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Saturday, January 28, 2017

This OFW From Hongkong Received P50K OWWA MEDPLUS Insurance Benefit



OFW Marissa Gazzingan Buncad, 46 years old, single resident of Atulayan Sur, Tuguegarao City who worked as domestic helper in Hongkong for 28 years receives her OWWA Insurance MEDplus amounting to P50,000 at OWWA Regional Welfare Office No. 02, Tuguegarao City on November 06, 2017.
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In June 2015 while in Hongkong she was diagnosed with Ovarian Cancer Stage III where underwent Exploratory Laparotomy with total Abdominal Hysterectomy. Her Chemotherapy for six cycles was completed. 
OFW Buncad’s employment contract was renewed on 01 December 2016 along with the renewal of her OWWA Membership. She is likewise an active member of Philhealth – Migrant worker category.

Due to the recurrence of her cancer, she was advised to undergo series of chemotherapy every 21 days which prompted her to come-back home for her medication on April 25, 2017.
The OWWA MEDplus for OFWs serves as a health insurance, but provides a supplemental medical relief for active OWWA OFW-members afflicted with dreaded diseases and were hospitalized, either at the jobsites or while in the Philippines.

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OFW-member must be an active OWWA and Philhealth member at the time of confinement/treatment. Confinements both local and overseas are covered effective 01 February 2017. Philhealth must have paid the case rate benefits prior to Availment of the MEDplus by the OWWA member not to exceed P50,000 per OFW-member.

Hereunder are the requirements under the program:

1. OWWA Receipt/OFW Verification Sheet

2. Member’s Data Record (MDR) issued by Philhealth

3. Passport size ID picture

4. Passport Copy

5. Philhealth Benefit Payment Notice with case rate or Claim Status receipt indicating amount claimed at Philhealth or screenshot of Benefit Information through Philhealth Portal.

6. Duly accomplished OWWA MEDplus application Form

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Photo Blog: Are You A Philhealth Member? You Need To Know This





As a Philhealth member , you need to know all these things to maximize its use and enjoy the benefits your Philhealth has to offer to you and your beneficiaries. (Photos and images from Philhealth.) Philhealth The Philippine Health Insurance Corporation or Philhealth is a Government Owned and Controlled Corporation (GOCC) founded on February 5, 1995. The main goal is to ensure the health of every Filipino thru social health insurance. Base on the Filipino concept "bayanihan" in which every one in the community help those in need. The Philhealth goal is to make a mechanism where every Filipinos help each other. Rich helping the poor. Young ones help the elderly. Healthy ones help the sick. Everyone will get old and be sick, its purpose is for everyone to contribute for the National health insurance Program to ensure the health of every Filipino. Philhealth Members Philhealth is for ALL. Regardless of social status: poor, rich, young , old, sick, healthy, working or jobless, every Filipino must be a member. Here are the membership categories of Philhealth: 1. Formal Economy Members: employees, business owners, household workers and family drivers. 2.Informal Economy Members (or voluntary/individually paying): includes Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs), self earning individuals, naturalized Filipinos and foreigners living in the Philippines. 3. Sponsored Members: members who's contributions are paid by a sponsor like the local government, government agency or private individual or agency. It includes low earning individuals that are not considered as indigents like barangay health workers, nutrition scholars, etc. Orphans,abandoned kids, out-of-school-youth, street children, Person with Dissabilities (PWDs), abused and pregnant women under the custody of the DSWD is also registered here. 4. Indigent Members: poor families selected by the DSWD using the National Household Targeting System for Poverty Reduction (NHTS-PR or " Listahanan). It determines the families to be included in government programs to eliminate poverty. 5. Lifetime Members: members with ages 60 and above and retired employees that contributed not less than 120 months Philhealth contributions. Senior Citizens- Under the Expanded Senior Citizen Act (RA 10645), all Filipinos with ages 60 and above is already covered by Philhealth. Registration: Registration is easy under any membership categories. Go to any Philhealth office near you and submit the correctly filled-up Philhealth Member Registration Form (PMRF). No need to submit any supporting documents unless it is needed for verification. Reminder: To avoid any penalty under the law, make sure that all the information provided in your PMRF are absolutely true. Member's Data Record and Philhealth ID When you are already registered to Philhealth, the new member will receive: 1. Philhealth Identification Number (PIN). The PIN is the permanent number of every members. 2. Philhealth ID that indicates the following: Philhealth Identification Number (PIN) Member's name. Members signature. Membership validity date for sponsored/indigent members. 3. Member Data Record (MDR) MDR indicates the member's name, address, legal dependents and the date of their insurance with Philhealth (for sponsored/indigents/OFW members). Keep your Philhealth ID and MDR safely. You will need it to use your benefits and for other transactions with Philhealth. In the meantime, only the MDR is being issued for indigent, sponsored members and Senior Citizens. This document will be enough for them to enjoy their benefits. For Indigent/Sponsored members: You can get in touch with the Local Government Unit to determine the members belonging to the Indigent/Sponsored Program in the area. Philhealth ensures that every LGUs has the complete list of the members included in the program. Qualified Dependents The whole Family is covered by Philhealth. Philhealth protects the whole Family. The member and family members can use Philhealth benefits.. The qualified dependents are as follows: Legal spouse that is not a member of Philhealth. Children 20 years old and below, single and jobless (including step children, adopted, illegitimate and legitimated/recognized children. Parents 60 years old and above and not a Philhealth member. Foster Child who went through DSWD Process according to Foster Care Act of 2012 or RA10165 Children or parents with with permanent disabilities. Below are the list of contributions scheduled by Philhealth for specific members. You can pay your Philhealth contributions at any Philhealth office or any accredited collecting agents nationwide. What are the benefits? Every member must know the benefits they can get by being a Philhealth member. Members and qualified dependents has benefits for medical expenses for every sickness or operation. Members and legal dependents can get equal benefits. Every year, there is allocated 45 days hospitalization allowance for the member and 45 days to be divided to all qualified dependents. Hospitalization days in excess of 45 days will not be covered by Philhealth. This benefit can be used by the member and qualified dependents provided that: The member has updated contributions (except Lifetime and Senior Citizen Members) or valid Philhealth coverage( for Sponsored, Indigent, and OFWs). Go to a Philhealth-accredited hospitals or clinics. The allocated 45 in a year is not yet consumed for the member and qualified dependents except for the other Philhealth benefits such as hemodialysis. All Case Rates The benefits will be paid by Philhealth in terms of Case Rates whereas every illness or operation has price allotment to be divided to the hospital and the doctor. This way , the member can already determine how much will be covered by Philhealth before hospitalization. Below are the equivalent value of benefits for some selected sickness and operations under the All Case Rates (ACR) continually widened by Philhealth: In Philhealth's NO BALANCE BILLING, there will be no additional payments for hospitalization in public and selected private hospitals. Good news! For sponsored, household workers and indigent members and dependents, if they are confined in a public hospitals and other facilities such as dialysis centers, lying in clinic, or ambulatory surgical clinics, there will be no fees to pay. Under the NO BALANCE BILLING, Philhealth will shoulder all expenses for the doctor and hospitalization in any Philhealth accredited hospitals. Reminder: If confined in a private hospital, the member should pay the cost that exceeds in the aforementioned case rates. There will also be an additional cost if they will choose rooms/wards and/or doctor in government hospitals. Below are the list of the outpatient benefits available at any Philhealth-accredited hospitals/clinics. Z BENEFITS Benefits provided for sickness that needs long term hospitalization. Below are the benefits included in Z Benefits. HOW TO AVAIL THE PHILHEALTH BENEFITS? To use Philhealth benefits: Look for My Philhealth Portal in the hospital and show any valid government ID. Submit the properly filled-up Philhealth Claim Form 1 together with the supporting documents that may be required in the hospital, when needed. OFWs or their qualified dependents confined overseas can also avail of the Philhealth benefits through direct filing. You just need to submit the following in any Philhealth office near you within 180 days after being discharged to avail of the benefits: Copy of Medical Certificate stating the final diagnosis, confinement period and services rendered. Properly filled-up Philhealth Claim Form 1 Copy of the official receipt or detailed statement of Account Updated Members Data Record or any alternative documents to prove identity/photocopy of latest proof of payment. Below is an example of Philhealth Claim Form 1 For any questions, you can visit any Philhealth office near you. RECOMMENDED: DOLE Sec. 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As a Philhealth member , you need to know all  these things to maximize its use and enjoy the benefits your Philhealth has to offer to you and your beneficiaries.


(Photos and images from Philhealth.)
As a Philhealth member , you need to know all these things to maximize its use and enjoy the benefits your Philhealth has to offer to you and your beneficiaries. (Photos and images from Philhealth.) Philhealth The Philippine Health Insurance Corporation or Philhealth is a Government Owned and Controlled Corporation (GOCC) founded on February 5, 1995. The main goal is to ensure the health of every Filipino thru social health insurance. Base on the Filipino concept "bayanihan" in which every one in the community help those in need. The Philhealth goal is to make a mechanism where every Filipinos help each other. Rich helping the poor. Young ones help the elderly. Healthy ones help the sick. Everyone will get old and be sick, its purpose is for everyone to contribute for the National health insurance Program to ensure the health of every Filipino. Philhealth Members Philhealth is for ALL. Regardless of social status: poor, rich, young , old, sick, healthy, working or jobless, every Filipino must be a member. Here are the membership categories of Philhealth: 1. Formal Economy Members: employees, business owners, household workers and family drivers. 2.Informal Economy Members (or voluntary/individually paying): includes Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs), self earning individuals, naturalized Filipinos and foreigners living in the Philippines. 3. Sponsored Members: members who's contributions are paid by a sponsor like the local government, government agency or private individual or agency. It includes low earning individuals that are not considered as indigents like barangay health workers, nutrition scholars, etc. Orphans,abandoned kids, out-of-school-youth, street children, Person with Dissabilities (PWDs), abused and pregnant women under the custody of the DSWD is also registered here. 4. Indigent Members: poor families selected by the DSWD using the National Household Targeting System for Poverty Reduction (NHTS-PR or " Listahanan). It determines the families to be included in government programs to eliminate poverty. 5. Lifetime Members: members with ages 60 and above and retired employees that contributed not less than 120 months Philhealth contributions. Senior Citizens- Under the Expanded Senior Citizen Act (RA 10645), all Filipinos with ages 60 and above is already covered by Philhealth. Registration: Registration is easy under any membership categories. Go to any Philhealth office near you and submit the correctly filled-up Philhealth Member Registration Form (PMRF). No need to submit any supporting documents unless it is needed for verification. Reminder: To avoid any penalty under the law, make sure that all the information provided in your PMRF are absolutely true. Member's Data Record and Philhealth ID When you are already registered to Philhealth, the new member will receive: 1. Philhealth Identification Number (PIN). The PIN is the permanent number of every members. 2. Philhealth ID that indicates the following: Philhealth Identification Number (PIN) Member's name. Members signature. Membership validity date for sponsored/indigent members. 3. Member Data Record (MDR) MDR indicates the member's name, address, legal dependents and the date of their insurance with Philhealth (for sponsored/indigents/OFW members). Keep your Philhealth ID and MDR safely. You will need it to use your benefits and for other transactions with Philhealth. In the meantime, only the MDR is being issued for indigent, sponsored members and Senior Citizens. This document will be enough for them to enjoy their benefits. For Indigent/Sponsored members: You can get in touch with the Local Government Unit to determine the members belonging to the Indigent/Sponsored Program in the area. Philhealth ensures that every LGUs has the complete list of the members included in the program. Qualified Dependents The whole Family is covered by Philhealth. Philhealth protects the whole Family. The member and family members can use Philhealth benefits.. The qualified dependents are as follows: Legal spouse that is not a member of Philhealth. Children 20 years old and below, single and jobless (including step children, adopted, illegitimate and legitimated/recognized children. Parents 60 years old and above and not a Philhealth member. Foster Child who went through DSWD Process according to Foster Care Act of 2012 or RA10165 Children or parents with with permanent disabilities. Below are the list of contributions scheduled by Philhealth for specific members. You can pay your Philhealth contributions at any Philhealth office or any accredited collecting agents nationwide. What are the benefits? Every member must know the benefits they can get by being a Philhealth member. Members and qualified dependents has benefits for medical expenses for every sickness or operation. Members and legal dependents can get equal benefits. Every year, there is allocated 45 days hospitalization allowance for the member and 45 days to be divided to all qualified dependents. Hospitalization days in excess of 45 days will not be covered by Philhealth. This benefit can be used by the member and qualified dependents provided that: The member has updated contributions (except Lifetime and Senior Citizen Members) or valid Philhealth coverage( for Sponsored, Indigent, and OFWs). Go to a Philhealth-accredited hospitals or clinics. The allocated 45 in a year is not yet consumed for the member and qualified dependents except for the other Philhealth benefits such as hemodialysis. All Case Rates The benefits will be paid by Philhealth in terms of Case Rates whereas every illness or operation has price allotment to be divided to the hospital and the doctor. This way , the member can already determine how much will be covered by Philhealth before hospitalization. Below are the equivalent value of benefits for some selected sickness and operations under the All Case Rates (ACR) continually widened by Philhealth: In Philhealth's NO BALANCE BILLING, there will be no additional payments for hospitalization in public and selected private hospitals. Good news! For sponsored, household workers and indigent members and dependents, if they are confined in a public hospitals and other facilities such as dialysis centers, lying in clinic, or ambulatory surgical clinics, there will be no fees to pay. Under the NO BALANCE BILLING, Philhealth will shoulder all expenses for the doctor and hospitalization in any Philhealth accredited hospitals. Reminder: If confined in a private hospital, the member should pay the cost that exceeds in the aforementioned case rates. There will also be an additional cost if they will choose rooms/wards and/or doctor in government hospitals. Below are the list of the outpatient benefits available at any Philhealth-accredited hospitals/clinics. Z BENEFITS Benefits provided for sickness that needs long term hospitalization. Below are the benefits included in Z Benefits. HOW TO AVAIL THE PHILHEALTH BENEFITS? To use Philhealth benefits: Look for My Philhealth Portal in the hospital and show any valid government ID. Submit the properly filled-up Philhealth Claim Form 1 together with the supporting documents that may be required in the hospital, when needed. OFWs or their qualified dependents confined overseas can also avail of the Philhealth benefits through direct filing. You just need to submit the following in any Philhealth office near you within 180 days after being discharged to avail of the benefits: Copy of Medical Certificate stating the final diagnosis, confinement period and services rendered. Properly filled-up Philhealth Claim Form 1 Copy of the official receipt or detailed statement of Account Updated Members Data Record or any alternative documents to prove identity/photocopy of latest proof of payment. Below is an example of Philhealth Claim Form 1 For any questions, you can visit any Philhealth office near you. RECOMMENDED: DOLE Sec. 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As a Philhealth member , you need to know all these things to maximize its use and enjoy the benefits your Philhealth has to offer to you and your beneficiaries. (Photos and images from Philhealth.) Philhealth The Philippine Health Insurance Corporation or Philhealth is a Government Owned and Controlled Corporation (GOCC) founded on February 5, 1995. The main goal is to ensure the health of every Filipino thru social health insurance. Base on the Filipino concept "bayanihan" in which every one in the community help those in need. The Philhealth goal is to make a mechanism where every Filipinos help each other. Rich helping the poor. Young ones help the elderly. Healthy ones help the sick. Everyone will get old and be sick, its purpose is for everyone to contribute for the National health insurance Program to ensure the health of every Filipino. Philhealth Members Philhealth is for ALL. Regardless of social status: poor, rich, young , old, sick, healthy, working or jobless, every Filipino must be a member. Here are the membership categories of Philhealth: 1. Formal Economy Members: employees, business owners, household workers and family drivers. 2.Informal Economy Members (or voluntary/individually paying): includes Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs), self earning individuals, naturalized Filipinos and foreigners living in the Philippines. 3. Sponsored Members: members who's contributions are paid by a sponsor like the local government, government agency or private individual or agency. It includes low earning individuals that are not considered as indigents like barangay health workers, nutrition scholars, etc. Orphans,abandoned kids, out-of-school-youth, street children, Person with Dissabilities (PWDs), abused and pregnant women under the custody of the DSWD is also registered here. 4. Indigent Members: poor families selected by the DSWD using the National Household Targeting System for Poverty Reduction (NHTS-PR or " Listahanan). It determines the families to be included in government programs to eliminate poverty. 5. Lifetime Members: members with ages 60 and above and retired employees that contributed not less than 120 months Philhealth contributions. Senior Citizens- Under the Expanded Senior Citizen Act (RA 10645), all Filipinos with ages 60 and above is already covered by Philhealth. Registration: Registration is easy under any membership categories. Go to any Philhealth office near you and submit the correctly filled-up Philhealth Member Registration Form (PMRF). No need to submit any supporting documents unless it is needed for verification. Reminder: To avoid any penalty under the law, make sure that all the information provided in your PMRF are absolutely true. Member's Data Record and Philhealth ID When you are already registered to Philhealth, the new member will receive: 1. Philhealth Identification Number (PIN). The PIN is the permanent number of every members. 2. Philhealth ID that indicates the following: Philhealth Identification Number (PIN) Member's name. Members signature. Membership validity date for sponsored/indigent members. 3. Member Data Record (MDR) MDR indicates the member's name, address, legal dependents and the date of their insurance with Philhealth (for sponsored/indigents/OFW members). Keep your Philhealth ID and MDR safely. You will need it to use your benefits and for other transactions with Philhealth. In the meantime, only the MDR is being issued for indigent, sponsored members and Senior Citizens. This document will be enough for them to enjoy their benefits. For Indigent/Sponsored members: You can get in touch with the Local Government Unit to determine the members belonging to the Indigent/Sponsored Program in the area. Philhealth ensures that every LGUs has the complete list of the members included in the program. Qualified Dependents The whole Family is covered by Philhealth. Philhealth protects the whole Family. The member and family members can use Philhealth benefits.. The qualified dependents are as follows: Legal spouse that is not a member of Philhealth. Children 20 years old and below, single and jobless (including step children, adopted, illegitimate and legitimated/recognized children. Parents 60 years old and above and not a Philhealth member. Foster Child who went through DSWD Process according to Foster Care Act of 2012 or RA10165 Children or parents with with permanent disabilities. Below are the list of contributions scheduled by Philhealth for specific members. You can pay your Philhealth contributions at any Philhealth office or any accredited collecting agents nationwide. What are the benefits? Every member must know the benefits they can get by being a Philhealth member. Members and qualified dependents has benefits for medical expenses for every sickness or operation. Members and legal dependents can get equal benefits. Every year, there is allocated 45 days hospitalization allowance for the member and 45 days to be divided to all qualified dependents. Hospitalization days in excess of 45 days will not be covered by Philhealth. This benefit can be used by the member and qualified dependents provided that: The member has updated contributions (except Lifetime and Senior Citizen Members) or valid Philhealth coverage( for Sponsored, Indigent, and OFWs). Go to a Philhealth-accredited hospitals or clinics. The allocated 45 in a year is not yet consumed for the member and qualified dependents except for the other Philhealth benefits such as hemodialysis. All Case Rates The benefits will be paid by Philhealth in terms of Case Rates whereas every illness or operation has price allotment to be divided to the hospital and the doctor. This way , the member can already determine how much will be covered by Philhealth before hospitalization. Below are the equivalent value of benefits for some selected sickness and operations under the All Case Rates (ACR) continually widened by Philhealth: In Philhealth's NO BALANCE BILLING, there will be no additional payments for hospitalization in public and selected private hospitals. Good news! For sponsored, household workers and indigent members and dependents, if they are confined in a public hospitals and other facilities such as dialysis centers, lying in clinic, or ambulatory surgical clinics, there will be no fees to pay. Under the NO BALANCE BILLING, Philhealth will shoulder all expenses for the doctor and hospitalization in any Philhealth accredited hospitals. Reminder: If confined in a private hospital, the member should pay the cost that exceeds in the aforementioned case rates. There will also be an additional cost if they will choose rooms/wards and/or doctor in government hospitals. Below are the list of the outpatient benefits available at any Philhealth-accredited hospitals/clinics. Z BENEFITS Benefits provided for sickness that needs long term hospitalization. Below are the benefits included in Z Benefits. HOW TO AVAIL THE PHILHEALTH BENEFITS? To use Philhealth benefits: Look for My Philhealth Portal in the hospital and show any valid government ID. Submit the properly filled-up Philhealth Claim Form 1 together with the supporting documents that may be required in the hospital, when needed. OFWs or their qualified dependents confined overseas can also avail of the Philhealth benefits through direct filing. You just need to submit the following in any Philhealth office near you within 180 days after being discharged to avail of the benefits: Copy of Medical Certificate stating the final diagnosis, confinement period and services rendered. Properly filled-up Philhealth Claim Form 1 Copy of the official receipt or detailed statement of Account Updated Members Data Record or any alternative documents to prove identity/photocopy of latest proof of payment. Below is an example of Philhealth Claim Form 1 For any questions, you can visit any Philhealth office near you. RECOMMENDED: DOLE Sec. 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As a Philhealth member , you need to know all these things to maximize its use and enjoy the benefits your Philhealth has to offer to you and your beneficiaries. (Photos and images from Philhealth.) Philhealth The Philippine Health Insurance Corporation or Philhealth is a Government Owned and Controlled Corporation (GOCC) founded on February 5, 1995. The main goal is to ensure the health of every Filipino thru social health insurance. Base on the Filipino concept "bayanihan" in which every one in the community help those in need. The Philhealth goal is to make a mechanism where every Filipinos help each other. Rich helping the poor. Young ones help the elderly. Healthy ones help the sick. Everyone will get old and be sick, its purpose is for everyone to contribute for the National health insurance Program to ensure the health of every Filipino. Philhealth Members Philhealth is for ALL. Regardless of social status: poor, rich, young , old, sick, healthy, working or jobless, every Filipino must be a member. Here are the membership categories of Philhealth: 1. Formal Economy Members: employees, business owners, household workers and family drivers. 2.Informal Economy Members (or voluntary/individually paying): includes Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs), self earning individuals, naturalized Filipinos and foreigners living in the Philippines. 3. Sponsored Members: members who's contributions are paid by a sponsor like the local government, government agency or private individual or agency. It includes low earning individuals that are not considered as indigents like barangay health workers, nutrition scholars, etc. Orphans,abandoned kids, out-of-school-youth, street children, Person with Dissabilities (PWDs), abused and pregnant women under the custody of the DSWD is also registered here. 4. Indigent Members: poor families selected by the DSWD using the National Household Targeting System for Poverty Reduction (NHTS-PR or " Listahanan). It determines the families to be included in government programs to eliminate poverty. 5. Lifetime Members: members with ages 60 and above and retired employees that contributed not less than 120 months Philhealth contributions. Senior Citizens- Under the Expanded Senior Citizen Act (RA 10645), all Filipinos with ages 60 and above is already covered by Philhealth. Registration: Registration is easy under any membership categories. Go to any Philhealth office near you and submit the correctly filled-up Philhealth Member Registration Form (PMRF). No need to submit any supporting documents unless it is needed for verification. Reminder: To avoid any penalty under the law, make sure that all the information provided in your PMRF are absolutely true. Member's Data Record and Philhealth ID When you are already registered to Philhealth, the new member will receive: 1. Philhealth Identification Number (PIN). The PIN is the permanent number of every members. 2. Philhealth ID that indicates the following: Philhealth Identification Number (PIN) Member's name. Members signature. Membership validity date for sponsored/indigent members. 3. Member Data Record (MDR) MDR indicates the member's name, address, legal dependents and the date of their insurance with Philhealth (for sponsored/indigents/OFW members). Keep your Philhealth ID and MDR safely. You will need it to use your benefits and for other transactions with Philhealth. In the meantime, only the MDR is being issued for indigent, sponsored members and Senior Citizens. This document will be enough for them to enjoy their benefits. For Indigent/Sponsored members: You can get in touch with the Local Government Unit to determine the members belonging to the Indigent/Sponsored Program in the area. Philhealth ensures that every LGUs has the complete list of the members included in the program. Qualified Dependents The whole Family is covered by Philhealth. Philhealth protects the whole Family. The member and family members can use Philhealth benefits.. The qualified dependents are as follows: Legal spouse that is not a member of Philhealth. Children 20 years old and below, single and jobless (including step children, adopted, illegitimate and legitimated/recognized children. Parents 60 years old and above and not a Philhealth member. Foster Child who went through DSWD Process according to Foster Care Act of 2012 or RA10165 Children or parents with with permanent disabilities. Below are the list of contributions scheduled by Philhealth for specific members. You can pay your Philhealth contributions at any Philhealth office or any accredited collecting agents nationwide. What are the benefits? Every member must know the benefits they can get by being a Philhealth member. Members and qualified dependents has benefits for medical expenses for every sickness or operation. Members and legal dependents can get equal benefits. Every year, there is allocated 45 days hospitalization allowance for the member and 45 days to be divided to all qualified dependents. Hospitalization days in excess of 45 days will not be covered by Philhealth. This benefit can be used by the member and qualified dependents provided that: The member has updated contributions (except Lifetime and Senior Citizen Members) or valid Philhealth coverage( for Sponsored, Indigent, and OFWs). Go to a Philhealth-accredited hospitals or clinics. The allocated 45 in a year is not yet consumed for the member and qualified dependents except for the other Philhealth benefits such as hemodialysis. All Case Rates The benefits will be paid by Philhealth in terms of Case Rates whereas every illness or operation has price allotment to be divided to the hospital and the doctor. This way , the member can already determine how much will be covered by Philhealth before hospitalization. Below are the equivalent value of benefits for some selected sickness and operations under the All Case Rates (ACR) continually widened by Philhealth: In Philhealth's NO BALANCE BILLING, there will be no additional payments for hospitalization in public and selected private hospitals. Good news! For sponsored, household workers and indigent members and dependents, if they are confined in a public hospitals and other facilities such as dialysis centers, lying in clinic, or ambulatory surgical clinics, there will be no fees to pay. Under the NO BALANCE BILLING, Philhealth will shoulder all expenses for the doctor and hospitalization in any Philhealth accredited hospitals. Reminder: If confined in a private hospital, the member should pay the cost that exceeds in the aforementioned case rates. There will also be an additional cost if they will choose rooms/wards and/or doctor in government hospitals. Below are the list of the outpatient benefits available at any Philhealth-accredited hospitals/clinics. Z BENEFITS Benefits provided for sickness that needs long term hospitalization. Below are the benefits included in Z Benefits. HOW TO AVAIL THE PHILHEALTH BENEFITS? To use Philhealth benefits: Look for My Philhealth Portal in the hospital and show any valid government ID. Submit the properly filled-up Philhealth Claim Form 1 together with the supporting documents that may be required in the hospital, when needed. OFWs or their qualified dependents confined overseas can also avail of the Philhealth benefits through direct filing. You just need to submit the following in any Philhealth office near you within 180 days after being discharged to avail of the benefits: Copy of Medical Certificate stating the final diagnosis, confinement period and services rendered. Properly filled-up Philhealth Claim Form 1 Copy of the official receipt or detailed statement of Account Updated Members Data Record or any alternative documents to prove identity/photocopy of latest proof of payment. Below is an example of Philhealth Claim Form 1 For any questions, you can visit any Philhealth office near you. RECOMMENDED: DOLE Sec. Bello in Kuwait OFW EXECUTED IN KUWAIT PRESIDENT DUTERTE VISITS ADMIRAL TRIBUTS DTI ACCREDITED CARGO FORWARDERS FOR 2017 NO MORE PHYSICAL INSPECTION FOR BALIKBAYAN BOXES BOC DELISTED CARGO FORWARDERS AND BROKERS BALIKBAYAN BOXES SHOULD BE PROTECTED DOLE ENCOURAGES OFW TEACHERS TO TEACH IN THE PHILIPPINES ©2017 THOUGHTSKOTO


Philhealth
The Philippine Health Insurance Corporation or Philhealth is a Government Owned and Controlled Corporation (GOCC) founded on February 5, 1995.
The main goal is to ensure  the health of every Filipino thru social health insurance. Based on the Filipino concept "bayanihan" in which every one in the community help those in need. The Philhealth goal is to make a mechanism where every Filipinos help each other.
  • Rich helping the poor.
  • Young ones help the elderly.
  • Healthy ones help the sick.

Everyone will get old and be sick, its purpose is for everyone to contribute for the National health insurance Program to ensure the health of every Filipino.
As a Philhealth member , you need to know all these things to maximize its use and enjoy the benefits your Philhealth has to offer to you and your beneficiaries. (Photos and images from Philhealth.) Philhealth The Philippine Health Insurance Corporation or Philhealth is a Government Owned and Controlled Corporation (GOCC) founded on February 5, 1995. The main goal is to ensure the health of every Filipino thru social health insurance. Base on the Filipino concept "bayanihan" in which every one in the community help those in need. The Philhealth goal is to make a mechanism where every Filipinos help each other. Rich helping the poor. Young ones help the elderly. Healthy ones help the sick. Everyone will get old and be sick, its purpose is for everyone to contribute for the National health insurance Program to ensure the health of every Filipino. Philhealth Members Philhealth is for ALL. Regardless of social status: poor, rich, young , old, sick, healthy, working or jobless, every Filipino must be a member. Here are the membership categories of Philhealth: 1. Formal Economy Members: employees, business owners, household workers and family drivers. 2.Informal Economy Members (or voluntary/individually paying): includes Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs), self earning individuals, naturalized Filipinos and foreigners living in the Philippines. 3. Sponsored Members: members who's contributions are paid by a sponsor like the local government, government agency or private individual or agency. It includes low earning individuals that are not considered as indigents like barangay health workers, nutrition scholars, etc. Orphans,abandoned kids, out-of-school-youth, street children, Person with Dissabilities (PWDs), abused and pregnant women under the custody of the DSWD is also registered here. 4. Indigent Members: poor families selected by the DSWD using the National Household Targeting System for Poverty Reduction (NHTS-PR or " Listahanan). It determines the families to be included in government programs to eliminate poverty. 5. Lifetime Members: members with ages 60 and above and retired employees that contributed not less than 120 months Philhealth contributions. Senior Citizens- Under the Expanded Senior Citizen Act (RA 10645), all Filipinos with ages 60 and above is already covered by Philhealth. Registration: Registration is easy under any membership categories. Go to any Philhealth office near you and submit the correctly filled-up Philhealth Member Registration Form (PMRF). No need to submit any supporting documents unless it is needed for verification. Reminder: To avoid any penalty under the law, make sure that all the information provided in your PMRF are absolutely true. Member's Data Record and Philhealth ID When you are already registered to Philhealth, the new member will receive: 1. Philhealth Identification Number (PIN). The PIN is the permanent number of every members. 2. Philhealth ID that indicates the following: Philhealth Identification Number (PIN) Member's name. Members signature. Membership validity date for sponsored/indigent members. 3. Member Data Record (MDR) MDR indicates the member's name, address, legal dependents and the date of their insurance with Philhealth (for sponsored/indigents/OFW members). Keep your Philhealth ID and MDR safely. You will need it to use your benefits and for other transactions with Philhealth. In the meantime, only the MDR is being issued for indigent, sponsored members and Senior Citizens. This document will be enough for them to enjoy their benefits. For Indigent/Sponsored members: You can get in touch with the Local Government Unit to determine the members belonging to the Indigent/Sponsored Program in the area. Philhealth ensures that every LGUs has the complete list of the members included in the program. Qualified Dependents The whole Family is covered by Philhealth. Philhealth protects the whole Family. The member and family members can use Philhealth benefits.. The qualified dependents are as follows: Legal spouse that is not a member of Philhealth. Children 20 years old and below, single and jobless (including step children, adopted, illegitimate and legitimated/recognized children. Parents 60 years old and above and not a Philhealth member. Foster Child who went through DSWD Process according to Foster Care Act of 2012 or RA10165 Children or parents with with permanent disabilities. Below are the list of contributions scheduled by Philhealth for specific members. You can pay your Philhealth contributions at any Philhealth office or any accredited collecting agents nationwide. What are the benefits? Every member must know the benefits they can get by being a Philhealth member. Members and qualified dependents has benefits for medical expenses for every sickness or operation. Members and legal dependents can get equal benefits. Every year, there is allocated 45 days hospitalization allowance for the member and 45 days to be divided to all qualified dependents. Hospitalization days in excess of 45 days will not be covered by Philhealth. This benefit can be used by the member and qualified dependents provided that: The member has updated contributions (except Lifetime and Senior Citizen Members) or valid Philhealth coverage( for Sponsored, Indigent, and OFWs). Go to a Philhealth-accredited hospitals or clinics. The allocated 45 in a year is not yet consumed for the member and qualified dependents except for the other Philhealth benefits such as hemodialysis. All Case Rates The benefits will be paid by Philhealth in terms of Case Rates whereas every illness or operation has price allotment to be divided to the hospital and the doctor. This way , the member can already determine how much will be covered by Philhealth before hospitalization. Below are the equivalent value of benefits for some selected sickness and operations under the All Case Rates (ACR) continually widened by Philhealth: In Philhealth's NO BALANCE BILLING, there will be no additional payments for hospitalization in public and selected private hospitals. Good news! For sponsored, household workers and indigent members and dependents, if they are confined in a public hospitals and other facilities such as dialysis centers, lying in clinic, or ambulatory surgical clinics, there will be no fees to pay. Under the NO BALANCE BILLING, Philhealth will shoulder all expenses for the doctor and hospitalization in any Philhealth accredited hospitals. Reminder: If confined in a private hospital, the member should pay the cost that exceeds in the aforementioned case rates. There will also be an additional cost if they will choose rooms/wards and/or doctor in government hospitals. Below are the list of the outpatient benefits available at any Philhealth-accredited hospitals/clinics. Z BENEFITS Benefits provided for sickness that needs long term hospitalization. Below are the benefits included in Z Benefits. HOW TO AVAIL THE PHILHEALTH BENEFITS? To use Philhealth benefits: Look for My Philhealth Portal in the hospital and show any valid government ID. Submit the properly filled-up Philhealth Claim Form 1 together with the supporting documents that may be required in the hospital, when needed. OFWs or their qualified dependents confined overseas can also avail of the Philhealth benefits through direct filing. You just need to submit the following in any Philhealth office near you within 180 days after being discharged to avail of the benefits: Copy of Medical Certificate stating the final diagnosis, confinement period and services rendered. Properly filled-up Philhealth Claim Form 1 Copy of the official receipt or detailed statement of Account Updated Members Data Record or any alternative documents to prove identity/photocopy of latest proof of payment. Below is an example of Philhealth Claim Form 1 For any questions, you can visit any Philhealth office near you. RECOMMENDED: DOLE Sec. 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As a Philhealth member , you need to know all these things to maximize its use and enjoy the benefits your Philhealth has to offer to you and your beneficiaries. (Photos and images from Philhealth.) Philhealth The Philippine Health Insurance Corporation or Philhealth is a Government Owned and Controlled Corporation (GOCC) founded on February 5, 1995. The main goal is to ensure the health of every Filipino thru social health insurance. Base on the Filipino concept "bayanihan" in which every one in the community help those in need. The Philhealth goal is to make a mechanism where every Filipinos help each other. Rich helping the poor. Young ones help the elderly. Healthy ones help the sick. Everyone will get old and be sick, its purpose is for everyone to contribute for the National health insurance Program to ensure the health of every Filipino. Philhealth Members Philhealth is for ALL. Regardless of social status: poor, rich, young , old, sick, healthy, working or jobless, every Filipino must be a member. Here are the membership categories of Philhealth: 1. Formal Economy Members: employees, business owners, household workers and family drivers. 2.Informal Economy Members (or voluntary/individually paying): includes Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs), self earning individuals, naturalized Filipinos and foreigners living in the Philippines. 3. Sponsored Members: members who's contributions are paid by a sponsor like the local government, government agency or private individual or agency. It includes low earning individuals that are not considered as indigents like barangay health workers, nutrition scholars, etc. Orphans,abandoned kids, out-of-school-youth, street children, Person with Dissabilities (PWDs), abused and pregnant women under the custody of the DSWD is also registered here. 4. Indigent Members: poor families selected by the DSWD using the National Household Targeting System for Poverty Reduction (NHTS-PR or " Listahanan). It determines the families to be included in government programs to eliminate poverty. 5. Lifetime Members: members with ages 60 and above and retired employees that contributed not less than 120 months Philhealth contributions. Senior Citizens- Under the Expanded Senior Citizen Act (RA 10645), all Filipinos with ages 60 and above is already covered by Philhealth. Registration: Registration is easy under any membership categories. Go to any Philhealth office near you and submit the correctly filled-up Philhealth Member Registration Form (PMRF). No need to submit any supporting documents unless it is needed for verification. Reminder: To avoid any penalty under the law, make sure that all the information provided in your PMRF are absolutely true. Member's Data Record and Philhealth ID When you are already registered to Philhealth, the new member will receive: 1. Philhealth Identification Number (PIN). The PIN is the permanent number of every members. 2. Philhealth ID that indicates the following: Philhealth Identification Number (PIN) Member's name. Members signature. Membership validity date for sponsored/indigent members. 3. Member Data Record (MDR) MDR indicates the member's name, address, legal dependents and the date of their insurance with Philhealth (for sponsored/indigents/OFW members). Keep your Philhealth ID and MDR safely. You will need it to use your benefits and for other transactions with Philhealth. In the meantime, only the MDR is being issued for indigent, sponsored members and Senior Citizens. This document will be enough for them to enjoy their benefits. For Indigent/Sponsored members: You can get in touch with the Local Government Unit to determine the members belonging to the Indigent/Sponsored Program in the area. Philhealth ensures that every LGUs has the complete list of the members included in the program. Qualified Dependents The whole Family is covered by Philhealth. Philhealth protects the whole Family. The member and family members can use Philhealth benefits.. The qualified dependents are as follows: Legal spouse that is not a member of Philhealth. Children 20 years old and below, single and jobless (including step children, adopted, illegitimate and legitimated/recognized children. Parents 60 years old and above and not a Philhealth member. Foster Child who went through DSWD Process according to Foster Care Act of 2012 or RA10165 Children or parents with with permanent disabilities. Below are the list of contributions scheduled by Philhealth for specific members. You can pay your Philhealth contributions at any Philhealth office or any accredited collecting agents nationwide. What are the benefits? Every member must know the benefits they can get by being a Philhealth member. Members and qualified dependents has benefits for medical expenses for every sickness or operation. Members and legal dependents can get equal benefits. Every year, there is allocated 45 days hospitalization allowance for the member and 45 days to be divided to all qualified dependents. Hospitalization days in excess of 45 days will not be covered by Philhealth. This benefit can be used by the member and qualified dependents provided that: The member has updated contributions (except Lifetime and Senior Citizen Members) or valid Philhealth coverage( for Sponsored, Indigent, and OFWs). Go to a Philhealth-accredited hospitals or clinics. The allocated 45 in a year is not yet consumed for the member and qualified dependents except for the other Philhealth benefits such as hemodialysis. All Case Rates The benefits will be paid by Philhealth in terms of Case Rates whereas every illness or operation has price allotment to be divided to the hospital and the doctor. This way , the member can already determine how much will be covered by Philhealth before hospitalization. Below are the equivalent value of benefits for some selected sickness and operations under the All Case Rates (ACR) continually widened by Philhealth: In Philhealth's NO BALANCE BILLING, there will be no additional payments for hospitalization in public and selected private hospitals. Good news! For sponsored, household workers and indigent members and dependents, if they are confined in a public hospitals and other facilities such as dialysis centers, lying in clinic, or ambulatory surgical clinics, there will be no fees to pay. Under the NO BALANCE BILLING, Philhealth will shoulder all expenses for the doctor and hospitalization in any Philhealth accredited hospitals. Reminder: If confined in a private hospital, the member should pay the cost that exceeds in the aforementioned case rates. There will also be an additional cost if they will choose rooms/wards and/or doctor in government hospitals. Below are the list of the outpatient benefits available at any Philhealth-accredited hospitals/clinics. Z BENEFITS Benefits provided for sickness that needs long term hospitalization. Below are the benefits included in Z Benefits. HOW TO AVAIL THE PHILHEALTH BENEFITS? To use Philhealth benefits: Look for My Philhealth Portal in the hospital and show any valid government ID. Submit the properly filled-up Philhealth Claim Form 1 together with the supporting documents that may be required in the hospital, when needed. OFWs or their qualified dependents confined overseas can also avail of the Philhealth benefits through direct filing. You just need to submit the following in any Philhealth office near you within 180 days after being discharged to avail of the benefits: Copy of Medical Certificate stating the final diagnosis, confinement period and services rendered. Properly filled-up Philhealth Claim Form 1 Copy of the official receipt or detailed statement of Account Updated Members Data Record or any alternative documents to prove identity/photocopy of latest proof of payment. Below is an example of Philhealth Claim Form 1 For any questions, you can visit any Philhealth office near you. RECOMMENDED: DOLE Sec. 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Philhealth Members

Philhealth is for ALL. Regardless of social status: poor, rich, young , old, sick, healthy, working or jobless, every Filipino must be a member.

Here are the membership categories of Philhealth:

1. Formal Economy Members: employees, business owners, household workers and family drivers.

2.Informal Economy Members (or voluntary/individually paying): includes Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs), self earning individuals, naturalized Filipinos and foreigners living in the Philippines.

3. Sponsored Members: members who's contributions are paid by a sponsor like the local government, government agency or private individual or agency. It includes low earning individuals that are not considered as indigents like barangay health workers, nutrition scholars, etc. Orphans,abandoned kids, out-of-school-youth, street children, Person with Disabilities (PWDs), abused and pregnant women under the custody of the DSWD is also registered here.

4. Indigent Members: poor families selected by the DSWD using the National Household Targeting System for Poverty Reduction (NHTS-PR or " Listahanan).
It determines the families to be included in government programs to eliminate poverty.

5. Lifetime Members: members  with ages 60 and above and retired employees that contributed not less than 120 months Philhealth contributions.
Senior Citizens- Under the Expanded Senior Citizen Act (RA 10645), all Filipinos with ages 60 and above is already covered by Philhealth.

As a Philhealth member , you need to know all these things to maximize its use and enjoy the benefits your Philhealth has to offer to you and your beneficiaries. (Photos and images from Philhealth.) Philhealth The Philippine Health Insurance Corporation or Philhealth is a Government Owned and Controlled Corporation (GOCC) founded on February 5, 1995. The main goal is to ensure the health of every Filipino thru social health insurance. Base on the Filipino concept "bayanihan" in which every one in the community help those in need. The Philhealth goal is to make a mechanism where every Filipinos help each other. Rich helping the poor. Young ones help the elderly. Healthy ones help the sick. Everyone will get old and be sick, its purpose is for everyone to contribute for the National health insurance Program to ensure the health of every Filipino. Philhealth Members Philhealth is for ALL. Regardless of social status: poor, rich, young , old, sick, healthy, working or jobless, every Filipino must be a member. Here are the membership categories of Philhealth: 1. Formal Economy Members: employees, business owners, household workers and family drivers. 2.Informal Economy Members (or voluntary/individually paying): includes Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs), self earning individuals, naturalized Filipinos and foreigners living in the Philippines. 3. Sponsored Members: members who's contributions are paid by a sponsor like the local government, government agency or private individual or agency. It includes low earning individuals that are not considered as indigents like barangay health workers, nutrition scholars, etc. Orphans,abandoned kids, out-of-school-youth, street children, Person with Dissabilities (PWDs), abused and pregnant women under the custody of the DSWD is also registered here. 4. Indigent Members: poor families selected by the DSWD using the National Household Targeting System for Poverty Reduction (NHTS-PR or " Listahanan). It determines the families to be included in government programs to eliminate poverty. 5. Lifetime Members: members with ages 60 and above and retired employees that contributed not less than 120 months Philhealth contributions. Senior Citizens- Under the Expanded Senior Citizen Act (RA 10645), all Filipinos with ages 60 and above is already covered by Philhealth. Registration: Registration is easy under any membership categories. Go to any Philhealth office near you and submit the correctly filled-up Philhealth Member Registration Form (PMRF). No need to submit any supporting documents unless it is needed for verification. Reminder: To avoid any penalty under the law, make sure that all the information provided in your PMRF are absolutely true. Member's Data Record and Philhealth ID When you are already registered to Philhealth, the new member will receive: 1. Philhealth Identification Number (PIN). The PIN is the permanent number of every members. 2. Philhealth ID that indicates the following: Philhealth Identification Number (PIN) Member's name. Members signature. Membership validity date for sponsored/indigent members. 3. Member Data Record (MDR) MDR indicates the member's name, address, legal dependents and the date of their insurance with Philhealth (for sponsored/indigents/OFW members). Keep your Philhealth ID and MDR safely. You will need it to use your benefits and for other transactions with Philhealth. In the meantime, only the MDR is being issued for indigent, sponsored members and Senior Citizens. This document will be enough for them to enjoy their benefits. For Indigent/Sponsored members: You can get in touch with the Local Government Unit to determine the members belonging to the Indigent/Sponsored Program in the area. Philhealth ensures that every LGUs has the complete list of the members included in the program. Qualified Dependents The whole Family is covered by Philhealth. Philhealth protects the whole Family. The member and family members can use Philhealth benefits.. The qualified dependents are as follows: Legal spouse that is not a member of Philhealth. Children 20 years old and below, single and jobless (including step children, adopted, illegitimate and legitimated/recognized children. Parents 60 years old and above and not a Philhealth member. Foster Child who went through DSWD Process according to Foster Care Act of 2012 or RA10165 Children or parents with with permanent disabilities. Below are the list of contributions scheduled by Philhealth for specific members. You can pay your Philhealth contributions at any Philhealth office or any accredited collecting agents nationwide. What are the benefits? Every member must know the benefits they can get by being a Philhealth member. Members and qualified dependents has benefits for medical expenses for every sickness or operation. Members and legal dependents can get equal benefits. Every year, there is allocated 45 days hospitalization allowance for the member and 45 days to be divided to all qualified dependents. Hospitalization days in excess of 45 days will not be covered by Philhealth. This benefit can be used by the member and qualified dependents provided that: The member has updated contributions (except Lifetime and Senior Citizen Members) or valid Philhealth coverage( for Sponsored, Indigent, and OFWs). Go to a Philhealth-accredited hospitals or clinics. The allocated 45 in a year is not yet consumed for the member and qualified dependents except for the other Philhealth benefits such as hemodialysis. All Case Rates The benefits will be paid by Philhealth in terms of Case Rates whereas every illness or operation has price allotment to be divided to the hospital and the doctor. This way , the member can already determine how much will be covered by Philhealth before hospitalization. Below are the equivalent value of benefits for some selected sickness and operations under the All Case Rates (ACR) continually widened by Philhealth: In Philhealth's NO BALANCE BILLING, there will be no additional payments for hospitalization in public and selected private hospitals. Good news! For sponsored, household workers and indigent members and dependents, if they are confined in a public hospitals and other facilities such as dialysis centers, lying in clinic, or ambulatory surgical clinics, there will be no fees to pay. Under the NO BALANCE BILLING, Philhealth will shoulder all expenses for the doctor and hospitalization in any Philhealth accredited hospitals. Reminder: If confined in a private hospital, the member should pay the cost that exceeds in the aforementioned case rates. There will also be an additional cost if they will choose rooms/wards and/or doctor in government hospitals. Below are the list of the outpatient benefits available at any Philhealth-accredited hospitals/clinics. Z BENEFITS Benefits provided for sickness that needs long term hospitalization. Below are the benefits included in Z Benefits. HOW TO AVAIL THE PHILHEALTH BENEFITS? To use Philhealth benefits: Look for My Philhealth Portal in the hospital and show any valid government ID. Submit the properly filled-up Philhealth Claim Form 1 together with the supporting documents that may be required in the hospital, when needed. OFWs or their qualified dependents confined overseas can also avail of the Philhealth benefits through direct filing. You just need to submit the following in any Philhealth office near you within 180 days after being discharged to avail of the benefits: Copy of Medical Certificate stating the final diagnosis, confinement period and services rendered. Properly filled-up Philhealth Claim Form 1 Copy of the official receipt or detailed statement of Account Updated Members Data Record or any alternative documents to prove identity/photocopy of latest proof of payment. Below is an example of Philhealth Claim Form 1 For any questions, you can visit any Philhealth office near you. RECOMMENDED: DOLE Sec. 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Registration:
Registration is easy under any membership categories.
Go to any Philhealth office near you and submit the correctly filled-up Philhealth Member Registration Form (PMRF). No need to submit any supporting documents unless it is needed for  verification.

Reminder: To avoid any penalty under the law, make sure that all the information provided in your PMRF are absolutely true.



As a Philhealth member , you need to know all these things to maximize its use and enjoy the benefits your Philhealth has to offer to you and your beneficiaries. (Photos and images from Philhealth.) Philhealth The Philippine Health Insurance Corporation or Philhealth is a Government Owned and Controlled Corporation (GOCC) founded on February 5, 1995. The main goal is to ensure the health of every Filipino thru social health insurance. Base on the Filipino concept "bayanihan" in which every one in the community help those in need. The Philhealth goal is to make a mechanism where every Filipinos help each other. Rich helping the poor. Young ones help the elderly. Healthy ones help the sick. Everyone will get old and be sick, its purpose is for everyone to contribute for the National health insurance Program to ensure the health of every Filipino. Philhealth Members Philhealth is for ALL. Regardless of social status: poor, rich, young , old, sick, healthy, working or jobless, every Filipino must be a member. Here are the membership categories of Philhealth: 1. Formal Economy Members: employees, business owners, household workers and family drivers. 2.Informal Economy Members (or voluntary/individually paying): includes Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs), self earning individuals, naturalized Filipinos and foreigners living in the Philippines. 3. Sponsored Members: members who's contributions are paid by a sponsor like the local government, government agency or private individual or agency. It includes low earning individuals that are not considered as indigents like barangay health workers, nutrition scholars, etc. Orphans,abandoned kids, out-of-school-youth, street children, Person with Dissabilities (PWDs), abused and pregnant women under the custody of the DSWD is also registered here. 4. Indigent Members: poor families selected by the DSWD using the National Household Targeting System for Poverty Reduction (NHTS-PR or " Listahanan). It determines the families to be included in government programs to eliminate poverty. 5. Lifetime Members: members with ages 60 and above and retired employees that contributed not less than 120 months Philhealth contributions. Senior Citizens- Under the Expanded Senior Citizen Act (RA 10645), all Filipinos with ages 60 and above is already covered by Philhealth. Registration: Registration is easy under any membership categories. Go to any Philhealth office near you and submit the correctly filled-up Philhealth Member Registration Form (PMRF). No need to submit any supporting documents unless it is needed for verification. Reminder: To avoid any penalty under the law, make sure that all the information provided in your PMRF are absolutely true. Member's Data Record and Philhealth ID When you are already registered to Philhealth, the new member will receive: 1. Philhealth Identification Number (PIN). The PIN is the permanent number of every members. 2. Philhealth ID that indicates the following: Philhealth Identification Number (PIN) Member's name. Members signature. Membership validity date for sponsored/indigent members. 3. Member Data Record (MDR) MDR indicates the member's name, address, legal dependents and the date of their insurance with Philhealth (for sponsored/indigents/OFW members). Keep your Philhealth ID and MDR safely. You will need it to use your benefits and for other transactions with Philhealth. In the meantime, only the MDR is being issued for indigent, sponsored members and Senior Citizens. This document will be enough for them to enjoy their benefits. For Indigent/Sponsored members: You can get in touch with the Local Government Unit to determine the members belonging to the Indigent/Sponsored Program in the area. Philhealth ensures that every LGUs has the complete list of the members included in the program. Qualified Dependents The whole Family is covered by Philhealth. Philhealth protects the whole Family. The member and family members can use Philhealth benefits.. The qualified dependents are as follows: Legal spouse that is not a member of Philhealth. Children 20 years old and below, single and jobless (including step children, adopted, illegitimate and legitimated/recognized children. Parents 60 years old and above and not a Philhealth member. Foster Child who went through DSWD Process according to Foster Care Act of 2012 or RA10165 Children or parents with with permanent disabilities. Below are the list of contributions scheduled by Philhealth for specific members. You can pay your Philhealth contributions at any Philhealth office or any accredited collecting agents nationwide. What are the benefits? Every member must know the benefits they can get by being a Philhealth member. Members and qualified dependents has benefits for medical expenses for every sickness or operation. Members and legal dependents can get equal benefits. Every year, there is allocated 45 days hospitalization allowance for the member and 45 days to be divided to all qualified dependents. Hospitalization days in excess of 45 days will not be covered by Philhealth. This benefit can be used by the member and qualified dependents provided that: The member has updated contributions (except Lifetime and Senior Citizen Members) or valid Philhealth coverage( for Sponsored, Indigent, and OFWs). Go to a Philhealth-accredited hospitals or clinics. The allocated 45 in a year is not yet consumed for the member and qualified dependents except for the other Philhealth benefits such as hemodialysis. All Case Rates The benefits will be paid by Philhealth in terms of Case Rates whereas every illness or operation has price allotment to be divided to the hospital and the doctor. This way , the member can already determine how much will be covered by Philhealth before hospitalization. Below are the equivalent value of benefits for some selected sickness and operations under the All Case Rates (ACR) continually widened by Philhealth: In Philhealth's NO BALANCE BILLING, there will be no additional payments for hospitalization in public and selected private hospitals. Good news! For sponsored, household workers and indigent members and dependents, if they are confined in a public hospitals and other facilities such as dialysis centers, lying in clinic, or ambulatory surgical clinics, there will be no fees to pay. Under the NO BALANCE BILLING, Philhealth will shoulder all expenses for the doctor and hospitalization in any Philhealth accredited hospitals. Reminder: If confined in a private hospital, the member should pay the cost that exceeds in the aforementioned case rates. There will also be an additional cost if they will choose rooms/wards and/or doctor in government hospitals. Below are the list of the outpatient benefits available at any Philhealth-accredited hospitals/clinics. Z BENEFITS Benefits provided for sickness that needs long term hospitalization. Below are the benefits included in Z Benefits. HOW TO AVAIL THE PHILHEALTH BENEFITS? To use Philhealth benefits: Look for My Philhealth Portal in the hospital and show any valid government ID. Submit the properly filled-up Philhealth Claim Form 1 together with the supporting documents that may be required in the hospital, when needed. OFWs or their qualified dependents confined overseas can also avail of the Philhealth benefits through direct filing. You just need to submit the following in any Philhealth office near you within 180 days after being discharged to avail of the benefits: Copy of Medical Certificate stating the final diagnosis, confinement period and services rendered. Properly filled-up Philhealth Claim Form 1 Copy of the official receipt or detailed statement of Account Updated Members Data Record or any alternative documents to prove identity/photocopy of latest proof of payment. Below is an example of Philhealth Claim Form 1 For any questions, you can visit any Philhealth office near you. RECOMMENDED: DOLE Sec. 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Member's Data Record and Philhealth ID

When you are already registered to Philhealth, the new member will receive:

1. Philhealth Identification Number (PIN). The PIN is the permanent number of every members.
2. Philhealth ID that indicates the following:

  • Philhealth Identification Number (PIN)
  • Member's name.
  • Members signature.
  • Membership validity date for sponsored/indigent members.
3. Member Data Record (MDR)
MDR indicates the member's name, address, legal dependents and the date of their insurance with Philhealth (for sponsored/indigents/OFW members).

Keep your Philhealth ID and MDR safely. You will need it to use your benefits and for other transactions with Philhealth.

In the meantime, only the MDR is being issued for indigent, sponsored members and Senior Citizens. This document will be enough for them to enjoy their benefits. 

For Indigent/Sponsored members:
You can get in touch with the Local Government Unit to determine the members belonging to the  Indigent/Sponsored Program in the area. Philhealth ensures that every LGUs has the complete list of the members included in the program.

As a Philhealth member , you need to know all these things to maximize its use and enjoy the benefits your Philhealth has to offer to you and your beneficiaries. (Photos and images from Philhealth.) Philhealth The Philippine Health Insurance Corporation or Philhealth is a Government Owned and Controlled Corporation (GOCC) founded on February 5, 1995. The main goal is to ensure the health of every Filipino thru social health insurance. Base on the Filipino concept "bayanihan" in which every one in the community help those in need. The Philhealth goal is to make a mechanism where every Filipinos help each other. Rich helping the poor. Young ones help the elderly. Healthy ones help the sick. Everyone will get old and be sick, its purpose is for everyone to contribute for the National health insurance Program to ensure the health of every Filipino. Philhealth Members Philhealth is for ALL. Regardless of social status: poor, rich, young , old, sick, healthy, working or jobless, every Filipino must be a member. Here are the membership categories of Philhealth: 1. Formal Economy Members: employees, business owners, household workers and family drivers. 2.Informal Economy Members (or voluntary/individually paying): includes Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs), self earning individuals, naturalized Filipinos and foreigners living in the Philippines. 3. Sponsored Members: members who's contributions are paid by a sponsor like the local government, government agency or private individual or agency. It includes low earning individuals that are not considered as indigents like barangay health workers, nutrition scholars, etc. Orphans,abandoned kids, out-of-school-youth, street children, Person with Dissabilities (PWDs), abused and pregnant women under the custody of the DSWD is also registered here. 4. Indigent Members: poor families selected by the DSWD using the National Household Targeting System for Poverty Reduction (NHTS-PR or " Listahanan). It determines the families to be included in government programs to eliminate poverty. 5. Lifetime Members: members with ages 60 and above and retired employees that contributed not less than 120 months Philhealth contributions. Senior Citizens- Under the Expanded Senior Citizen Act (RA 10645), all Filipinos with ages 60 and above is already covered by Philhealth. Registration: Registration is easy under any membership categories. Go to any Philhealth office near you and submit the correctly filled-up Philhealth Member Registration Form (PMRF). No need to submit any supporting documents unless it is needed for verification. Reminder: To avoid any penalty under the law, make sure that all the information provided in your PMRF are absolutely true. Member's Data Record and Philhealth ID When you are already registered to Philhealth, the new member will receive: 1. Philhealth Identification Number (PIN). The PIN is the permanent number of every members. 2. Philhealth ID that indicates the following: Philhealth Identification Number (PIN) Member's name. Members signature. Membership validity date for sponsored/indigent members. 3. Member Data Record (MDR) MDR indicates the member's name, address, legal dependents and the date of their insurance with Philhealth (for sponsored/indigents/OFW members). Keep your Philhealth ID and MDR safely. You will need it to use your benefits and for other transactions with Philhealth. In the meantime, only the MDR is being issued for indigent, sponsored members and Senior Citizens. This document will be enough for them to enjoy their benefits. For Indigent/Sponsored members: You can get in touch with the Local Government Unit to determine the members belonging to the Indigent/Sponsored Program in the area. Philhealth ensures that every LGUs has the complete list of the members included in the program. Qualified Dependents The whole Family is covered by Philhealth. Philhealth protects the whole Family. The member and family members can use Philhealth benefits.. The qualified dependents are as follows: Legal spouse that is not a member of Philhealth. Children 20 years old and below, single and jobless (including step children, adopted, illegitimate and legitimated/recognized children. Parents 60 years old and above and not a Philhealth member. Foster Child who went through DSWD Process according to Foster Care Act of 2012 or RA10165 Children or parents with with permanent disabilities. Below are the list of contributions scheduled by Philhealth for specific members. You can pay your Philhealth contributions at any Philhealth office or any accredited collecting agents nationwide. What are the benefits? Every member must know the benefits they can get by being a Philhealth member. Members and qualified dependents has benefits for medical expenses for every sickness or operation. Members and legal dependents can get equal benefits. Every year, there is allocated 45 days hospitalization allowance for the member and 45 days to be divided to all qualified dependents. Hospitalization days in excess of 45 days will not be covered by Philhealth. This benefit can be used by the member and qualified dependents provided that: The member has updated contributions (except Lifetime and Senior Citizen Members) or valid Philhealth coverage( for Sponsored, Indigent, and OFWs). Go to a Philhealth-accredited hospitals or clinics. The allocated 45 in a year is not yet consumed for the member and qualified dependents except for the other Philhealth benefits such as hemodialysis. All Case Rates The benefits will be paid by Philhealth in terms of Case Rates whereas every illness or operation has price allotment to be divided to the hospital and the doctor. This way , the member can already determine how much will be covered by Philhealth before hospitalization. Below are the equivalent value of benefits for some selected sickness and operations under the All Case Rates (ACR) continually widened by Philhealth: In Philhealth's NO BALANCE BILLING, there will be no additional payments for hospitalization in public and selected private hospitals. Good news! For sponsored, household workers and indigent members and dependents, if they are confined in a public hospitals and other facilities such as dialysis centers, lying in clinic, or ambulatory surgical clinics, there will be no fees to pay. Under the NO BALANCE BILLING, Philhealth will shoulder all expenses for the doctor and hospitalization in any Philhealth accredited hospitals. Reminder: If confined in a private hospital, the member should pay the cost that exceeds in the aforementioned case rates. There will also be an additional cost if they will choose rooms/wards and/or doctor in government hospitals. Below are the list of the outpatient benefits available at any Philhealth-accredited hospitals/clinics. Z BENEFITS Benefits provided for sickness that needs long term hospitalization. Below are the benefits included in Z Benefits. HOW TO AVAIL THE PHILHEALTH BENEFITS? To use Philhealth benefits: Look for My Philhealth Portal in the hospital and show any valid government ID. Submit the properly filled-up Philhealth Claim Form 1 together with the supporting documents that may be required in the hospital, when needed. OFWs or their qualified dependents confined overseas can also avail of the Philhealth benefits through direct filing. You just need to submit the following in any Philhealth office near you within 180 days after being discharged to avail of the benefits: Copy of Medical Certificate stating the final diagnosis, confinement period and services rendered. Properly filled-up Philhealth Claim Form 1 Copy of the official receipt or detailed statement of Account Updated Members Data Record or any alternative documents to prove identity/photocopy of latest proof of payment. Below is an example of Philhealth Claim Form 1 For any questions, you can visit any Philhealth office near you. RECOMMENDED: DOLE Sec. 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Qualified Dependents


The whole Family is covered by Philhealth.


Philhealth protects the whole Family. The member and family members can use Philhealth benefits..

The qualified dependents are as follows:

  • Legal spouse that is not a member of Philhealth.
  • Children 20 years old and below, single and jobless (including step children, adopted, illegitimate and legitimated/recognized children.
  • Parents 60 years old and above  and not a Philhealth member.
  • Foster Child who went through DSWD Process according to Foster Care Act of 2012 or RA10165
  • Children or parents with with permanent disabilities.
For steps on how to update  Philhealth MDR 
click here.

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Below are the list of contributions scheduled by Philhealth for specific members.
As a Philhealth member , you need to know all these things to maximize its use and enjoy the benefits your Philhealth has to offer to you and your beneficiaries. (Photos and images from Philhealth.) Philhealth The Philippine Health Insurance Corporation or Philhealth is a Government Owned and Controlled Corporation (GOCC) founded on February 5, 1995. The main goal is to ensure the health of every Filipino thru social health insurance. Base on the Filipino concept "bayanihan" in which every one in the community help those in need. The Philhealth goal is to make a mechanism where every Filipinos help each other. Rich helping the poor. Young ones help the elderly. Healthy ones help the sick. Everyone will get old and be sick, its purpose is for everyone to contribute for the National health insurance Program to ensure the health of every Filipino. Philhealth Members Philhealth is for ALL. Regardless of social status: poor, rich, young , old, sick, healthy, working or jobless, every Filipino must be a member. Here are the membership categories of Philhealth: 1. Formal Economy Members: employees, business owners, household workers and family drivers. 2.Informal Economy Members (or voluntary/individually paying): includes Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs), self earning individuals, naturalized Filipinos and foreigners living in the Philippines. 3. Sponsored Members: members who's contributions are paid by a sponsor like the local government, government agency or private individual or agency. It includes low earning individuals that are not considered as indigents like barangay health workers, nutrition scholars, etc. Orphans,abandoned kids, out-of-school-youth, street children, Person with Dissabilities (PWDs), abused and pregnant women under the custody of the DSWD is also registered here. 4. Indigent Members: poor families selected by the DSWD using the National Household Targeting System for Poverty Reduction (NHTS-PR or " Listahanan). It determines the families to be included in government programs to eliminate poverty. 5. Lifetime Members: members with ages 60 and above and retired employees that contributed not less than 120 months Philhealth contributions. Senior Citizens- Under the Expanded Senior Citizen Act (RA 10645), all Filipinos with ages 60 and above is already covered by Philhealth. Registration: Registration is easy under any membership categories. Go to any Philhealth office near you and submit the correctly filled-up Philhealth Member Registration Form (PMRF). No need to submit any supporting documents unless it is needed for verification. Reminder: To avoid any penalty under the law, make sure that all the information provided in your PMRF are absolutely true. Member's Data Record and Philhealth ID When you are already registered to Philhealth, the new member will receive: 1. Philhealth Identification Number (PIN). The PIN is the permanent number of every members. 2. Philhealth ID that indicates the following: Philhealth Identification Number (PIN) Member's name. Members signature. Membership validity date for sponsored/indigent members. 3. Member Data Record (MDR) MDR indicates the member's name, address, legal dependents and the date of their insurance with Philhealth (for sponsored/indigents/OFW members). Keep your Philhealth ID and MDR safely. You will need it to use your benefits and for other transactions with Philhealth. In the meantime, only the MDR is being issued for indigent, sponsored members and Senior Citizens. This document will be enough for them to enjoy their benefits. For Indigent/Sponsored members: You can get in touch with the Local Government Unit to determine the members belonging to the Indigent/Sponsored Program in the area. Philhealth ensures that every LGUs has the complete list of the members included in the program. Qualified Dependents The whole Family is covered by Philhealth. Philhealth protects the whole Family. The member and family members can use Philhealth benefits.. The qualified dependents are as follows: Legal spouse that is not a member of Philhealth. Children 20 years old and below, single and jobless (including step children, adopted, illegitimate and legitimated/recognized children. Parents 60 years old and above and not a Philhealth member. Foster Child who went through DSWD Process according to Foster Care Act of 2012 or RA10165 Children or parents with with permanent disabilities. Below are the list of contributions scheduled by Philhealth for specific members. You can pay your Philhealth contributions at any Philhealth office or any accredited collecting agents nationwide. What are the benefits? Every member must know the benefits they can get by being a Philhealth member. Members and qualified dependents has benefits for medical expenses for every sickness or operation. Members and legal dependents can get equal benefits. Every year, there is allocated 45 days hospitalization allowance for the member and 45 days to be divided to all qualified dependents. Hospitalization days in excess of 45 days will not be covered by Philhealth. This benefit can be used by the member and qualified dependents provided that: The member has updated contributions (except Lifetime and Senior Citizen Members) or valid Philhealth coverage( for Sponsored, Indigent, and OFWs). Go to a Philhealth-accredited hospitals or clinics. The allocated 45 in a year is not yet consumed for the member and qualified dependents except for the other Philhealth benefits such as hemodialysis. All Case Rates The benefits will be paid by Philhealth in terms of Case Rates whereas every illness or operation has price allotment to be divided to the hospital and the doctor. This way , the member can already determine how much will be covered by Philhealth before hospitalization. Below are the equivalent value of benefits for some selected sickness and operations under the All Case Rates (ACR) continually widened by Philhealth: In Philhealth's NO BALANCE BILLING, there will be no additional payments for hospitalization in public and selected private hospitals. Good news! For sponsored, household workers and indigent members and dependents, if they are confined in a public hospitals and other facilities such as dialysis centers, lying in clinic, or ambulatory surgical clinics, there will be no fees to pay. Under the NO BALANCE BILLING, Philhealth will shoulder all expenses for the doctor and hospitalization in any Philhealth accredited hospitals. Reminder: If confined in a private hospital, the member should pay the cost that exceeds in the aforementioned case rates. There will also be an additional cost if they will choose rooms/wards and/or doctor in government hospitals. Below are the list of the outpatient benefits available at any Philhealth-accredited hospitals/clinics. Z BENEFITS Benefits provided for sickness that needs long term hospitalization. Below are the benefits included in Z Benefits. HOW TO AVAIL THE PHILHEALTH BENEFITS? To use Philhealth benefits: Look for My Philhealth Portal in the hospital and show any valid government ID. Submit the properly filled-up Philhealth Claim Form 1 together with the supporting documents that may be required in the hospital, when needed. OFWs or their qualified dependents confined overseas can also avail of the Philhealth benefits through direct filing. You just need to submit the following in any Philhealth office near you within 180 days after being discharged to avail of the benefits: Copy of Medical Certificate stating the final diagnosis, confinement period and services rendered. Properly filled-up Philhealth Claim Form 1 Copy of the official receipt or detailed statement of Account Updated Members Data Record or any alternative documents to prove identity/photocopy of latest proof of payment. Below is an example of Philhealth Claim Form 1 For any questions, you can visit any Philhealth office near you. RECOMMENDED: DOLE Sec. 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As a Philhealth member , you need to know all these things to maximize its use and enjoy the benefits your Philhealth has to offer to you and your beneficiaries. (Photos and images from Philhealth.) Philhealth The Philippine Health Insurance Corporation or Philhealth is a Government Owned and Controlled Corporation (GOCC) founded on February 5, 1995. The main goal is to ensure the health of every Filipino thru social health insurance. Base on the Filipino concept "bayanihan" in which every one in the community help those in need. The Philhealth goal is to make a mechanism where every Filipinos help each other. Rich helping the poor. Young ones help the elderly. Healthy ones help the sick. Everyone will get old and be sick, its purpose is for everyone to contribute for the National health insurance Program to ensure the health of every Filipino. Philhealth Members Philhealth is for ALL. Regardless of social status: poor, rich, young , old, sick, healthy, working or jobless, every Filipino must be a member. Here are the membership categories of Philhealth: 1. Formal Economy Members: employees, business owners, household workers and family drivers. 2.Informal Economy Members (or voluntary/individually paying): includes Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs), self earning individuals, naturalized Filipinos and foreigners living in the Philippines. 3. Sponsored Members: members who's contributions are paid by a sponsor like the local government, government agency or private individual or agency. It includes low earning individuals that are not considered as indigents like barangay health workers, nutrition scholars, etc. Orphans,abandoned kids, out-of-school-youth, street children, Person with Dissabilities (PWDs), abused and pregnant women under the custody of the DSWD is also registered here. 4. Indigent Members: poor families selected by the DSWD using the National Household Targeting System for Poverty Reduction (NHTS-PR or " Listahanan). It determines the families to be included in government programs to eliminate poverty. 5. Lifetime Members: members with ages 60 and above and retired employees that contributed not less than 120 months Philhealth contributions. Senior Citizens- Under the Expanded Senior Citizen Act (RA 10645), all Filipinos with ages 60 and above is already covered by Philhealth. Registration: Registration is easy under any membership categories. Go to any Philhealth office near you and submit the correctly filled-up Philhealth Member Registration Form (PMRF). No need to submit any supporting documents unless it is needed for verification. Reminder: To avoid any penalty under the law, make sure that all the information provided in your PMRF are absolutely true. Member's Data Record and Philhealth ID When you are already registered to Philhealth, the new member will receive: 1. Philhealth Identification Number (PIN). The PIN is the permanent number of every members. 2. Philhealth ID that indicates the following: Philhealth Identification Number (PIN) Member's name. Members signature. Membership validity date for sponsored/indigent members. 3. Member Data Record (MDR) MDR indicates the member's name, address, legal dependents and the date of their insurance with Philhealth (for sponsored/indigents/OFW members). Keep your Philhealth ID and MDR safely. You will need it to use your benefits and for other transactions with Philhealth. In the meantime, only the MDR is being issued for indigent, sponsored members and Senior Citizens. This document will be enough for them to enjoy their benefits. For Indigent/Sponsored members: You can get in touch with the Local Government Unit to determine the members belonging to the Indigent/Sponsored Program in the area. Philhealth ensures that every LGUs has the complete list of the members included in the program. Qualified Dependents The whole Family is covered by Philhealth. Philhealth protects the whole Family. The member and family members can use Philhealth benefits.. The qualified dependents are as follows: Legal spouse that is not a member of Philhealth. Children 20 years old and below, single and jobless (including step children, adopted, illegitimate and legitimated/recognized children. Parents 60 years old and above and not a Philhealth member. Foster Child who went through DSWD Process according to Foster Care Act of 2012 or RA10165 Children or parents with with permanent disabilities. Below are the list of contributions scheduled by Philhealth for specific members. You can pay your Philhealth contributions at any Philhealth office or any accredited collecting agents nationwide. What are the benefits? Every member must know the benefits they can get by being a Philhealth member. Members and qualified dependents has benefits for medical expenses for every sickness or operation. Members and legal dependents can get equal benefits. Every year, there is allocated 45 days hospitalization allowance for the member and 45 days to be divided to all qualified dependents. Hospitalization days in excess of 45 days will not be covered by Philhealth. This benefit can be used by the member and qualified dependents provided that: The member has updated contributions (except Lifetime and Senior Citizen Members) or valid Philhealth coverage( for Sponsored, Indigent, and OFWs). Go to a Philhealth-accredited hospitals or clinics. The allocated 45 in a year is not yet consumed for the member and qualified dependents except for the other Philhealth benefits such as hemodialysis. All Case Rates The benefits will be paid by Philhealth in terms of Case Rates whereas every illness or operation has price allotment to be divided to the hospital and the doctor. This way , the member can already determine how much will be covered by Philhealth before hospitalization. Below are the equivalent value of benefits for some selected sickness and operations under the All Case Rates (ACR) continually widened by Philhealth: In Philhealth's NO BALANCE BILLING, there will be no additional payments for hospitalization in public and selected private hospitals. Good news! For sponsored, household workers and indigent members and dependents, if they are confined in a public hospitals and other facilities such as dialysis centers, lying in clinic, or ambulatory surgical clinics, there will be no fees to pay. Under the NO BALANCE BILLING, Philhealth will shoulder all expenses for the doctor and hospitalization in any Philhealth accredited hospitals. Reminder: If confined in a private hospital, the member should pay the cost that exceeds in the aforementioned case rates. There will also be an additional cost if they will choose rooms/wards and/or doctor in government hospitals. Below are the list of the outpatient benefits available at any Philhealth-accredited hospitals/clinics. Z BENEFITS Benefits provided for sickness that needs long term hospitalization. Below are the benefits included in Z Benefits. HOW TO AVAIL THE PHILHEALTH BENEFITS? To use Philhealth benefits: Look for My Philhealth Portal in the hospital and show any valid government ID. Submit the properly filled-up Philhealth Claim Form 1 together with the supporting documents that may be required in the hospital, when needed. OFWs or their qualified dependents confined overseas can also avail of the Philhealth benefits through direct filing. You just need to submit the following in any Philhealth office near you within 180 days after being discharged to avail of the benefits: Copy of Medical Certificate stating the final diagnosis, confinement period and services rendered. Properly filled-up Philhealth Claim Form 1 Copy of the official receipt or detailed statement of Account Updated Members Data Record or any alternative documents to prove identity/photocopy of latest proof of payment. Below is an example of Philhealth Claim Form 1 For any questions, you can visit any Philhealth office near you. RECOMMENDED: DOLE Sec. 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You can pay your Philhealth contributions at any Philhealth office  or any accredited collecting agents nationwide.



As a Philhealth member , you need to know all these things to maximize its use and enjoy the benefits your Philhealth has to offer to you and your beneficiaries. (Photos and images from Philhealth.) Philhealth The Philippine Health Insurance Corporation or Philhealth is a Government Owned and Controlled Corporation (GOCC) founded on February 5, 1995. The main goal is to ensure the health of every Filipino thru social health insurance. Base on the Filipino concept "bayanihan" in which every one in the community help those in need. The Philhealth goal is to make a mechanism where every Filipinos help each other. Rich helping the poor. Young ones help the elderly. Healthy ones help the sick. Everyone will get old and be sick, its purpose is for everyone to contribute for the National health insurance Program to ensure the health of every Filipino. Philhealth Members Philhealth is for ALL. Regardless of social status: poor, rich, young , old, sick, healthy, working or jobless, every Filipino must be a member. Here are the membership categories of Philhealth: 1. Formal Economy Members: employees, business owners, household workers and family drivers. 2.Informal Economy Members (or voluntary/individually paying): includes Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs), self earning individuals, naturalized Filipinos and foreigners living in the Philippines. 3. Sponsored Members: members who's contributions are paid by a sponsor like the local government, government agency or private individual or agency. It includes low earning individuals that are not considered as indigents like barangay health workers, nutrition scholars, etc. Orphans,abandoned kids, out-of-school-youth, street children, Person with Dissabilities (PWDs), abused and pregnant women under the custody of the DSWD is also registered here. 4. Indigent Members: poor families selected by the DSWD using the National Household Targeting System for Poverty Reduction (NHTS-PR or " Listahanan). It determines the families to be included in government programs to eliminate poverty. 5. Lifetime Members: members with ages 60 and above and retired employees that contributed not less than 120 months Philhealth contributions. Senior Citizens- Under the Expanded Senior Citizen Act (RA 10645), all Filipinos with ages 60 and above is already covered by Philhealth. Registration: Registration is easy under any membership categories. Go to any Philhealth office near you and submit the correctly filled-up Philhealth Member Registration Form (PMRF). No need to submit any supporting documents unless it is needed for verification. Reminder: To avoid any penalty under the law, make sure that all the information provided in your PMRF are absolutely true. Member's Data Record and Philhealth ID When you are already registered to Philhealth, the new member will receive: 1. Philhealth Identification Number (PIN). The PIN is the permanent number of every members. 2. Philhealth ID that indicates the following: Philhealth Identification Number (PIN) Member's name. Members signature. Membership validity date for sponsored/indigent members. 3. Member Data Record (MDR) MDR indicates the member's name, address, legal dependents and the date of their insurance with Philhealth (for sponsored/indigents/OFW members). Keep your Philhealth ID and MDR safely. You will need it to use your benefits and for other transactions with Philhealth. In the meantime, only the MDR is being issued for indigent, sponsored members and Senior Citizens. This document will be enough for them to enjoy their benefits. For Indigent/Sponsored members: You can get in touch with the Local Government Unit to determine the members belonging to the Indigent/Sponsored Program in the area. Philhealth ensures that every LGUs has the complete list of the members included in the program. Qualified Dependents The whole Family is covered by Philhealth. Philhealth protects the whole Family. The member and family members can use Philhealth benefits.. The qualified dependents are as follows: Legal spouse that is not a member of Philhealth. Children 20 years old and below, single and jobless (including step children, adopted, illegitimate and legitimated/recognized children. Parents 60 years old and above and not a Philhealth member. Foster Child who went through DSWD Process according to Foster Care Act of 2012 or RA10165 Children or parents with with permanent disabilities. Below are the list of contributions scheduled by Philhealth for specific members. You can pay your Philhealth contributions at any Philhealth office or any accredited collecting agents nationwide. What are the benefits? Every member must know the benefits they can get by being a Philhealth member. Members and qualified dependents has benefits for medical expenses for every sickness or operation. Members and legal dependents can get equal benefits. Every year, there is allocated 45 days hospitalization allowance for the member and 45 days to be divided to all qualified dependents. Hospitalization days in excess of 45 days will not be covered by Philhealth. This benefit can be used by the member and qualified dependents provided that: The member has updated contributions (except Lifetime and Senior Citizen Members) or valid Philhealth coverage( for Sponsored, Indigent, and OFWs). Go to a Philhealth-accredited hospitals or clinics. The allocated 45 in a year is not yet consumed for the member and qualified dependents except for the other Philhealth benefits such as hemodialysis. All Case Rates The benefits will be paid by Philhealth in terms of Case Rates whereas every illness or operation has price allotment to be divided to the hospital and the doctor. This way , the member can already determine how much will be covered by Philhealth before hospitalization. Below are the equivalent value of benefits for some selected sickness and operations under the All Case Rates (ACR) continually widened by Philhealth: In Philhealth's NO BALANCE BILLING, there will be no additional payments for hospitalization in public and selected private hospitals. Good news! For sponsored, household workers and indigent members and dependents, if they are confined in a public hospitals and other facilities such as dialysis centers, lying in clinic, or ambulatory surgical clinics, there will be no fees to pay. Under the NO BALANCE BILLING, Philhealth will shoulder all expenses for the doctor and hospitalization in any Philhealth accredited hospitals. Reminder: If confined in a private hospital, the member should pay the cost that exceeds in the aforementioned case rates. There will also be an additional cost if they will choose rooms/wards and/or doctor in government hospitals. Below are the list of the outpatient benefits available at any Philhealth-accredited hospitals/clinics. Z BENEFITS Benefits provided for sickness that needs long term hospitalization. Below are the benefits included in Z Benefits. HOW TO AVAIL THE PHILHEALTH BENEFITS? To use Philhealth benefits: Look for My Philhealth Portal in the hospital and show any valid government ID. Submit the properly filled-up Philhealth Claim Form 1 together with the supporting documents that may be required in the hospital, when needed. OFWs or their qualified dependents confined overseas can also avail of the Philhealth benefits through direct filing. You just need to submit the following in any Philhealth office near you within 180 days after being discharged to avail of the benefits: Copy of Medical Certificate stating the final diagnosis, confinement period and services rendered. Properly filled-up Philhealth Claim Form 1 Copy of the official receipt or detailed statement of Account Updated Members Data Record or any alternative documents to prove identity/photocopy of latest proof of payment. Below is an example of Philhealth Claim Form 1 For any questions, you can visit any Philhealth office near you. RECOMMENDED: DOLE Sec. 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What are the benefits?

Every member must know the benefits they can get by being a Philhealth member.
Members and qualified dependents has benefits for medical expenses for every sickness or operation. Members and legal dependents can get equal benefits.
Every year, there is allocated 45 days hospitalization allowance for the member and 45 days to be divided to all qualified dependents. Hospitalization days in excess of 45 days will not be covered by Philhealth.

This benefit can be used by the member and qualified dependents provided that:
 The member has updated contributions (except Lifetime and Senior Citizen Members) or valid Philhealth coverage( for Sponsored, Indigent, and OFWs).
  • Go to a Philhealth-accredited hospitals or clinics.
  • The allocated  45 in a year is not yet consumed for the member and qualified dependents except for the other Philhealth benefits such as hemodialysis.
All Case Rates

The benefits will be paid by Philhealth in terms of Case Rates whereas every illness or operation has price allotment to be divided to the hospital and the doctor. This way , the member can already determine how much will be covered by Philhealth before hospitalization.

Below are the equivalent value of benefits for some selected  sickness and operations under  the All Case Rates (ACR) continually widened by Philhealth:



As a Philhealth member , you need to know all these things to maximize its use and enjoy the benefits your Philhealth has to offer to you and your beneficiaries. (Photos and images from Philhealth.) Philhealth The Philippine Health Insurance Corporation or Philhealth is a Government Owned and Controlled Corporation (GOCC) founded on February 5, 1995. The main goal is to ensure the health of every Filipino thru social health insurance. Base on the Filipino concept "bayanihan" in which every one in the community help those in need. The Philhealth goal is to make a mechanism where every Filipinos help each other. Rich helping the poor. Young ones help the elderly. Healthy ones help the sick. Everyone will get old and be sick, its purpose is for everyone to contribute for the National health insurance Program to ensure the health of every Filipino. Philhealth Members Philhealth is for ALL. Regardless of social status: poor, rich, young , old, sick, healthy, working or jobless, every Filipino must be a member. Here are the membership categories of Philhealth: 1. Formal Economy Members: employees, business owners, household workers and family drivers. 2.Informal Economy Members (or voluntary/individually paying): includes Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs), self earning individuals, naturalized Filipinos and foreigners living in the Philippines. 3. Sponsored Members: members who's contributions are paid by a sponsor like the local government, government agency or private individual or agency. It includes low earning individuals that are not considered as indigents like barangay health workers, nutrition scholars, etc. Orphans,abandoned kids, out-of-school-youth, street children, Person with Dissabilities (PWDs), abused and pregnant women under the custody of the DSWD is also registered here. 4. Indigent Members: poor families selected by the DSWD using the National Household Targeting System for Poverty Reduction (NHTS-PR or " Listahanan). It determines the families to be included in government programs to eliminate poverty. 5. Lifetime Members: members with ages 60 and above and retired employees that contributed not less than 120 months Philhealth contributions. Senior Citizens- Under the Expanded Senior Citizen Act (RA 10645), all Filipinos with ages 60 and above is already covered by Philhealth. Registration: Registration is easy under any membership categories. Go to any Philhealth office near you and submit the correctly filled-up Philhealth Member Registration Form (PMRF). No need to submit any supporting documents unless it is needed for verification. Reminder: To avoid any penalty under the law, make sure that all the information provided in your PMRF are absolutely true. Member's Data Record and Philhealth ID When you are already registered to Philhealth, the new member will receive: 1. Philhealth Identification Number (PIN). The PIN is the permanent number of every members. 2. Philhealth ID that indicates the following: Philhealth Identification Number (PIN) Member's name. Members signature. Membership validity date for sponsored/indigent members. 3. Member Data Record (MDR) MDR indicates the member's name, address, legal dependents and the date of their insurance with Philhealth (for sponsored/indigents/OFW members). Keep your Philhealth ID and MDR safely. You will need it to use your benefits and for other transactions with Philhealth. In the meantime, only the MDR is being issued for indigent, sponsored members and Senior Citizens. This document will be enough for them to enjoy their benefits. For Indigent/Sponsored members: You can get in touch with the Local Government Unit to determine the members belonging to the Indigent/Sponsored Program in the area. Philhealth ensures that every LGUs has the complete list of the members included in the program. Qualified Dependents The whole Family is covered by Philhealth. Philhealth protects the whole Family. The member and family members can use Philhealth benefits.. The qualified dependents are as follows: Legal spouse that is not a member of Philhealth. Children 20 years old and below, single and jobless (including step children, adopted, illegitimate and legitimated/recognized children. Parents 60 years old and above and not a Philhealth member. Foster Child who went through DSWD Process according to Foster Care Act of 2012 or RA10165 Children or parents with with permanent disabilities. Below are the list of contributions scheduled by Philhealth for specific members. You can pay your Philhealth contributions at any Philhealth office or any accredited collecting agents nationwide. What are the benefits? Every member must know the benefits they can get by being a Philhealth member. Members and qualified dependents has benefits for medical expenses for every sickness or operation. Members and legal dependents can get equal benefits. Every year, there is allocated 45 days hospitalization allowance for the member and 45 days to be divided to all qualified dependents. Hospitalization days in excess of 45 days will not be covered by Philhealth. This benefit can be used by the member and qualified dependents provided that: The member has updated contributions (except Lifetime and Senior Citizen Members) or valid Philhealth coverage( for Sponsored, Indigent, and OFWs). Go to a Philhealth-accredited hospitals or clinics. The allocated 45 in a year is not yet consumed for the member and qualified dependents except for the other Philhealth benefits such as hemodialysis. All Case Rates The benefits will be paid by Philhealth in terms of Case Rates whereas every illness or operation has price allotment to be divided to the hospital and the doctor. This way , the member can already determine how much will be covered by Philhealth before hospitalization. Below are the equivalent value of benefits for some selected sickness and operations under the All Case Rates (ACR) continually widened by Philhealth: In Philhealth's NO BALANCE BILLING, there will be no additional payments for hospitalization in public and selected private hospitals. Good news! For sponsored, household workers and indigent members and dependents, if they are confined in a public hospitals and other facilities such as dialysis centers, lying in clinic, or ambulatory surgical clinics, there will be no fees to pay. Under the NO BALANCE BILLING, Philhealth will shoulder all expenses for the doctor and hospitalization in any Philhealth accredited hospitals. Reminder: If confined in a private hospital, the member should pay the cost that exceeds in the aforementioned case rates. There will also be an additional cost if they will choose rooms/wards and/or doctor in government hospitals. Below are the list of the outpatient benefits available at any Philhealth-accredited hospitals/clinics. Z BENEFITS Benefits provided for sickness that needs long term hospitalization. Below are the benefits included in Z Benefits. HOW TO AVAIL THE PHILHEALTH BENEFITS? To use Philhealth benefits: Look for My Philhealth Portal in the hospital and show any valid government ID. Submit the properly filled-up Philhealth Claim Form 1 together with the supporting documents that may be required in the hospital, when needed. OFWs or their qualified dependents confined overseas can also avail of the Philhealth benefits through direct filing. You just need to submit the following in any Philhealth office near you within 180 days after being discharged to avail of the benefits: Copy of Medical Certificate stating the final diagnosis, confinement period and services rendered. Properly filled-up Philhealth Claim Form 1 Copy of the official receipt or detailed statement of Account Updated Members Data Record or any alternative documents to prove identity/photocopy of latest proof of payment. Below is an example of Philhealth Claim Form 1 For any questions, you can visit any Philhealth office near you. RECOMMENDED: DOLE Sec. 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As a Philhealth member , you need to know all these things to maximize its use and enjoy the benefits your Philhealth has to offer to you and your beneficiaries. (Photos and images from Philhealth.) Philhealth The Philippine Health Insurance Corporation or Philhealth is a Government Owned and Controlled Corporation (GOCC) founded on February 5, 1995. The main goal is to ensure the health of every Filipino thru social health insurance. Base on the Filipino concept "bayanihan" in which every one in the community help those in need. The Philhealth goal is to make a mechanism where every Filipinos help each other. Rich helping the poor. Young ones help the elderly. Healthy ones help the sick. Everyone will get old and be sick, its purpose is for everyone to contribute for the National health insurance Program to ensure the health of every Filipino. Philhealth Members Philhealth is for ALL. Regardless of social status: poor, rich, young , old, sick, healthy, working or jobless, every Filipino must be a member. Here are the membership categories of Philhealth: 1. Formal Economy Members: employees, business owners, household workers and family drivers. 2.Informal Economy Members (or voluntary/individually paying): includes Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs), self earning individuals, naturalized Filipinos and foreigners living in the Philippines. 3. Sponsored Members: members who's contributions are paid by a sponsor like the local government, government agency or private individual or agency. It includes low earning individuals that are not considered as indigents like barangay health workers, nutrition scholars, etc. Orphans,abandoned kids, out-of-school-youth, street children, Person with Dissabilities (PWDs), abused and pregnant women under the custody of the DSWD is also registered here. 4. Indigent Members: poor families selected by the DSWD using the National Household Targeting System for Poverty Reduction (NHTS-PR or " Listahanan). It determines the families to be included in government programs to eliminate poverty. 5. Lifetime Members: members with ages 60 and above and retired employees that contributed not less than 120 months Philhealth contributions. Senior Citizens- Under the Expanded Senior Citizen Act (RA 10645), all Filipinos with ages 60 and above is already covered by Philhealth. Registration: Registration is easy under any membership categories. Go to any Philhealth office near you and submit the correctly filled-up Philhealth Member Registration Form (PMRF). No need to submit any supporting documents unless it is needed for verification. Reminder: To avoid any penalty under the law, make sure that all the information provided in your PMRF are absolutely true. Member's Data Record and Philhealth ID When you are already registered to Philhealth, the new member will receive: 1. Philhealth Identification Number (PIN). The PIN is the permanent number of every members. 2. Philhealth ID that indicates the following: Philhealth Identification Number (PIN) Member's name. Members signature. Membership validity date for sponsored/indigent members. 3. Member Data Record (MDR) MDR indicates the member's name, address, legal dependents and the date of their insurance with Philhealth (for sponsored/indigents/OFW members). Keep your Philhealth ID and MDR safely. You will need it to use your benefits and for other transactions with Philhealth. In the meantime, only the MDR is being issued for indigent, sponsored members and Senior Citizens. This document will be enough for them to enjoy their benefits. For Indigent/Sponsored members: You can get in touch with the Local Government Unit to determine the members belonging to the Indigent/Sponsored Program in the area. Philhealth ensures that every LGUs has the complete list of the members included in the program. Qualified Dependents The whole Family is covered by Philhealth. Philhealth protects the whole Family. The member and family members can use Philhealth benefits.. The qualified dependents are as follows: Legal spouse that is not a member of Philhealth. Children 20 years old and below, single and jobless (including step children, adopted, illegitimate and legitimated/recognized children. Parents 60 years old and above and not a Philhealth member. Foster Child who went through DSWD Process according to Foster Care Act of 2012 or RA10165 Children or parents with with permanent disabilities. Below are the list of contributions scheduled by Philhealth for specific members. You can pay your Philhealth contributions at any Philhealth office or any accredited collecting agents nationwide. What are the benefits? Every member must know the benefits they can get by being a Philhealth member. Members and qualified dependents has benefits for medical expenses for every sickness or operation. Members and legal dependents can get equal benefits. Every year, there is allocated 45 days hospitalization allowance for the member and 45 days to be divided to all qualified dependents. Hospitalization days in excess of 45 days will not be covered by Philhealth. This benefit can be used by the member and qualified dependents provided that: The member has updated contributions (except Lifetime and Senior Citizen Members) or valid Philhealth coverage( for Sponsored, Indigent, and OFWs). Go to a Philhealth-accredited hospitals or clinics. The allocated 45 in a year is not yet consumed for the member and qualified dependents except for the other Philhealth benefits such as hemodialysis. All Case Rates The benefits will be paid by Philhealth in terms of Case Rates whereas every illness or operation has price allotment to be divided to the hospital and the doctor. This way , the member can already determine how much will be covered by Philhealth before hospitalization. Below are the equivalent value of benefits for some selected sickness and operations under the All Case Rates (ACR) continually widened by Philhealth: In Philhealth's NO BALANCE BILLING, there will be no additional payments for hospitalization in public and selected private hospitals. Good news! For sponsored, household workers and indigent members and dependents, if they are confined in a public hospitals and other facilities such as dialysis centers, lying in clinic, or ambulatory surgical clinics, there will be no fees to pay. Under the NO BALANCE BILLING, Philhealth will shoulder all expenses for the doctor and hospitalization in any Philhealth accredited hospitals. Reminder: If confined in a private hospital, the member should pay the cost that exceeds in the aforementioned case rates. There will also be an additional cost if they will choose rooms/wards and/or doctor in government hospitals. Below are the list of the outpatient benefits available at any Philhealth-accredited hospitals/clinics. Z BENEFITS Benefits provided for sickness that needs long term hospitalization. Below are the benefits included in Z Benefits. HOW TO AVAIL THE PHILHEALTH BENEFITS? To use Philhealth benefits: Look for My Philhealth Portal in the hospital and show any valid government ID. Submit the properly filled-up Philhealth Claim Form 1 together with the supporting documents that may be required in the hospital, when needed. OFWs or their qualified dependents confined overseas can also avail of the Philhealth benefits through direct filing. You just need to submit the following in any Philhealth office near you within 180 days after being discharged to avail of the benefits: Copy of Medical Certificate stating the final diagnosis, confinement period and services rendered. Properly filled-up Philhealth Claim Form 1 Copy of the official receipt or detailed statement of Account Updated Members Data Record or any alternative documents to prove identity/photocopy of latest proof of payment. Below is an example of Philhealth Claim Form 1 For any questions, you can visit any Philhealth office near you. RECOMMENDED: DOLE Sec. 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In Philhealth's NO BALANCE BILLING, there will be no additional payments for hospitalization in public and selected private hospitals.


Good news! For  sponsored, household workers and indigent members and dependents, if they are confined in a public hospitals and other facilities such as dialysis centers, lying in clinic, or ambulatory surgical clinics, there will be no fees to pay.
Under the NO BALANCE BILLING, Philhealth will shoulder all expenses for the doctor and hospitalization in any  Philhealth accredited hospitals.

Reminder: If confined in a private hospital, the member should pay the cost that exceeds in the aforementioned case rates. There will also be an additional cost if they will choose rooms/wards and/or doctor in government hospitals.

Below are the list of the outpatient benefits available at any Philhealth-accredited hospitals/clinics.
As a Philhealth member , you need to know all these things to maximize its use and enjoy the benefits your Philhealth has to offer to you and your beneficiaries. (Photos and images from Philhealth.) Philhealth The Philippine Health Insurance Corporation or Philhealth is a Government Owned and Controlled Corporation (GOCC) founded on February 5, 1995. The main goal is to ensure the health of every Filipino thru social health insurance. Base on the Filipino concept "bayanihan" in which every one in the community help those in need. The Philhealth goal is to make a mechanism where every Filipinos help each other. Rich helping the poor. Young ones help the elderly. Healthy ones help the sick. Everyone will get old and be sick, its purpose is for everyone to contribute for the National health insurance Program to ensure the health of every Filipino. Philhealth Members Philhealth is for ALL. Regardless of social status: poor, rich, young , old, sick, healthy, working or jobless, every Filipino must be a member. Here are the membership categories of Philhealth: 1. Formal Economy Members: employees, business owners, household workers and family drivers. 2.Informal Economy Members (or voluntary/individually paying): includes Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs), self earning individuals, naturalized Filipinos and foreigners living in the Philippines. 3. Sponsored Members: members who's contributions are paid by a sponsor like the local government, government agency or private individual or agency. It includes low earning individuals that are not considered as indigents like barangay health workers, nutrition scholars, etc. Orphans,abandoned kids, out-of-school-youth, street children, Person with Dissabilities (PWDs), abused and pregnant women under the custody of the DSWD is also registered here. 4. Indigent Members: poor families selected by the DSWD using the National Household Targeting System for Poverty Reduction (NHTS-PR or " Listahanan). It determines the families to be included in government programs to eliminate poverty. 5. Lifetime Members: members with ages 60 and above and retired employees that contributed not less than 120 months Philhealth contributions. Senior Citizens- Under the Expanded Senior Citizen Act (RA 10645), all Filipinos with ages 60 and above is already covered by Philhealth. Registration: Registration is easy under any membership categories. Go to any Philhealth office near you and submit the correctly filled-up Philhealth Member Registration Form (PMRF). No need to submit any supporting documents unless it is needed for verification. Reminder: To avoid any penalty under the law, make sure that all the information provided in your PMRF are absolutely true. Member's Data Record and Philhealth ID When you are already registered to Philhealth, the new member will receive: 1. Philhealth Identification Number (PIN). The PIN is the permanent number of every members. 2. Philhealth ID that indicates the following: Philhealth Identification Number (PIN) Member's name. Members signature. Membership validity date for sponsored/indigent members. 3. Member Data Record (MDR) MDR indicates the member's name, address, legal dependents and the date of their insurance with Philhealth (for sponsored/indigents/OFW members). Keep your Philhealth ID and MDR safely. You will need it to use your benefits and for other transactions with Philhealth. In the meantime, only the MDR is being issued for indigent, sponsored members and Senior Citizens. This document will be enough for them to enjoy their benefits. For Indigent/Sponsored members: You can get in touch with the Local Government Unit to determine the members belonging to the Indigent/Sponsored Program in the area. Philhealth ensures that every LGUs has the complete list of the members included in the program. Qualified Dependents The whole Family is covered by Philhealth. Philhealth protects the whole Family. The member and family members can use Philhealth benefits.. The qualified dependents are as follows: Legal spouse that is not a member of Philhealth. Children 20 years old and below, single and jobless (including step children, adopted, illegitimate and legitimated/recognized children. Parents 60 years old and above and not a Philhealth member. Foster Child who went through DSWD Process according to Foster Care Act of 2012 or RA10165 Children or parents with with permanent disabilities. Below are the list of contributions scheduled by Philhealth for specific members. You can pay your Philhealth contributions at any Philhealth office or any accredited collecting agents nationwide. What are the benefits? Every member must know the benefits they can get by being a Philhealth member. Members and qualified dependents has benefits for medical expenses for every sickness or operation. Members and legal dependents can get equal benefits. Every year, there is allocated 45 days hospitalization allowance for the member and 45 days to be divided to all qualified dependents. Hospitalization days in excess of 45 days will not be covered by Philhealth. This benefit can be used by the member and qualified dependents provided that: The member has updated contributions (except Lifetime and Senior Citizen Members) or valid Philhealth coverage( for Sponsored, Indigent, and OFWs). Go to a Philhealth-accredited hospitals or clinics. The allocated 45 in a year is not yet consumed for the member and qualified dependents except for the other Philhealth benefits such as hemodialysis. All Case Rates The benefits will be paid by Philhealth in terms of Case Rates whereas every illness or operation has price allotment to be divided to the hospital and the doctor. This way , the member can already determine how much will be covered by Philhealth before hospitalization. Below are the equivalent value of benefits for some selected sickness and operations under the All Case Rates (ACR) continually widened by Philhealth: In Philhealth's NO BALANCE BILLING, there will be no additional payments for hospitalization in public and selected private hospitals. Good news! For sponsored, household workers and indigent members and dependents, if they are confined in a public hospitals and other facilities such as dialysis centers, lying in clinic, or ambulatory surgical clinics, there will be no fees to pay. Under the NO BALANCE BILLING, Philhealth will shoulder all expenses for the doctor and hospitalization in any Philhealth accredited hospitals. Reminder: If confined in a private hospital, the member should pay the cost that exceeds in the aforementioned case rates. There will also be an additional cost if they will choose rooms/wards and/or doctor in government hospitals. Below are the list of the outpatient benefits available at any Philhealth-accredited hospitals/clinics. Z BENEFITS Benefits provided for sickness that needs long term hospitalization. Below are the benefits included in Z Benefits. HOW TO AVAIL THE PHILHEALTH BENEFITS? To use Philhealth benefits: Look for My Philhealth Portal in the hospital and show any valid government ID. Submit the properly filled-up Philhealth Claim Form 1 together with the supporting documents that may be required in the hospital, when needed. OFWs or their qualified dependents confined overseas can also avail of the Philhealth benefits through direct filing. You just need to submit the following in any Philhealth office near you within 180 days after being discharged to avail of the benefits: Copy of Medical Certificate stating the final diagnosis, confinement period and services rendered. Properly filled-up Philhealth Claim Form 1 Copy of the official receipt or detailed statement of Account Updated Members Data Record or any alternative documents to prove identity/photocopy of latest proof of payment. Below is an example of Philhealth Claim Form 1 For any questions, you can visit any Philhealth office near you. RECOMMENDED: DOLE Sec. 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As a Philhealth member , you need to know all these things to maximize its use and enjoy the benefits your Philhealth has to offer to you and your beneficiaries. (Photos and images from Philhealth.) Philhealth The Philippine Health Insurance Corporation or Philhealth is a Government Owned and Controlled Corporation (GOCC) founded on February 5, 1995. The main goal is to ensure the health of every Filipino thru social health insurance. Base on the Filipino concept "bayanihan" in which every one in the community help those in need. The Philhealth goal is to make a mechanism where every Filipinos help each other. Rich helping the poor. Young ones help the elderly. Healthy ones help the sick. Everyone will get old and be sick, its purpose is for everyone to contribute for the National health insurance Program to ensure the health of every Filipino. Philhealth Members Philhealth is for ALL. Regardless of social status: poor, rich, young , old, sick, healthy, working or jobless, every Filipino must be a member. Here are the membership categories of Philhealth: 1. Formal Economy Members: employees, business owners, household workers and family drivers. 2.Informal Economy Members (or voluntary/individually paying): includes Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs), self earning individuals, naturalized Filipinos and foreigners living in the Philippines. 3. Sponsored Members: members who's contributions are paid by a sponsor like the local government, government agency or private individual or agency. It includes low earning individuals that are not considered as indigents like barangay health workers, nutrition scholars, etc. Orphans,abandoned kids, out-of-school-youth, street children, Person with Dissabilities (PWDs), abused and pregnant women under the custody of the DSWD is also registered here. 4. Indigent Members: poor families selected by the DSWD using the National Household Targeting System for Poverty Reduction (NHTS-PR or " Listahanan). It determines the families to be included in government programs to eliminate poverty. 5. Lifetime Members: members with ages 60 and above and retired employees that contributed not less than 120 months Philhealth contributions. Senior Citizens- Under the Expanded Senior Citizen Act (RA 10645), all Filipinos with ages 60 and above is already covered by Philhealth. Registration: Registration is easy under any membership categories. Go to any Philhealth office near you and submit the correctly filled-up Philhealth Member Registration Form (PMRF). No need to submit any supporting documents unless it is needed for verification. Reminder: To avoid any penalty under the law, make sure that all the information provided in your PMRF are absolutely true. Member's Data Record and Philhealth ID When you are already registered to Philhealth, the new member will receive: 1. Philhealth Identification Number (PIN). The PIN is the permanent number of every members. 2. Philhealth ID that indicates the following: Philhealth Identification Number (PIN) Member's name. Members signature. Membership validity date for sponsored/indigent members. 3. Member Data Record (MDR) MDR indicates the member's name, address, legal dependents and the date of their insurance with Philhealth (for sponsored/indigents/OFW members). Keep your Philhealth ID and MDR safely. You will need it to use your benefits and for other transactions with Philhealth. In the meantime, only the MDR is being issued for indigent, sponsored members and Senior Citizens. This document will be enough for them to enjoy their benefits. For Indigent/Sponsored members: You can get in touch with the Local Government Unit to determine the members belonging to the Indigent/Sponsored Program in the area. Philhealth ensures that every LGUs has the complete list of the members included in the program. Qualified Dependents The whole Family is covered by Philhealth. Philhealth protects the whole Family. The member and family members can use Philhealth benefits.. The qualified dependents are as follows: Legal spouse that is not a member of Philhealth. Children 20 years old and below, single and jobless (including step children, adopted, illegitimate and legitimated/recognized children. Parents 60 years old and above and not a Philhealth member. Foster Child who went through DSWD Process according to Foster Care Act of 2012 or RA10165 Children or parents with with permanent disabilities. Below are the list of contributions scheduled by Philhealth for specific members. You can pay your Philhealth contributions at any Philhealth office or any accredited collecting agents nationwide. What are the benefits? Every member must know the benefits they can get by being a Philhealth member. Members and qualified dependents has benefits for medical expenses for every sickness or operation. Members and legal dependents can get equal benefits. Every year, there is allocated 45 days hospitalization allowance for the member and 45 days to be divided to all qualified dependents. Hospitalization days in excess of 45 days will not be covered by Philhealth. This benefit can be used by the member and qualified dependents provided that: The member has updated contributions (except Lifetime and Senior Citizen Members) or valid Philhealth coverage( for Sponsored, Indigent, and OFWs). Go to a Philhealth-accredited hospitals or clinics. The allocated 45 in a year is not yet consumed for the member and qualified dependents except for the other Philhealth benefits such as hemodialysis. All Case Rates The benefits will be paid by Philhealth in terms of Case Rates whereas every illness or operation has price allotment to be divided to the hospital and the doctor. This way , the member can already determine how much will be covered by Philhealth before hospitalization. Below are the equivalent value of benefits for some selected sickness and operations under the All Case Rates (ACR) continually widened by Philhealth: In Philhealth's NO BALANCE BILLING, there will be no additional payments for hospitalization in public and selected private hospitals. Good news! For sponsored, household workers and indigent members and dependents, if they are confined in a public hospitals and other facilities such as dialysis centers, lying in clinic, or ambulatory surgical clinics, there will be no fees to pay. Under the NO BALANCE BILLING, Philhealth will shoulder all expenses for the doctor and hospitalization in any Philhealth accredited hospitals. Reminder: If confined in a private hospital, the member should pay the cost that exceeds in the aforementioned case rates. There will also be an additional cost if they will choose rooms/wards and/or doctor in government hospitals. Below are the list of the outpatient benefits available at any Philhealth-accredited hospitals/clinics. Z BENEFITS Benefits provided for sickness that needs long term hospitalization. Below are the benefits included in Z Benefits. HOW TO AVAIL THE PHILHEALTH BENEFITS? To use Philhealth benefits: Look for My Philhealth Portal in the hospital and show any valid government ID. Submit the properly filled-up Philhealth Claim Form 1 together with the supporting documents that may be required in the hospital, when needed. OFWs or their qualified dependents confined overseas can also avail of the Philhealth benefits through direct filing. You just need to submit the following in any Philhealth office near you within 180 days after being discharged to avail of the benefits: Copy of Medical Certificate stating the final diagnosis, confinement period and services rendered. Properly filled-up Philhealth Claim Form 1 Copy of the official receipt or detailed statement of Account Updated Members Data Record or any alternative documents to prove identity/photocopy of latest proof of payment. Below is an example of Philhealth Claim Form 1 For any questions, you can visit any Philhealth office near you. RECOMMENDED: DOLE Sec. 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As a Philhealth member , you need to know all these things to maximize its use and enjoy the benefits your Philhealth has to offer to you and your beneficiaries. (Photos and images from Philhealth.) Philhealth The Philippine Health Insurance Corporation or Philhealth is a Government Owned and Controlled Corporation (GOCC) founded on February 5, 1995. The main goal is to ensure the health of every Filipino thru social health insurance. Base on the Filipino concept "bayanihan" in which every one in the community help those in need. The Philhealth goal is to make a mechanism where every Filipinos help each other. Rich helping the poor. Young ones help the elderly. Healthy ones help the sick. Everyone will get old and be sick, its purpose is for everyone to contribute for the National health insurance Program to ensure the health of every Filipino. Philhealth Members Philhealth is for ALL. Regardless of social status: poor, rich, young , old, sick, healthy, working or jobless, every Filipino must be a member. Here are the membership categories of Philhealth: 1. Formal Economy Members: employees, business owners, household workers and family drivers. 2.Informal Economy Members (or voluntary/individually paying): includes Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs), self earning individuals, naturalized Filipinos and foreigners living in the Philippines. 3. Sponsored Members: members who's contributions are paid by a sponsor like the local government, government agency or private individual or agency. It includes low earning individuals that are not considered as indigents like barangay health workers, nutrition scholars, etc. Orphans,abandoned kids, out-of-school-youth, street children, Person with Dissabilities (PWDs), abused and pregnant women under the custody of the DSWD is also registered here. 4. Indigent Members: poor families selected by the DSWD using the National Household Targeting System for Poverty Reduction (NHTS-PR or " Listahanan). It determines the families to be included in government programs to eliminate poverty. 5. Lifetime Members: members with ages 60 and above and retired employees that contributed not less than 120 months Philhealth contributions. Senior Citizens- Under the Expanded Senior Citizen Act (RA 10645), all Filipinos with ages 60 and above is already covered by Philhealth. Registration: Registration is easy under any membership categories. Go to any Philhealth office near you and submit the correctly filled-up Philhealth Member Registration Form (PMRF). No need to submit any supporting documents unless it is needed for verification. Reminder: To avoid any penalty under the law, make sure that all the information provided in your PMRF are absolutely true. Member's Data Record and Philhealth ID When you are already registered to Philhealth, the new member will receive: 1. Philhealth Identification Number (PIN). The PIN is the permanent number of every members. 2. Philhealth ID that indicates the following: Philhealth Identification Number (PIN) Member's name. Members signature. Membership validity date for sponsored/indigent members. 3. Member Data Record (MDR) MDR indicates the member's name, address, legal dependents and the date of their insurance with Philhealth (for sponsored/indigents/OFW members). Keep your Philhealth ID and MDR safely. You will need it to use your benefits and for other transactions with Philhealth. In the meantime, only the MDR is being issued for indigent, sponsored members and Senior Citizens. This document will be enough for them to enjoy their benefits. For Indigent/Sponsored members: You can get in touch with the Local Government Unit to determine the members belonging to the Indigent/Sponsored Program in the area. Philhealth ensures that every LGUs has the complete list of the members included in the program. Qualified Dependents The whole Family is covered by Philhealth. Philhealth protects the whole Family. The member and family members can use Philhealth benefits.. The qualified dependents are as follows: Legal spouse that is not a member of Philhealth. Children 20 years old and below, single and jobless (including step children, adopted, illegitimate and legitimated/recognized children. Parents 60 years old and above and not a Philhealth member. Foster Child who went through DSWD Process according to Foster Care Act of 2012 or RA10165 Children or parents with with permanent disabilities. Below are the list of contributions scheduled by Philhealth for specific members. You can pay your Philhealth contributions at any Philhealth office or any accredited collecting agents nationwide. What are the benefits? Every member must know the benefits they can get by being a Philhealth member. Members and qualified dependents has benefits for medical expenses for every sickness or operation. Members and legal dependents can get equal benefits. Every year, there is allocated 45 days hospitalization allowance for the member and 45 days to be divided to all qualified dependents. Hospitalization days in excess of 45 days will not be covered by Philhealth. This benefit can be used by the member and qualified dependents provided that: The member has updated contributions (except Lifetime and Senior Citizen Members) or valid Philhealth coverage( for Sponsored, Indigent, and OFWs). Go to a Philhealth-accredited hospitals or clinics. The allocated 45 in a year is not yet consumed for the member and qualified dependents except for the other Philhealth benefits such as hemodialysis. All Case Rates The benefits will be paid by Philhealth in terms of Case Rates whereas every illness or operation has price allotment to be divided to the hospital and the doctor. This way , the member can already determine how much will be covered by Philhealth before hospitalization. Below are the equivalent value of benefits for some selected sickness and operations under the All Case Rates (ACR) continually widened by Philhealth: In Philhealth's NO BALANCE BILLING, there will be no additional payments for hospitalization in public and selected private hospitals. Good news! For sponsored, household workers and indigent members and dependents, if they are confined in a public hospitals and other facilities such as dialysis centers, lying in clinic, or ambulatory surgical clinics, there will be no fees to pay. Under the NO BALANCE BILLING, Philhealth will shoulder all expenses for the doctor and hospitalization in any Philhealth accredited hospitals. Reminder: If confined in a private hospital, the member should pay the cost that exceeds in the aforementioned case rates. There will also be an additional cost if they will choose rooms/wards and/or doctor in government hospitals. Below are the list of the outpatient benefits available at any Philhealth-accredited hospitals/clinics. Z BENEFITS Benefits provided for sickness that needs long term hospitalization. Below are the benefits included in Z Benefits. HOW TO AVAIL THE PHILHEALTH BENEFITS? To use Philhealth benefits: Look for My Philhealth Portal in the hospital and show any valid government ID. Submit the properly filled-up Philhealth Claim Form 1 together with the supporting documents that may be required in the hospital, when needed. OFWs or their qualified dependents confined overseas can also avail of the Philhealth benefits through direct filing. You just need to submit the following in any Philhealth office near you within 180 days after being discharged to avail of the benefits: Copy of Medical Certificate stating the final diagnosis, confinement period and services rendered. Properly filled-up Philhealth Claim Form 1 Copy of the official receipt or detailed statement of Account Updated Members Data Record or any alternative documents to prove identity/photocopy of latest proof of payment. Below is an example of Philhealth Claim Form 1 For any questions, you can visit any Philhealth office near you. RECOMMENDED: DOLE Sec. 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Z BENEFITS
Benefits provided for sickness that needs long term hospitalization.

Below are the benefits included in Z Benefits.
As a Philhealth member , you need to know all these things to maximize its use and enjoy the benefits your Philhealth has to offer to you and your beneficiaries. (Photos and images from Philhealth.) Philhealth The Philippine Health Insurance Corporation or Philhealth is a Government Owned and Controlled Corporation (GOCC) founded on February 5, 1995. The main goal is to ensure the health of every Filipino thru social health insurance. Base on the Filipino concept "bayanihan" in which every one in the community help those in need. The Philhealth goal is to make a mechanism where every Filipinos help each other. Rich helping the poor. Young ones help the elderly. Healthy ones help the sick. Everyone will get old and be sick, its purpose is for everyone to contribute for the National health insurance Program to ensure the health of every Filipino. Philhealth Members Philhealth is for ALL. Regardless of social status: poor, rich, young , old, sick, healthy, working or jobless, every Filipino must be a member. Here are the membership categories of Philhealth: 1. Formal Economy Members: employees, business owners, household workers and family drivers. 2.Informal Economy Members (or voluntary/individually paying): includes Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs), self earning individuals, naturalized Filipinos and foreigners living in the Philippines. 3. Sponsored Members: members who's contributions are paid by a sponsor like the local government, government agency or private individual or agency. It includes low earning individuals that are not considered as indigents like barangay health workers, nutrition scholars, etc. Orphans,abandoned kids, out-of-school-youth, street children, Person with Dissabilities (PWDs), abused and pregnant women under the custody of the DSWD is also registered here. 4. Indigent Members: poor families selected by the DSWD using the National Household Targeting System for Poverty Reduction (NHTS-PR or " Listahanan). It determines the families to be included in government programs to eliminate poverty. 5. Lifetime Members: members with ages 60 and above and retired employees that contributed not less than 120 months Philhealth contributions. Senior Citizens- Under the Expanded Senior Citizen Act (RA 10645), all Filipinos with ages 60 and above is already covered by Philhealth. Registration: Registration is easy under any membership categories. Go to any Philhealth office near you and submit the correctly filled-up Philhealth Member Registration Form (PMRF). No need to submit any supporting documents unless it is needed for verification. Reminder: To avoid any penalty under the law, make sure that all the information provided in your PMRF are absolutely true. Member's Data Record and Philhealth ID When you are already registered to Philhealth, the new member will receive: 1. Philhealth Identification Number (PIN). The PIN is the permanent number of every members. 2. Philhealth ID that indicates the following: Philhealth Identification Number (PIN) Member's name. Members signature. Membership validity date for sponsored/indigent members. 3. Member Data Record (MDR) MDR indicates the member's name, address, legal dependents and the date of their insurance with Philhealth (for sponsored/indigents/OFW members). Keep your Philhealth ID and MDR safely. You will need it to use your benefits and for other transactions with Philhealth. In the meantime, only the MDR is being issued for indigent, sponsored members and Senior Citizens. This document will be enough for them to enjoy their benefits. For Indigent/Sponsored members: You can get in touch with the Local Government Unit to determine the members belonging to the Indigent/Sponsored Program in the area. Philhealth ensures that every LGUs has the complete list of the members included in the program. Qualified Dependents The whole Family is covered by Philhealth. Philhealth protects the whole Family. The member and family members can use Philhealth benefits.. The qualified dependents are as follows: Legal spouse that is not a member of Philhealth. Children 20 years old and below, single and jobless (including step children, adopted, illegitimate and legitimated/recognized children. Parents 60 years old and above and not a Philhealth member. Foster Child who went through DSWD Process according to Foster Care Act of 2012 or RA10165 Children or parents with with permanent disabilities. Below are the list of contributions scheduled by Philhealth for specific members. You can pay your Philhealth contributions at any Philhealth office or any accredited collecting agents nationwide. What are the benefits? Every member must know the benefits they can get by being a Philhealth member. Members and qualified dependents has benefits for medical expenses for every sickness or operation. Members and legal dependents can get equal benefits. Every year, there is allocated 45 days hospitalization allowance for the member and 45 days to be divided to all qualified dependents. Hospitalization days in excess of 45 days will not be covered by Philhealth. This benefit can be used by the member and qualified dependents provided that: The member has updated contributions (except Lifetime and Senior Citizen Members) or valid Philhealth coverage( for Sponsored, Indigent, and OFWs). Go to a Philhealth-accredited hospitals or clinics. The allocated 45 in a year is not yet consumed for the member and qualified dependents except for the other Philhealth benefits such as hemodialysis. All Case Rates The benefits will be paid by Philhealth in terms of Case Rates whereas every illness or operation has price allotment to be divided to the hospital and the doctor. This way , the member can already determine how much will be covered by Philhealth before hospitalization. Below are the equivalent value of benefits for some selected sickness and operations under the All Case Rates (ACR) continually widened by Philhealth: In Philhealth's NO BALANCE BILLING, there will be no additional payments for hospitalization in public and selected private hospitals. Good news! For sponsored, household workers and indigent members and dependents, if they are confined in a public hospitals and other facilities such as dialysis centers, lying in clinic, or ambulatory surgical clinics, there will be no fees to pay. Under the NO BALANCE BILLING, Philhealth will shoulder all expenses for the doctor and hospitalization in any Philhealth accredited hospitals. Reminder: If confined in a private hospital, the member should pay the cost that exceeds in the aforementioned case rates. There will also be an additional cost if they will choose rooms/wards and/or doctor in government hospitals. Below are the list of the outpatient benefits available at any Philhealth-accredited hospitals/clinics. Z BENEFITS Benefits provided for sickness that needs long term hospitalization. Below are the benefits included in Z Benefits. HOW TO AVAIL THE PHILHEALTH BENEFITS? To use Philhealth benefits: Look for My Philhealth Portal in the hospital and show any valid government ID. Submit the properly filled-up Philhealth Claim Form 1 together with the supporting documents that may be required in the hospital, when needed. OFWs or their qualified dependents confined overseas can also avail of the Philhealth benefits through direct filing. You just need to submit the following in any Philhealth office near you within 180 days after being discharged to avail of the benefits: Copy of Medical Certificate stating the final diagnosis, confinement period and services rendered. Properly filled-up Philhealth Claim Form 1 Copy of the official receipt or detailed statement of Account Updated Members Data Record or any alternative documents to prove identity/photocopy of latest proof of payment. Below is an example of Philhealth Claim Form 1 For any questions, you can visit any Philhealth office near you. RECOMMENDED: DOLE Sec. 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As a Philhealth member , you need to know all these things to maximize its use and enjoy the benefits your Philhealth has to offer to you and your beneficiaries. (Photos and images from Philhealth.) Philhealth The Philippine Health Insurance Corporation or Philhealth is a Government Owned and Controlled Corporation (GOCC) founded on February 5, 1995. The main goal is to ensure the health of every Filipino thru social health insurance. Base on the Filipino concept "bayanihan" in which every one in the community help those in need. The Philhealth goal is to make a mechanism where every Filipinos help each other. Rich helping the poor. Young ones help the elderly. Healthy ones help the sick. Everyone will get old and be sick, its purpose is for everyone to contribute for the National health insurance Program to ensure the health of every Filipino. Philhealth Members Philhealth is for ALL. Regardless of social status: poor, rich, young , old, sick, healthy, working or jobless, every Filipino must be a member. Here are the membership categories of Philhealth: 1. Formal Economy Members: employees, business owners, household workers and family drivers. 2.Informal Economy Members (or voluntary/individually paying): includes Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs), self earning individuals, naturalized Filipinos and foreigners living in the Philippines. 3. Sponsored Members: members who's contributions are paid by a sponsor like the local government, government agency or private individual or agency. It includes low earning individuals that are not considered as indigents like barangay health workers, nutrition scholars, etc. Orphans,abandoned kids, out-of-school-youth, street children, Person with Dissabilities (PWDs), abused and pregnant women under the custody of the DSWD is also registered here. 4. Indigent Members: poor families selected by the DSWD using the National Household Targeting System for Poverty Reduction (NHTS-PR or " Listahanan). It determines the families to be included in government programs to eliminate poverty. 5. Lifetime Members: members with ages 60 and above and retired employees that contributed not less than 120 months Philhealth contributions. Senior Citizens- Under the Expanded Senior Citizen Act (RA 10645), all Filipinos with ages 60 and above is already covered by Philhealth. Registration: Registration is easy under any membership categories. Go to any Philhealth office near you and submit the correctly filled-up Philhealth Member Registration Form (PMRF). No need to submit any supporting documents unless it is needed for verification. Reminder: To avoid any penalty under the law, make sure that all the information provided in your PMRF are absolutely true. Member's Data Record and Philhealth ID When you are already registered to Philhealth, the new member will receive: 1. Philhealth Identification Number (PIN). The PIN is the permanent number of every members. 2. Philhealth ID that indicates the following: Philhealth Identification Number (PIN) Member's name. Members signature. Membership validity date for sponsored/indigent members. 3. Member Data Record (MDR) MDR indicates the member's name, address, legal dependents and the date of their insurance with Philhealth (for sponsored/indigents/OFW members). Keep your Philhealth ID and MDR safely. You will need it to use your benefits and for other transactions with Philhealth. In the meantime, only the MDR is being issued for indigent, sponsored members and Senior Citizens. This document will be enough for them to enjoy their benefits. For Indigent/Sponsored members: You can get in touch with the Local Government Unit to determine the members belonging to the Indigent/Sponsored Program in the area. Philhealth ensures that every LGUs has the complete list of the members included in the program. Qualified Dependents The whole Family is covered by Philhealth. Philhealth protects the whole Family. The member and family members can use Philhealth benefits.. The qualified dependents are as follows: Legal spouse that is not a member of Philhealth. Children 20 years old and below, single and jobless (including step children, adopted, illegitimate and legitimated/recognized children. Parents 60 years old and above and not a Philhealth member. Foster Child who went through DSWD Process according to Foster Care Act of 2012 or RA10165 Children or parents with with permanent disabilities. Below are the list of contributions scheduled by Philhealth for specific members. You can pay your Philhealth contributions at any Philhealth office or any accredited collecting agents nationwide. What are the benefits? Every member must know the benefits they can get by being a Philhealth member. Members and qualified dependents has benefits for medical expenses for every sickness or operation. Members and legal dependents can get equal benefits. Every year, there is allocated 45 days hospitalization allowance for the member and 45 days to be divided to all qualified dependents. Hospitalization days in excess of 45 days will not be covered by Philhealth. This benefit can be used by the member and qualified dependents provided that: The member has updated contributions (except Lifetime and Senior Citizen Members) or valid Philhealth coverage( for Sponsored, Indigent, and OFWs). Go to a Philhealth-accredited hospitals or clinics. The allocated 45 in a year is not yet consumed for the member and qualified dependents except for the other Philhealth benefits such as hemodialysis. All Case Rates The benefits will be paid by Philhealth in terms of Case Rates whereas every illness or operation has price allotment to be divided to the hospital and the doctor. This way , the member can already determine how much will be covered by Philhealth before hospitalization. Below are the equivalent value of benefits for some selected sickness and operations under the All Case Rates (ACR) continually widened by Philhealth: In Philhealth's NO BALANCE BILLING, there will be no additional payments for hospitalization in public and selected private hospitals. Good news! For sponsored, household workers and indigent members and dependents, if they are confined in a public hospitals and other facilities such as dialysis centers, lying in clinic, or ambulatory surgical clinics, there will be no fees to pay. Under the NO BALANCE BILLING, Philhealth will shoulder all expenses for the doctor and hospitalization in any Philhealth accredited hospitals. Reminder: If confined in a private hospital, the member should pay the cost that exceeds in the aforementioned case rates. There will also be an additional cost if they will choose rooms/wards and/or doctor in government hospitals. Below are the list of the outpatient benefits available at any Philhealth-accredited hospitals/clinics. Z BENEFITS Benefits provided for sickness that needs long term hospitalization. Below are the benefits included in Z Benefits. HOW TO AVAIL THE PHILHEALTH BENEFITS? To use Philhealth benefits: Look for My Philhealth Portal in the hospital and show any valid government ID. Submit the properly filled-up Philhealth Claim Form 1 together with the supporting documents that may be required in the hospital, when needed. OFWs or their qualified dependents confined overseas can also avail of the Philhealth benefits through direct filing. You just need to submit the following in any Philhealth office near you within 180 days after being discharged to avail of the benefits: Copy of Medical Certificate stating the final diagnosis, confinement period and services rendered. Properly filled-up Philhealth Claim Form 1 Copy of the official receipt or detailed statement of Account Updated Members Data Record or any alternative documents to prove identity/photocopy of latest proof of payment. Below is an example of Philhealth Claim Form 1 For any questions, you can visit any Philhealth office near you. RECOMMENDED: DOLE Sec. 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HOW TO AVAIL THE PHILHEALTH BENEFITS?

As a Philhealth member , you need to know all these things to maximize its use and enjoy the benefits your Philhealth has to offer to you and your beneficiaries. (Photos and images from Philhealth.) Philhealth The Philippine Health Insurance Corporation or Philhealth is a Government Owned and Controlled Corporation (GOCC) founded on February 5, 1995. The main goal is to ensure the health of every Filipino thru social health insurance. Base on the Filipino concept "bayanihan" in which every one in the community help those in need. The Philhealth goal is to make a mechanism where every Filipinos help each other. Rich helping the poor. Young ones help the elderly. Healthy ones help the sick. Everyone will get old and be sick, its purpose is for everyone to contribute for the National health insurance Program to ensure the health of every Filipino. Philhealth Members Philhealth is for ALL. Regardless of social status: poor, rich, young , old, sick, healthy, working or jobless, every Filipino must be a member. Here are the membership categories of Philhealth: 1. Formal Economy Members: employees, business owners, household workers and family drivers. 2.Informal Economy Members (or voluntary/individually paying): includes Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs), self earning individuals, naturalized Filipinos and foreigners living in the Philippines. 3. Sponsored Members: members who's contributions are paid by a sponsor like the local government, government agency or private individual or agency. It includes low earning individuals that are not considered as indigents like barangay health workers, nutrition scholars, etc. Orphans,abandoned kids, out-of-school-youth, street children, Person with Dissabilities (PWDs), abused and pregnant women under the custody of the DSWD is also registered here. 4. Indigent Members: poor families selected by the DSWD using the National Household Targeting System for Poverty Reduction (NHTS-PR or " Listahanan). It determines the families to be included in government programs to eliminate poverty. 5. Lifetime Members: members with ages 60 and above and retired employees that contributed not less than 120 months Philhealth contributions. Senior Citizens- Under the Expanded Senior Citizen Act (RA 10645), all Filipinos with ages 60 and above is already covered by Philhealth. Registration: Registration is easy under any membership categories. Go to any Philhealth office near you and submit the correctly filled-up Philhealth Member Registration Form (PMRF). No need to submit any supporting documents unless it is needed for verification. Reminder: To avoid any penalty under the law, make sure that all the information provided in your PMRF are absolutely true. Member's Data Record and Philhealth ID When you are already registered to Philhealth, the new member will receive: 1. Philhealth Identification Number (PIN). The PIN is the permanent number of every members. 2. Philhealth ID that indicates the following: Philhealth Identification Number (PIN) Member's name. Members signature. Membership validity date for sponsored/indigent members. 3. Member Data Record (MDR) MDR indicates the member's name, address, legal dependents and the date of their insurance with Philhealth (for sponsored/indigents/OFW members). Keep your Philhealth ID and MDR safely. You will need it to use your benefits and for other transactions with Philhealth. In the meantime, only the MDR is being issued for indigent, sponsored members and Senior Citizens. This document will be enough for them to enjoy their benefits. For Indigent/Sponsored members: You can get in touch with the Local Government Unit to determine the members belonging to the Indigent/Sponsored Program in the area. Philhealth ensures that every LGUs has the complete list of the members included in the program. Qualified Dependents The whole Family is covered by Philhealth. Philhealth protects the whole Family. The member and family members can use Philhealth benefits.. The qualified dependents are as follows: Legal spouse that is not a member of Philhealth. Children 20 years old and below, single and jobless (including step children, adopted, illegitimate and legitimated/recognized children. Parents 60 years old and above and not a Philhealth member. Foster Child who went through DSWD Process according to Foster Care Act of 2012 or RA10165 Children or parents with with permanent disabilities. Below are the list of contributions scheduled by Philhealth for specific members. You can pay your Philhealth contributions at any Philhealth office or any accredited collecting agents nationwide. What are the benefits? Every member must know the benefits they can get by being a Philhealth member. Members and qualified dependents has benefits for medical expenses for every sickness or operation. Members and legal dependents can get equal benefits. Every year, there is allocated 45 days hospitalization allowance for the member and 45 days to be divided to all qualified dependents. Hospitalization days in excess of 45 days will not be covered by Philhealth. This benefit can be used by the member and qualified dependents provided that: The member has updated contributions (except Lifetime and Senior Citizen Members) or valid Philhealth coverage( for Sponsored, Indigent, and OFWs). Go to a Philhealth-accredited hospitals or clinics. The allocated 45 in a year is not yet consumed for the member and qualified dependents except for the other Philhealth benefits such as hemodialysis. All Case Rates The benefits will be paid by Philhealth in terms of Case Rates whereas every illness or operation has price allotment to be divided to the hospital and the doctor. This way , the member can already determine how much will be covered by Philhealth before hospitalization. Below are the equivalent value of benefits for some selected sickness and operations under the All Case Rates (ACR) continually widened by Philhealth: In Philhealth's NO BALANCE BILLING, there will be no additional payments for hospitalization in public and selected private hospitals. Good news! For sponsored, household workers and indigent members and dependents, if they are confined in a public hospitals and other facilities such as dialysis centers, lying in clinic, or ambulatory surgical clinics, there will be no fees to pay. Under the NO BALANCE BILLING, Philhealth will shoulder all expenses for the doctor and hospitalization in any Philhealth accredited hospitals. Reminder: If confined in a private hospital, the member should pay the cost that exceeds in the aforementioned case rates. There will also be an additional cost if they will choose rooms/wards and/or doctor in government hospitals. Below are the list of the outpatient benefits available at any Philhealth-accredited hospitals/clinics. Z BENEFITS Benefits provided for sickness that needs long term hospitalization. Below are the benefits included in Z Benefits. HOW TO AVAIL THE PHILHEALTH BENEFITS? To use Philhealth benefits: Look for My Philhealth Portal in the hospital and show any valid government ID. Submit the properly filled-up Philhealth Claim Form 1 together with the supporting documents that may be required in the hospital, when needed. OFWs or their qualified dependents confined overseas can also avail of the Philhealth benefits through direct filing. You just need to submit the following in any Philhealth office near you within 180 days after being discharged to avail of the benefits: Copy of Medical Certificate stating the final diagnosis, confinement period and services rendered. Properly filled-up Philhealth Claim Form 1 Copy of the official receipt or detailed statement of Account Updated Members Data Record or any alternative documents to prove identity/photocopy of latest proof of payment. Below is an example of Philhealth Claim Form 1 For any questions, you can visit any Philhealth office near you. RECOMMENDED: DOLE Sec. 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To use Philhealth benefits:

Look for My Philhealth Portal in the hospital and show any valid government ID. 
  • Submit the properly filled-up Philhealth Claim Form 1 together with the supporting documents that may be required in the hospital, when needed.

OFWs or their qualified dependents  confined overseas can also avail of the Philhealth benefits through direct filing.
You just need to  submit the following in any Philhealth office near you within 180 days after being discharged to avail of the benefits:


  • Copy of Medical Certificate stating the final diagnosis, confinement period and services rendered.
  • Properly filled-up Philhealth Claim Form 1
  • Copy of the official receipt or detailed statement of Account
  • Updated Members Data Record or any alternative documents to prove identity/photocopy  of latest proof of payment. 

Below is an example of Philhealth Claim Form 1





As a Philhealth member , you need to know all these things to maximize its use and enjoy the benefits your Philhealth has to offer to you and your beneficiaries. (Photos and images from Philhealth.) Philhealth The Philippine Health Insurance Corporation or Philhealth is a Government Owned and Controlled Corporation (GOCC) founded on February 5, 1995. The main goal is to ensure the health of every Filipino thru social health insurance. Base on the Filipino concept "bayanihan" in which every one in the community help those in need. The Philhealth goal is to make a mechanism where every Filipinos help each other. Rich helping the poor. Young ones help the elderly. Healthy ones help the sick. Everyone will get old and be sick, its purpose is for everyone to contribute for the National health insurance Program to ensure the health of every Filipino. Philhealth Members Philhealth is for ALL. Regardless of social status: poor, rich, young , old, sick, healthy, working or jobless, every Filipino must be a member. Here are the membership categories of Philhealth: 1. Formal Economy Members: employees, business owners, household workers and family drivers. 2.Informal Economy Members (or voluntary/individually paying): includes Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs), self earning individuals, naturalized Filipinos and foreigners living in the Philippines. 3. Sponsored Members: members who's contributions are paid by a sponsor like the local government, government agency or private individual or agency. It includes low earning individuals that are not considered as indigents like barangay health workers, nutrition scholars, etc. Orphans,abandoned kids, out-of-school-youth, street children, Person with Dissabilities (PWDs), abused and pregnant women under the custody of the DSWD is also registered here. 4. Indigent Members: poor families selected by the DSWD using the National Household Targeting System for Poverty Reduction (NHTS-PR or " Listahanan). It determines the families to be included in government programs to eliminate poverty. 5. Lifetime Members: members with ages 60 and above and retired employees that contributed not less than 120 months Philhealth contributions. Senior Citizens- Under the Expanded Senior Citizen Act (RA 10645), all Filipinos with ages 60 and above is already covered by Philhealth. Registration: Registration is easy under any membership categories. Go to any Philhealth office near you and submit the correctly filled-up Philhealth Member Registration Form (PMRF). No need to submit any supporting documents unless it is needed for verification. Reminder: To avoid any penalty under the law, make sure that all the information provided in your PMRF are absolutely true. Member's Data Record and Philhealth ID When you are already registered to Philhealth, the new member will receive: 1. Philhealth Identification Number (PIN). The PIN is the permanent number of every members. 2. Philhealth ID that indicates the following: Philhealth Identification Number (PIN) Member's name. Members signature. Membership validity date for sponsored/indigent members. 3. Member Data Record (MDR) MDR indicates the member's name, address, legal dependents and the date of their insurance with Philhealth (for sponsored/indigents/OFW members). Keep your Philhealth ID and MDR safely. You will need it to use your benefits and for other transactions with Philhealth. In the meantime, only the MDR is being issued for indigent, sponsored members and Senior Citizens. This document will be enough for them to enjoy their benefits. For Indigent/Sponsored members: You can get in touch with the Local Government Unit to determine the members belonging to the Indigent/Sponsored Program in the area. Philhealth ensures that every LGUs has the complete list of the members included in the program. Qualified Dependents The whole Family is covered by Philhealth. Philhealth protects the whole Family. The member and family members can use Philhealth benefits.. The qualified dependents are as follows: Legal spouse that is not a member of Philhealth. Children 20 years old and below, single and jobless (including step children, adopted, illegitimate and legitimated/recognized children. Parents 60 years old and above and not a Philhealth member. Foster Child who went through DSWD Process according to Foster Care Act of 2012 or RA10165 Children or parents with with permanent disabilities. Below are the list of contributions scheduled by Philhealth for specific members. You can pay your Philhealth contributions at any Philhealth office or any accredited collecting agents nationwide. What are the benefits? Every member must know the benefits they can get by being a Philhealth member. Members and qualified dependents has benefits for medical expenses for every sickness or operation. Members and legal dependents can get equal benefits. Every year, there is allocated 45 days hospitalization allowance for the member and 45 days to be divided to all qualified dependents. Hospitalization days in excess of 45 days will not be covered by Philhealth. This benefit can be used by the member and qualified dependents provided that: The member has updated contributions (except Lifetime and Senior Citizen Members) or valid Philhealth coverage( for Sponsored, Indigent, and OFWs). Go to a Philhealth-accredited hospitals or clinics. The allocated 45 in a year is not yet consumed for the member and qualified dependents except for the other Philhealth benefits such as hemodialysis. All Case Rates The benefits will be paid by Philhealth in terms of Case Rates whereas every illness or operation has price allotment to be divided to the hospital and the doctor. This way , the member can already determine how much will be covered by Philhealth before hospitalization. Below are the equivalent value of benefits for some selected sickness and operations under the All Case Rates (ACR) continually widened by Philhealth: In Philhealth's NO BALANCE BILLING, there will be no additional payments for hospitalization in public and selected private hospitals. Good news! For sponsored, household workers and indigent members and dependents, if they are confined in a public hospitals and other facilities such as dialysis centers, lying in clinic, or ambulatory surgical clinics, there will be no fees to pay. Under the NO BALANCE BILLING, Philhealth will shoulder all expenses for the doctor and hospitalization in any Philhealth accredited hospitals. Reminder: If confined in a private hospital, the member should pay the cost that exceeds in the aforementioned case rates. There will also be an additional cost if they will choose rooms/wards and/or doctor in government hospitals. Below are the list of the outpatient benefits available at any Philhealth-accredited hospitals/clinics. Z BENEFITS Benefits provided for sickness that needs long term hospitalization. Below are the benefits included in Z Benefits. HOW TO AVAIL THE PHILHEALTH BENEFITS? To use Philhealth benefits: Look for My Philhealth Portal in the hospital and show any valid government ID. Submit the properly filled-up Philhealth Claim Form 1 together with the supporting documents that may be required in the hospital, when needed. OFWs or their qualified dependents confined overseas can also avail of the Philhealth benefits through direct filing. You just need to submit the following in any Philhealth office near you within 180 days after being discharged to avail of the benefits: Copy of Medical Certificate stating the final diagnosis, confinement period and services rendered. Properly filled-up Philhealth Claim Form 1 Copy of the official receipt or detailed statement of Account Updated Members Data Record or any alternative documents to prove identity/photocopy of latest proof of payment. Below is an example of Philhealth Claim Form 1 For any questions, you can visit any Philhealth office near you. RECOMMENDED: DOLE Sec. 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For any questions, you can visit any Philhealth office near you.

As a Philhealth member , you need to know all these things to maximize its use and enjoy the benefits your Philhealth has to offer to you and your beneficiaries. (Photos and images from Philhealth.) Philhealth The Philippine Health Insurance Corporation or Philhealth is a Government Owned and Controlled Corporation (GOCC) founded on February 5, 1995. The main goal is to ensure the health of every Filipino thru social health insurance. Base on the Filipino concept "bayanihan" in which every one in the community help those in need. The Philhealth goal is to make a mechanism where every Filipinos help each other. Rich helping the poor. Young ones help the elderly. Healthy ones help the sick. Everyone will get old and be sick, its purpose is for everyone to contribute for the National health insurance Program to ensure the health of every Filipino. Philhealth Members Philhealth is for ALL. Regardless of social status: poor, rich, young , old, sick, healthy, working or jobless, every Filipino must be a member. Here are the membership categories of Philhealth: 1. Formal Economy Members: employees, business owners, household workers and family drivers. 2.Informal Economy Members (or voluntary/individually paying): includes Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs), self earning individuals, naturalized Filipinos and foreigners living in the Philippines. 3. Sponsored Members: members who's contributions are paid by a sponsor like the local government, government agency or private individual or agency. It includes low earning individuals that are not considered as indigents like barangay health workers, nutrition scholars, etc. Orphans,abandoned kids, out-of-school-youth, street children, Person with Dissabilities (PWDs), abused and pregnant women under the custody of the DSWD is also registered here. 4. Indigent Members: poor families selected by the DSWD using the National Household Targeting System for Poverty Reduction (NHTS-PR or " Listahanan). It determines the families to be included in government programs to eliminate poverty. 5. Lifetime Members: members with ages 60 and above and retired employees that contributed not less than 120 months Philhealth contributions. Senior Citizens- Under the Expanded Senior Citizen Act (RA 10645), all Filipinos with ages 60 and above is already covered by Philhealth. Registration: Registration is easy under any membership categories. Go to any Philhealth office near you and submit the correctly filled-up Philhealth Member Registration Form (PMRF). No need to submit any supporting documents unless it is needed for verification. Reminder: To avoid any penalty under the law, make sure that all the information provided in your PMRF are absolutely true. Member's Data Record and Philhealth ID When you are already registered to Philhealth, the new member will receive: 1. Philhealth Identification Number (PIN). The PIN is the permanent number of every members. 2. Philhealth ID that indicates the following: Philhealth Identification Number (PIN) Member's name. Members signature. Membership validity date for sponsored/indigent members. 3. Member Data Record (MDR) MDR indicates the member's name, address, legal dependents and the date of their insurance with Philhealth (for sponsored/indigents/OFW members). Keep your Philhealth ID and MDR safely. You will need it to use your benefits and for other transactions with Philhealth. In the meantime, only the MDR is being issued for indigent, sponsored members and Senior Citizens. This document will be enough for them to enjoy their benefits. For Indigent/Sponsored members: You can get in touch with the Local Government Unit to determine the members belonging to the Indigent/Sponsored Program in the area. Philhealth ensures that every LGUs has the complete list of the members included in the program. Qualified Dependents The whole Family is covered by Philhealth. Philhealth protects the whole Family. The member and family members can use Philhealth benefits.. The qualified dependents are as follows: Legal spouse that is not a member of Philhealth. Children 20 years old and below, single and jobless (including step children, adopted, illegitimate and legitimated/recognized children. Parents 60 years old and above and not a Philhealth member. Foster Child who went through DSWD Process according to Foster Care Act of 2012 or RA10165 Children or parents with with permanent disabilities. Below are the list of contributions scheduled by Philhealth for specific members. You can pay your Philhealth contributions at any Philhealth office or any accredited collecting agents nationwide. What are the benefits? Every member must know the benefits they can get by being a Philhealth member. Members and qualified dependents has benefits for medical expenses for every sickness or operation. Members and legal dependents can get equal benefits. Every year, there is allocated 45 days hospitalization allowance for the member and 45 days to be divided to all qualified dependents. Hospitalization days in excess of 45 days will not be covered by Philhealth. This benefit can be used by the member and qualified dependents provided that: The member has updated contributions (except Lifetime and Senior Citizen Members) or valid Philhealth coverage( for Sponsored, Indigent, and OFWs). Go to a Philhealth-accredited hospitals or clinics. The allocated 45 in a year is not yet consumed for the member and qualified dependents except for the other Philhealth benefits such as hemodialysis. All Case Rates The benefits will be paid by Philhealth in terms of Case Rates whereas every illness or operation has price allotment to be divided to the hospital and the doctor. This way , the member can already determine how much will be covered by Philhealth before hospitalization. Below are the equivalent value of benefits for some selected sickness and operations under the All Case Rates (ACR) continually widened by Philhealth: In Philhealth's NO BALANCE BILLING, there will be no additional payments for hospitalization in public and selected private hospitals. Good news! For sponsored, household workers and indigent members and dependents, if they are confined in a public hospitals and other facilities such as dialysis centers, lying in clinic, or ambulatory surgical clinics, there will be no fees to pay. Under the NO BALANCE BILLING, Philhealth will shoulder all expenses for the doctor and hospitalization in any Philhealth accredited hospitals. Reminder: If confined in a private hospital, the member should pay the cost that exceeds in the aforementioned case rates. There will also be an additional cost if they will choose rooms/wards and/or doctor in government hospitals. Below are the list of the outpatient benefits available at any Philhealth-accredited hospitals/clinics. Z BENEFITS Benefits provided for sickness that needs long term hospitalization. Below are the benefits included in Z Benefits. HOW TO AVAIL THE PHILHEALTH BENEFITS? To use Philhealth benefits: Look for My Philhealth Portal in the hospital and show any valid government ID. Submit the properly filled-up Philhealth Claim Form 1 together with the supporting documents that may be required in the hospital, when needed. OFWs or their qualified dependents confined overseas can also avail of the Philhealth benefits through direct filing. You just need to submit the following in any Philhealth office near you within 180 days after being discharged to avail of the benefits: Copy of Medical Certificate stating the final diagnosis, confinement period and services rendered. Properly filled-up Philhealth Claim Form 1 Copy of the official receipt or detailed statement of Account Updated Members Data Record or any alternative documents to prove identity/photocopy of latest proof of payment. Below is an example of Philhealth Claim Form 1 For any questions, you can visit any Philhealth office near you. RECOMMENDED: DOLE Sec. 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China's plans to hire Filipino household workers to their five major cities including Beijing and Shanghai, was reported at a local newspaper Philippine Star. it could be a big break for the household workers who are trying their luck in finding greener pastures by working overseas China is offering up to P100,000 a month, or about HK$15,000. The existing minimum allowable wage for a foreign domestic helper in Hong Kong is around HK$4,310 per month. Dominador Say, undersecretary of the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE), said that talks are underway with Chinese embassy officials on this possibility. China’s five major cities, including Beijing, Shanghai and Xiamen will soon be the haven for Filipino domestic workers who are seeking higher income. DOLE is expected to have further negotiations on the launch date with a delegation from China in September. according to Usec Say, Chinese employers favor Filipino domestic workers for their English proficiency, which allows them to teach their employers’ children. Chinese embassy officials also mentioned that improving ties with the leadership of President Rodrigo Duterte has paved the way for the new policy to materialize. There is presently a strict work visa system for foreign workers who want to enter mainland China. But according Usec. Say, China is serious about the proposal. Philippine Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello said an estimated 200,000 Filipino domestic helpers are presently working illegally in China. With a great demand for skilled domestic workers, Filipino OFWs would have an option to apply using legal processes on their desired higher salary for their sector. Source: ejinsight.com, PhilStar Read More: The effectivity of the Nationwide Smoking Ban or E.O. 26 (Providing for the Establishment of Smoke-free Environment in Public and Enclosed Places) started today, July 23, but only a few seems to be aware of it. President Rodrigo Duterte signed the Executive Order 26 with the citizens health in mind. Presidential Spokesperson Ernesto Abella said the executive order is a milestone where the government prioritize public health protection. The smoking ban includes smoking in places such as schools, universities and colleges, playgrounds, restaurants and food preparation areas, basketball courts, stairwells, health centers, clinics, public and private hospitals, hotels, malls, elevators, taxis, buses, public utility jeepneys, ships, tricycles, trains, airplanes, and gas stations which are prone to combustion. The Department of Health urges all the establishments to post "no smoking" signs in compliance with the new executive order. They also appeal to the public to report any violation against the nationwide ban on smoking in public places. Read More: ©2017 THOUGHTSKOTO www.jbsolis.com SEARCH JBSOLIS, TYPE KEYWORDS and TITLE OF ARTICLE at the box below Smoking is only allowed in designated smoking areas to be provided by the owner of the establishment. Smoking in private vehicles parked in public areas is also prohibited. What Do You Need To know About The Nationwide Smoking Ban Violators will be fined P500 to P10,000, depending on their number of offenses, while owners of establishments caught violating the EO will face a fine of P5,000 or imprisonment of not more than 30 days. The Department of Health urges all the establishments to post "no smoking" signs in compliance with the new executive order. They also appeal to the public to report any violation against the nationwide ban on smoking in public places. ©2017 THOUGHTSKOTO




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