Philippines

Benguet opens 92nd ‘Malasakit Center’

Benguet opens 92nd ‘Malasakit Center’ By Liza Agoot   MALASAKIT CENTER. Officials of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD), Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO), Department of Health (DOH), and the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth), with Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go, formally open the 92nd “Malasakit Center” at the Benguet General Hospital on Friday (Nov.20, … Continue reading

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Malasakit Centers one-stop-shops for med aid, not for Covid-19

MANILA (Philippines News Agency)  – Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go on Thursday belied misinformation circulating on social media about Malasakit Centers, clarifying that no donations are accepted or distributed in these centers. “There are no donations in Malasakit Centers. First of all, Malasakit Centers are simply intended as one-stop shops for poor and indigent patients … Continue reading

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No political considerations in Malasakit Centers: Senator Bong Go

No political considerations in Malasakit Centers: Go By Filane Mikee Cervantes MANILA (Philippines News Agency)  — Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go said on Friday there are no “partisan or political considerations” in the Malasakit Centers, which provide medical assistance to all poor Filipinos. Go made the statement following Albay Rep. Edcel Lagman’s call for the … Continue reading