Hospital group backs Covid adviser as health chief
THE Personal Hospitals Affiliation of the Philippines (Phapi) on Thursday has endorsed emergency medical professional and Nationwide Activity Drive in opposition to Coronavirus illness 2019 (Covid-19) particular marketing consultant Dr. Teodoro Herbosa as the following well being secretary.
In a authorities briefing, Phapi president Dr. Jose Rene de Grano mentioned that their endorsement is in keeping with the endorsements made by the Philippine Medical Affiliation and its allied organizations.
Herbosa was additionally endorsed by Go Negosyo founder Jose Maria “Joey” Concepcion third, however he additionally backed infectious illness professional Dr. Edsel Maurice Salvana for the submit.
He hoped that President-Elect Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. accepts their endorsements.
De Grano additionally mentioned that Marcos ought to instantly identify his well being chief in order that the medical neighborhood can help the brand new administration when it comes to his well being agenda.
“I hope our President-elect names his well being chief, and we additionally count on from the medical neighborhood to have an open communication [with his new health secretary] that will assist our medical doctors, hospitals and totally different well being care amenities.” De Grano mentioned in Filipino.