Vergeire Speaks On Appointment Of Cascolan As DOH Undersecretary

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DOH Officer-in-charge Maria Rosario Vergeire: “I think he is very qualified naman doon sa kanyang mga credentials na nakalagay diyan.” VERGEIRE — The officer-in-charge of the Department of Health (DOH) spoke about the appointment of former Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Camilo Cascolan as health undersecretary. In a radio interview on Thursday, DOH officer-in-charge Maria … Read more

Vergeire Says She’s Open To Be Appointed As Health Secretary

DOH Officer-in-charge Maria Rosario Vergeire

Vergeire: “Let us just try to see kung ano ang kakahinatnan.” MARIA ROSARIO VERGEIRE — The officer-in-charge (OIC) of the Department of Health (DOH) said that she’s open to be appointed as new Health Secretary. During a press briefing last July 20, Vergeire expressed openness if ever she’ll be assigned as the next DOH chief. … Read more

DOH Prepares Hospitals amid Increasing COVID-19 Cases in PH

DOH Undersecretary Maria Rosario Vergeire

DOH Speaks on COVID-19 Cases in the Philippines Now DOH – The Department of Health is preparing the hospitals amid the increasing cases of COVID-19 in the Philippines. The fight against the COVID-19 pandemic continues. Malacañang previously reiterated the order of President Rodrigo Roa Duterte regarding the mandatory wearing of face masks in public areas. … Read more

DOH on Omicron Challenge in PH: “Atin na pong nalampasan”

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DOH Speaks on Omicron Cases in the Philippines DOH – The Department of Health announced that the Philippines is already past the challenge posted by the Omicron variant of COVID-19. Following the holiday season, the cases of COVID-19 in the Philippines rose and the spike urged the authorities to implement stricter measures. The whole Metro … Read more

DOH Reveals Decision on COVID-19 Booster Shots For Now

DOH Undersecretary Maria Rosario Vergeire

Is DOH Considering to Start Giving COVID-19 Booster Shots? DOH – The Department of Health spoke on its current decision on the possibility of administering COVID-19 booster shots for the Filipinos. Most countries across the globe now are in a tight fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. One of these is the Philippines which has also … Read more

DOH Defends Exemption of Government Officials From Testing, Quarantine

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DOH: “Ang talagang objective is for us not to delay government transactions.” The Department of Health (DOH) has defended the exemption of government officials and employees from testing and quarantine amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic. Health Undersecretary Maria Rosario Vergeire stressed that the non-testing and quarantine are being imposed so that government transactions will … Read more

Roque, Vergeire ‘Only Allowed’ To Speak For Government, Says Medialdea

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SPOX Roque and DOH Usec Vergeire were only allowed to speak for the government regarding COVID-19 matters, according to Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea. Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea on Thursday said that the presidential spokesperson Harry Roque and the undersecretary of the Department of Health Maria Rosario Vergeire were only allowed to speak for the government … Read more