Palace rejects claims of PhilHealth’s collapse, says its survival not solely reliant on premiums

MANILA, Philippines ---Malacaang on Tuesday rejected claims that the Philippine Health Insurance Corp (PhilHealth) may collapse by 2022 due to the continuing onslaught of the COVID-19 pandemic on the health sector, saying the survival of the state health insurance firm does notsolely rely on its collections. According to Presidential spokesperson Harry Roque, the government may provide funds to PhilHealth once its reserve funds were depleted. "As (one of the) author of the Universal Healthcare Law, we have never, even for one minute, considered that the survival of PhilHealth will be solely by reason of premiums," Roque said in a Palace press briefing. "Alam po namin hindi makak...Keep on reading: Palace rejects claims of PhilHealth’s collapse, says its survival not solely reliant on premiums

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