The Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth) was created in 1995 to create a universal health coverage for the Philippines. It is a tax-exempt, government-owned and government-controlled corporation (GOCC) of the Philippines, and is attached to the Department of Health. It states its goal as insuring a sustainable national health insurance program for all.
Caritas Health Shield
CARITAS HEALTH SHIELD, INC. revolutionized the concept of health care services in the country from the date of its establishment in 1995. With its present extensive network of over 100 branch offices supported by no less than 554 hospitals and clinics, manned nationwide by more than 7,500 professional medical specialists and practitioners, CARITAS HEALTH SHIELD confidently provides customer-friendly medical services for all its privileged and ever-growing number of 300,000 members.
Cocolife is the biggest Filipino-owned stock life insurance corporation in the country, with the distinction of being the first and only ISO 9001:2000 compliant company. It offers a complete array of life insurance, non-life, healthcare and mutual fund products through its various business units and subsidiaries, and maintains a nationwide network of fully-computerized branches, with more than 2,000 highly-trained underwriters, account executives and field managers.
Asalus Corporation is now popularly known as Intellicare, the brand name of its HMO business. Its mission is to lead, innovate, and trailblaze a holistic approach to healthcare management by consistently providing top-quality, highly-personalized healthcare services that are easily available, accessible, and affordable. Its brand of service excellence goes beyond the usual norm of patient care by adding to its multi-faceted dimensions Intellicare’s compassion for member-patients.
MediCard is a Health Maintenance Organization that provides a comprehensive health care program for its members. This includes emergency care, hospital confinement, preventive health care, dental care and out-patient consultation services.
Lacson & Lacson
Extensive medical coverage for Inpatient care (which includes coverage for Room and Board, Doctors, Specialists, Surgeon’s Fees, Surgeries and Procedures, Blood and Plasma, Modern Modalities, etc.) and Outpatient care (which includes consultations, prescribed laboratory exams and tests, and even minor procedures or surgeries).
ValuCare is a Managed Care Company established by a group of medical practitioners with a commitment to provide comprehensive health care through outpatient consultation and hospitalization benefits packaged and accessed via its network of health care providers and facilities.
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