Hospitals forced to turn away patients

Credit to Author: Red Mendoza| Date: Tue, 30 Mar 2021 16:18:20 +0000

Hospitals in Metro Manila continue to grapple with the surge in coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) cases, with some forced to turn away patients seeking treatment in overflowing emergency rooms, according to the head of the country’s largest private hospital group. On Tuesday, the Department of Health (DoH) reported 9,296 new infections, the fifth straight day […]

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4 major hospitals in Metro full

Credit to Author: John Eric Mendoza| Date: Sun, 21 Mar 2021 06:52:59 +0000

FOUR big hospitals in Metro Manila have been stretched to the limit because of the rising cases of Covid-19. The situation has gotten so bad that in one hospital, three patients share a private room. In another, the waiting time for an ICU patient to get a room is 3 to five days. The Philippine […]

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Mobile Morgues Needed In El Paso While Mississippi & North Dakota Hospitals Full

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 14 Nov 2020 06:51:41 +0000

There are seemingly never-ending discussions going on about covid-19 stats and different government policies to deal with covid-19. There are many valid discussions and debates about these things. However, there has been one strain of argument that has irritated me quite a bit

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Cyberattacks On Hospitals & More Are Adding To 2020 Chaos

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Fri, 30 Oct 2020 22:37:32 +0000

2020 is not over. The latest news is that there have been cyberattacks on computer systems at some US hospitals. Aside from the clear concerns about healthcare for those in the hospital, this and other recent cyberattacks have raised concerns about broader societal disruption as Election Day approaches

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Govt reassures Cebu hospital of support

Credit to Author: Red Mendoza| Date: Thu, 02 Jul 2020 17:10:04 +0000

CEBU CITY: Health Secretary Francisco Duque 3rd reassured officials of Chong Hua Hospital (CHH), one of Cebu City’s major private facilities catering to coronavirus disease (Covid-19) patients in the Visayas, of continuous support should it reach maximum capacity because of the pandemic. Duque said in a meeting with CHH officials on Thursday that government facilities […]

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Philam to provide benefits to frontliners

Credit to Author: Mayvelin U. Caraballo, TMT| Date: Tue, 21 Apr 2020 05:34:20 +0000

The  announced on Tuesday that it will provide P1.5-billion worth of free compassionate benefit coverage to medical frontliners of its partner hospitals. In a statement, the Group said a P50,000 benefit coverage will be provided to 30,000 medical frontliners, which will be coursed through its corporate social responsibility affiliate, Philam Foundation’s Frontliners Inclusive Risk Safety […]

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Hospitals rejecting Covid cases probed

Credit to Author: Catherine S. Valente, TMT| Date: Fri, 17 Apr 2020 16:15:07 +0000

President Rodrigo Duterte has ordered the Department of Health (DoH) to investigate hospitals that reportedly refused to admit patients, including those suspected of having the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19). In a televised public address on Thursday night, the President bared that he received reports that nine hospitals had turned away patients. “I’m sorry, but there […]

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