What You Need to Know About Your Philhealth Contributions and Membership Renewal Part 2

Here is the continuation of yesterday’s feature article on Philhealth contributions and membership renewals.  In today’s blog, we will cover the answers to common questions from Philhealth members such as refunds for unused contributions, how to “reactivate” membership after failing to pay several months, and how to continue paying for your Philhealth membership after youContinue reading “What You Need to Know About Your Philhealth Contributions and Membership Renewal Part 2”

What You Need to Know About Your Philhealth Contributions and Membership Renewal Part 1

There are two types of Philhealth members, those whose contributions are regularly remitted by their employers, part of which is deducted from their salaries, and those who pay for their contributions voluntarily.  Of the two types, the latter often fall into the trap of foregoing monthly remittances to Philhealth and as a result, their claimsContinue reading “What You Need to Know About Your Philhealth Contributions and Membership Renewal Part 1”

Philhealth Benefits and More Part 4: Z Benefit Packages (Orthopedic Surgery, Renal Failure, Cancer)

The fourth and final installment of our series on Philhealth benefits will focus on orthopedic surgeries, renal diseases, and other types of cancer.  When availing of these benefits, it is best to see a Philhealth representative at the hospital where you are confined or call their Action Center number at 02-447-7442. Read on. Benefit PackageContinue reading “Philhealth Benefits and More Part 4: Z Benefit Packages (Orthopedic Surgery, Renal Failure, Cancer)”

Philhealth Benefits and More Part 3: Z Benefit Packages

Z Benefit Packages were created by the government to help address patients’ needs of some cancer cases and other illnesses that require longer hospital confinement and special treatment procedures.  These are available through Philhealth and may be availed by contributing members and their qualified dependents. In the third installment of our blog series on PhilhealthContinue reading “Philhealth Benefits and More Part 3: Z Benefit Packages”

The New PhilHealth Contribution Table for 2017

For our information and guidance, the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation or PhilHealth, has released their new contribution schedule for employed and self-employed members, OFWs, and Sponsored Program Members for 2017.  Below is the table of contributions and other important announcements from PhilHealth. Philhealth Contribution Table for OFWs: OFWs or those under the Overseas Workers’ ProgramContinue reading “The New PhilHealth Contribution Table for 2017”

Information on Philhealth Contributions and Membership Renewal : What We All Need to Know

We have been receiving a lot of questions about Philhealth contributions and membership renewals so we decided to run a research on these topics.  Below are just some of the questions we researched on; all answers were lifted from the Philhealth website and memorandum circulars available online: If I don’t get hospitalized in a year,Continue reading “Information on Philhealth Contributions and Membership Renewal : What We All Need to Know”

How To Avail of PCSO Financial Assistance for Dialysis Procedures

Ang Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) ay nagbibigay ng tulong pinansyal sa mga Philhealth at non-Philhealth members na kailangang magpa-dialysis.  Layunin ng programang matugunan ang pangangailangan sa gamot at laboratory procedures ng mga pasyente na may problema sa bato o kidney.  Dahil sa kamahalan ng pagpapa-dialysis, maraming kababayan natin ang nagtitiis sa hirap ng sakitContinue reading “How To Avail of PCSO Financial Assistance for Dialysis Procedures”

Philhealth Facts for Sea-based OFWs

Sea-based Overseas Filipino Workers (OFW) are also encouraged to become Philhealth members or continue their Philhealth contributions even while they are working abroad.  Here are the frequently asked questions of sea-based OFWs regarding Philhealth membership, contributions, and how they can avail of services and benefits. Q: How do I register as a sea-based OFW PhilhealthContinue reading “Philhealth Facts for Sea-based OFWs”