How To Use Your PhilHealth Benefits During Hospitalization

If you have not tried using or claiming your PhilHealth benefits in a hospital, you need to read this. Medical emergencies can happen to us anytime. That is why it is important that we know how to tap on our resources when the need arises. When you find yourself admitted in a hospital, you notContinue reading “How To Use Your PhilHealth Benefits During Hospitalization”

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How To Pay For Your Missed PhilHealth Contributions

While you will not be denied your PhilHealth benefits if you fail to make a contribution payment or two, you will be billed for the unpaid monthly premiums plus interests when you finally decide to settle. That is why you need to keep your PhilHealth contributions updated to avoid having to make payments right whenContinue reading “How To Pay For Your Missed PhilHealth Contributions”

All You Need to Know About The PhilHealth Contribution Hike

Last May (2022), government employees’ PhilHealth contribution increased by 4% (for those earning a monthly basic salary of more than Php 10,000 but less than Php 80,000). This month (June), it’s private employees’ turn to adjust their budget as PhilHealth announced the increase in contributions. Whew! Below are the salient points of the announcement: TheContinue reading “All You Need to Know About The PhilHealth Contribution Hike”

4 Ways to Pay for Your PhilHealth Contributions

Never miss a PhilHealth contribution payment, especially now that we are facing a global pandemic.  If you are used to paying for your contributions at PhilHealth offices, it may be good to know that there are other options available for you.  Choose the most convenient and safe payment method. What is important is you don’tContinue reading “4 Ways to Pay for Your PhilHealth Contributions”

How to Apply for Philhealth Membership as a Student

Now that we are amid a pandemic, we realize how important it is to be covered by a health insurance that we can depend on for additional cash in case of hospitalization. But what if you are just a student and are not yet legally allowed to work, how do you insure yourself? Can youContinue reading “How to Apply for Philhealth Membership as a Student”

The PhilHealth Case Rate Search Mobile App Is Now Available!

PhilHealth members no longer need to guess how much of their hospital bills will be shouldered by PhilHealth.  With the Case Rate Search app, you can begin exploring the different medical cases and corresponding rates that are covered by PhilHealth and take the guesswork out of the entire billing process. Before the app was madeContinue reading “The PhilHealth Case Rate Search Mobile App Is Now Available!”

Ano ang 9/12 Rule ng PhilHealth?

Sa October 1, 2018, ang lahat ng PhilHealth members ay dapat nakakumpleto ng hindi bababa sa 9 months na contributions sa loob ng 12 months BEFORE or BAGO ang hospital confinement, upang magamit ang kanilang mga benepisyo.  Ito ang 9/12 rule na papalit sa 3/6 (3 months paid contributions within the last 6 months priorContinue reading “Ano ang 9/12 Rule ng PhilHealth?”

The OFW’s Quick Guide to PhilHealth Membership and Benefits

Even Filipinos who work abroad, whether land-based or sea-based, must be covered by the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation or PhilHealth. Here is a quick guide that can help OFWs stay updated on their membership: How to register for membership: If currently in the Philippines: Visit the nearest PhilHealth Regional Office, Local Health Insurance Office, PhilHealthContinue reading “The OFW’s Quick Guide to PhilHealth Membership and Benefits”