Eric Tayag Appointed As DOH Undersecretary

Eric Tayag

Eric Tayag was appointed as DOH Undersecretary ERIC TAYAG – Dr. Eric Tayag was appointed as the undersecretary of the Department of Health (DOH). This was confirmed by Tayag through a text message to the Manila Bulletin on Tuesday, November 15. Tayag, a former Assistant Health Secretary who is known for promoting DOH programs through … Read more

COVID-19 Pandemic Philippines: Expert Says “Not Yet Over”

COVID-19 Pandemic Philippines

COVID-19 PANDEMIC PHILIPPINES – A health expert, Dr. Rontgene Solante, stressed that the pandemic is not yet over in the country. The mandatory wearing of face masks in the Philippines has been lifted in both indoor and outdoor areas. However, Dr. Solante reminds that the COVID-19 pandemic in the Philippines is not yet over. Based … Read more

DOH Says LGUs May Still Require Constituents To Wear Face Masks

DOH Officer-in-Charge Maria Rosario Vergeire

DOH: “The local governments have that prerogative of imposing this kind of mandates, for example sa mask” DOH — The Department of Health said that local government units (LGUs) may still implement the mandatory wearing of face masks in their respective areas under certain circumstances. DOH Officer-in-Charge Maria Rosario Vergeire said in a press briefing … Read more

Philippines COVID-19 Risk Level: DOH Reveals Status of PH Now

Philippines COVID-19 Risk Level

DOH Speaks on Philippines COVID-19 Risk Level Now amid Rise on Cases PHILIPPINES COVID-19 RISK LEVEL – The Department of Health (DOH) revealed the status of the COVID-19 situation in the Philippines now. The world remains in the midst of a fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. Previously, the World Health Organization (WHO) said that we … Read more

DOH Says Optional Wearing Of Face Masks In Indoor Spaces Not Yet Recommended

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DOH: “Iyan po ay hindi pa mabibigyan ng rekomendasyon ng Department of Health sa ngayon” DOH — The Department of Health said that the optional wearing of face masks in indoor areas or spaces is still not yet recommended. On Tuesday, DOH Officer-in-Charge Maria Rosario Vergeire said during a press briefing that the easing of … Read more

Vergeire Says DOH Prefers To Keep Mandatory Wearing Of Face Masks In PH

DOH Officer-in-charge Maria Rosario Vergeire

DOH Officer-in-charge Maria Rosario Vergeire: “The position of the Department of Health is for us to continue on masking but …” VERGEIRE — DOH Officer-in-charge Maria Rosario Vergeire said that the Department of Health prefers to keep the mandatory wearing of face masks in the Philippines amidst the coronavirus pandemic. On Tuesday, she said in … Read more

DOH Mental Health Program Included in Department’s Offers

DOH Mental Health Program

DOH MENTAL HEALTH PROGRAM – The Department of Health launched several programs for the benefit of the people. DOH is the turn-to of many Filipinos with regards to their health concerns. Among the offers of the department are programs that focus on the people’s mental health.