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An Assessment of the Expanded Program on Immunization (EPI) in the Philippines: Supply-side Challenges and Ways Forward
The Philippine Expanded Program on Immunization (EPI) has been in existence since 1976, providing Filipino children access to safe and effective vacci..
Research Paper Series
A Review of Public Expenditures for Nutrition in National Government Agencies of the Philippines (2017-2019)
Given the persistently high under-5 stunting prevalence in the Philippines, it is important to look at how the country has invested in nutrition inter..
Stunting is a human development disaster. It increases the chances of death in children, and if they do survive, it could still leave permanent scars ..
Widespread chronic malnutrition in the Philippines is a human development disaster, which needs critical and urgent attention. The economic consequenc..
The Financial Health of Select Philippine Hospitals and the Role of the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation as the National Strategic Purchaser of Health Services
Health care providers such as hospitals and primary health care facilities form an integral part of any health system. Providers must have both financ..
Assessment of the Service Capability and Readiness of Philippine Hospitals to Provide High-Quality Health Care
In the Philippines, decisionmakers mostly rely on access indicators in measuring health system performance. However, as the country embarks on path-br..
An Assessment of the Quality of Inpatient Meals and Nutrition and Dietetics Processes in Select Public Hospitals in the Philippines
In hospitals, nutrition care is a set of actions that allows for the identification of patient nutritional needs and the provision of care to address ..
Understanding the direct and indirect health consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic is critical in designing a holistic public health response. This st..
As the Philippines adopts major reforms under the Universal Health Care Act and embarks on an integrated and primary healthcare-oriented system, it is..
Philippine Journal of Development
This paper has two objectives: (1) assess the health sector performance of the Philippines relative to other ASEAN member states and (2) assess region..
An Assessment of National-Level Governance of the Philippines' Responsible Parenthood and Reproductive Health Law: Trends and Ways Forward
Given its wide scope, understanding the progress made by the Responsible Parenthood and Reproductive Health (RPRH) Law requires an acknowledgement of ..
An Assessment of the Expanded Program on Immunization (EPI) in the Philippines: Challenges and Ways Forward
The Philippine Expanded Program on Immunization (EPI) has been in existence for almost 40 years. It is one of the major programs of the Department of ..
Noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) have become the major cause of disease burden in the Philippines. In 2019, NCDs accounted for about 70 percent of the ..
The unprecedented coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic is the most challenging public health crisis the world has faced in a century. It has overwh..
Projected Disease Transmission, Health System Requirements, and Macroeconomic Impacts of the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) in the Philippines
The novel Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) is a global pandemic that has infected at least 1.2 million people and caused more than 67,000 deaths wo..
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