Top Ads

Netizen shows how much is your possible bill if you get hospitalized for five days because of COVID-19

A netizen shared a receipt exhibiting the estimated quantity wanted to pay by a Person below Investigation (PUI) for COVID-19.

On a Facebook submit, Jerick Enopia tried to persuade the individuals to not insist on going to their job by exhibiting how a lot monetary burden they might get in the event that they acquired contaminated by COVID-19.

“So pili nalang. Pilitin pumasok sa work. Kikita ka ng 15-25k vs 90k na estimated bill kapag tinamaan ka. Ikaw bahala,” Enopia stated.

According to the picture he posted, the estimated hospital invoice amounted to 90,223 pesos.

Enopia didn’t disclose the hospital the place the invoice got here from.

Fortunately, Cabinet Secretary Karlo Nograles introduced that the Philippine Insure Corporation (PhilHealth) will shoulder the quarantine, isolation and testing package price.

“The last thing we want is for our citizens to worry about medical costs and expenses. Their only concern should be their well-being and the well-being of their families,” stated Nograles.

However, Nograles didn’t point out if the emergency room price are lined by PhilHealth.

Recently, PhilHealth additionally launched P30-B to accredited hospital as a response towards COVID-19.

“Further, the state health insurer will also provide its members and service partners with additional relief in view of the recent declaration of a state of public health emergency in the country by extending the deadline of payment of contributions for its self-paying direct contributors. They can now pay their first-quarter contributions on or before April 30, 2020, instead of March 31, 2020, without interest,”  the assertion learn.

“Moreover, its policy on a single period of confinement and 45-days coverage are also waived in favor of the member, while the filing period for claims is also extended from the usual 60 days to at least 120 days in favor of the health care providers” 

Aside from testing charges, PhilHealth stated that Filipinos can avail their P14,000 well being package deal in the event that they acquired quarantined due to COVID-19.

People who examined optimistic in COVID-19 may search a beneficiary package deal of as much as P32,000.

Post a Comment