the Rural Health Units (RHUs) of Polomolok, Apopong, Baluan, Bula, Calumpang, Fatima, Labangal, Tambler, West, Alabel, Glan, Malapatan, Malungon including Howard Hubbard, Hospital, Sarangani Provincial Hospital, St. Elizabeth Hospital, Inc. and St. Elizabeth Hospital-Alabel Satellite Clinic.


AVP Rulloda challenges Mindanao PhilHealth officers

KORONADAL CITY - To assess the status of accomplishments during the first semester and to recalibrate regional commitments to achieve its annual target with the Governance Commission of GOCCs (GCG), the PhilHealth XII hosted the Mindanao wide mid-year assessment of six PhilHealth Regional Offices in Gen. Santos.


MOH turned over new health station in Carmen, North Cotabato

COTABATO CITY— Residents of Barangay Kitulaan in Carmen Cluster, Special Geographic Area (SGA) will now have better access to health care services with the opening of a newly-constructed Barangay Health Station (BHS).
Ministry of Health (MOH) Officer-in-Charge Minister Dr. Zul Qarneyn Abas and other officials turned-over the BHS on August 5.  Amounting to a total cost of Php2.2-million, the facility was funded through the Tiyakap Bangsamoro Kalusugan Program (TBKP) of the MOH, under the 2021 General Appropriations Act.


Sox has 25 new COVID cases, BARMM has 18

MAY 25 KATAO ang nagpositibo sa COVID-19 sa Region 12 habang lima lang ang gumaling.

Sa 25 bagong kaso, 9 ang mula Gen. Santos City at 9 din ang mula sa Koronadal City. Sa South Cotabato, may 15 new infections habang isa sa Sultan Kudrat at zero sa North Cotabato.

Walang namatay dahil sa COVID-19 kahapon.

Sa BARMM, tumataas din ang bilang ng mga bagong nahahawaan ng sakit.  Abot sa 18 katao ang bagong nagpositibo sa COVID.

Sampu sa mga ito ay mula Maguindanao, lima sa Cotabato City at tatlo sa Marawi City at Lanao del Sur.


PhilHealth XII hastens KONSULTA implementation

KORONADAL CITY - In support to the Universal Health Care (UHC) Program, PhilHealth 12 has accelerated the implementation of “Konsultasyong Sulit at Tama” (KONSULTA) implementation in the region.

To date, the office has already accredited 48 health facilities ready to provide free check-up including initial and follow up consultation, targeted health screening and assessment with digital rectal exam and breast exam, provision of drugs and medicines including rendition of laboratory services.


40 North Cotabato villagers downed by amoebic dysentery

MATALAM, Cotabato --- Forty people were rushed to hospitals Saturday, just three days after feasting on food contaminated with Entamoeba histolytica during a traditional gathering in a farming village here.

The victims were rushed to hospitals due to recurring painful abdominal spasms, nausea and diarrhea, according to local officials.

Matalam Vice Mayor Ralph Ryan Rafael said Sunday the victims, mostly related to each other by blood, got sick after eating food served during a traditional “pamanhikan” in a farming village here last Tuesday.


BARMM turns over P27-M Covid-19 facility to Maguindanao hospital

COTABATO CITY – The Ministry of Public Works in the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) turned over Friday a PHP27-million coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) isolation facility in Datu Odin Sinsuat, Maguindanao.

The beneficiary, the Datu Odin Sinsuat District Hospital (DOSDH), received the 100-bed capacity facility coinciding with the hospital's 30th anniversary.

It is the 13th facility of its kind in the province.


Dengue cases up in BARMM, alarms health exec

IKINABAHALA NA ng Ministry of Health o MOH BARMM ang dami ng kaso ng dengue sa rehiyon na lampas na sa epidemic threshold gayung nasa kalagitnaan pa lamang ng taon.

Sa panayam ng DXMS Radyo Bida kay BARMM Health Minister Dr. Zul Qarneyn Abas, sinabi nito na mula sa 270 dengue cases noong 2021, umakyat na ito ngayon sa 966 batay sa data ng MOH mula January hanggang June 2022.

Batay rin sa latest data ng MOH, nasa 11 katao na ang binawian ng buhay dahil sa naturang virus. Nabatid na zero fatality noong nakaraang taon.



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