Friday, July 15, 2011
PhilHealth Maternity Benefits
P2,500.00 - Hospital (room and board, drugs and medicines, laboratories, supplies, ancillary procedures, other medically necessary charges);
P2,500.00 - Physician (actual deliver, immediate postpartum care, counseling);
P1,500.00 - Prenatal care.
Total benefit amount is P6,500.00.
Note that this applies only the first four (4) low-risk normal spontaneous deliveries.
The basis for this revised maternity benefit package is Circular No. 39, s. 2009 pursuant to PhilHealth Board Res. No. 1282, s. 2009.
You can read PhilHealth's media release regarding this benefit package here.