Philhealth is the government’s way of letting ordinary Filipinos get a quality healthcare plan. With a very affordable rates of premium, Philhealth benefits are among the best when it comes to HMO benefits.
The most common benefits from Philhealth are Benefits by subsidizing room and board when admitted in a hospital, discounts in drugs and medicines. You will also get subsidy for laboratory services and operating room fees. Of course the doctor’s professional fees are also discounted once you present your Philhealth card.
For example, when my dad needed to undergo colonoscopy, we used his Philhealth card and we received 30% subsidy for the original price of P18,000 colonoscopy at FEU NRMF hospital. The Doctor’s fee was also reduced down to 5000 pesos.
Who can avail Philhealth?
All Filipinos can have Philhealth. From voluntary members to Philhealth for OFWs. Philhealth for employees are a standard when you work for a company.
How much is the Philhealth premium? When I was still working for a well-known company, the yearly premium of Philhealth is 1,200/year.
Where is the main office of Philhealth? City State Centre Building 709 Shaw Boulevard, Pasig City
What is Philhealth Contact Phone Number? +63(2)5216676 and 63(2)6379999
You can also pay Philhealth online through Philhealth Electronic Remittance. Get the Philhealth benefits today.