Department of Health

DOH approved booster shots in vac Priority group

MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Health (DOH) has approved the recommendation of the Health Technology Assessment Council (HTAC) for Covid-19 vaccine booster shots and additional doses in the vaccination priority group. The HTAC released an interim recommendation on Oct. 13 recommending that healthcare workers and senior citizens receive booster doses at least six months [...]

MANILA, Philippines – The 961,000 Moderna and 190,000 Sputnik V  COVID-19 vaccines procured by the Philippine government arrived in the country on Saturday, September 18, 2021. As per National Task Force Against COVID-19, the said shipment was landed at Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) Terminal 1 on Saturday around 4 pm. The national government procured about [...]

Manila, Philippines – The 249,600 Moderna COVID-19 vaccines procured by the Philippine government arrived in the country on Sunday, June 27, 2021. These vaccines were developed by the United States National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) and the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA). The said shipment landed at Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) [...]

Manila, Philippines – The 2 Million doses of Sinovac COVID-19 vaccines procured by the Philippine government arrived in the country on Thursday, June 24, 2021. These vaccines were developed by the Chinese drug-maker Sinovac Biotech. The said shipment landed at Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) Terminal 2 on Thursday around 7:26 am. Also present in [...]

DOH: Latest COVID-19 Tally as of June 20, 2021 (Philippines)

MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Health (DOH) of the Philippines has released the latest COVID-19 tally of active cases, deaths and recoveries on Sunday, June 20, 2021. The number of active cases in the Philippines has slightly decreased by 5,803. The total active cases in the Philippines as of June 20, 2021 is 57,679. [...]

DOH: Latest COVID-19 Tally as of June 19, 2021 (Philippines)

MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Health (DOH) of the Philippines has released the latest COVID-19 tally of active cases, deaths and recoveries on Saturday, June 19, 2021. The number of active cases in the Philippines has slightly increased by 6,959. The total active cases in the Philippines has now ballooned to 59,439. Meanwhile, 9,407 [...]

DOH: Latest COVID-19 Tally as of June 18, 2021 (Philippines)

MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Health (DOH) of the Philippines has released the latest COVID-19 tally of active cases, deaths and recoveries on Friday, June 18, 2021. The number of active cases in the Philippines has slightly increased by 6,833. The total active cases in the Philippines has now ballooned to 61,776. Meanwhile, 3,441 [...]

DOH: Latest COVID-19 Tally as of June 17, 2021 (Philippines)

MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Health (DOH) of the Philippines has released the latest COVID-19 tally of active cases, deaths and recoveries on Thursday, June 17, 2021. The number of active cases in the Philippines has slightly increased by 6,637. The total active cases in the Philippines has now ballooned to 58,407. Meanwhile, 7,637 [...]

DOH: Latest COVID-19 Tally as of June 16, 2021 (Philippines)

MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Health (DOH) of the Philippines has released the latest COVID-19 tally of active cases, deaths and recoveries on Wednesday, June 16, 2021. The number of active cases in the Philippines has increased by 5,414. The total active cases in the Philippines has now ballooned to 56,170. Meanwhile, 7,637 has [...]

DOH: Latest COVID-19 Tally as of June 15, 2021 (Philippines)

MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Health (DOH) of the Philippines has released the latest COVID-19 tally of active cases, deaths and recoveries on Tuesday, June 15, 2021. The number of active cases in the Philippines has increased by 5,389. The total active cases in the Philippines has now ballooned to 58,063. Meanwhile, 6,667 has [...]