Tag Archives: DOH

DOH hiring medical frontliners, with benefits under Bayanihan 2

Department of Health (DOH) is continuously hiring medical frontliners to augment the country’s health workforce while battling the COVID-19 pandemic. All over the country, DOH is hiring physicians as medical specialists and medical officers, nurses, nursing attendants, respiratory therapists, radiologic technologists, medical technologists, medical equipment technicians, admin assistants such as encoders, and ambulance driver aides.… Read More »

UHC Law requires nurses, allied health grads of SUCs 3-year return service

The newly-signed Universal Health Care (UHC) Law will require government scholars of nursing and other health related courses for a 3-year return service in public health. That includes graduates of 112 state universities and colleges (SUCs), and 78 local universities and colleges (LUCs) who availed of free education covered by Free Tuition Law. Department of… Read More »

Senators restore P7.4B to DOH HRH 2019 budget

Lawmakers moved to restore the slashed budget of Department of Health (DOH), including those allocated for Human Resource for Health Deployment Program during the continuing interpellation at the Senate. Noting the P28 billion budget cut suffered by the health department in the 2019 National Expenditure Program (NEP) submitted by the Department of Budget and Management,… Read More »

Salaries under the 2019 DOH HRH Deployment Program

Department of Health (DOH), through its regional offices now called Centers for Health Development, is currently hiring health workers for Human Resource for Health (HRH) Deployment Program 2019. Check below for salaries of respective cadres under the program. DOH HRH Deployment Program is an annual hiring and deployment of nurses, dentists, midwives, medical technologists, pharmacists… Read More »

Doctors to the Barrios 2019 Application

The Department of Health (DOH) is now calling for applications for 2019 Doctors to the Barrios program. To address the lack of doctors in rural communities in the Philippines, DOH has introduced the Doctors to the Barrios program in 1993. Since then, over 30 batches of doctors have been deployed to various geographically isolated and… Read More »

DOH-6 opens HRH Deployment Program 2019 application

The Department of Health Regional Office 6 (DOH-6) announces that they are now accepting applications of nurses, doctors, midwives, dentists, pharmacists and other health professionals for Human Resource for Health (HRH) Deployment Programs in 2019. HRH Deployment Program is the thrust of DOH where health professionals are hired and deployed to rural health units, birthing… Read More »

REGION 6: Special Exam for 2018 HRH Deployment Program applicants

The Department of Health in Regional Office 6 announced that there will be a special examination for applicants in the Human Resource for Health Deployment Programs 2018 who failed to print their confirmation slips and similar reasons. HRH Deployment Programs 2018 hires nurses, doctors, midwives, dentists, medical technologists, pharmacists, and allied health workers for deployment… Read More »

DOH-6 Qualifying Exam Schedule for 2018 HRH Deployment Programs

If you are one of those who applied for a slot in the 2018 HRH Deployment Programs in Region 6, there’s already a schedule of Qualifying Exam set by the Department of Health (DOH). DOH Regional Office in Western Visayas has announced the tentative schedule of qualifying exam for all confirmed applicants of 2018 HRH… Read More »

Salaries under 2018 DOH Deployment Programs

One of the major factors that draws health workers (especially nurses) to the DOH Deployment Programs is the salary rate, which is higher compared to what they would be earning in private sector or even in government hospitals. Former Department of Health secretary Paulyn Ubial emphasized this factor during media interviews, announcing then that nurses… Read More »