Category: Illnesses

Philhealth Coverage for Gastritis

Gastritis is an inflammation or irritation of the stomach’s lining. There are 3 types of Philhealth coverages: 6,000 pesos 6,100 pesos 12,800 pesos Philhealth deduction or coverage for the following is 6,000 pesos (1,800 for PF; 4,200 for hospital costs) Other specified noninfective gastroenteritis and colitis; Eosinophilic gastritis or gastroenteritis Philhealth coverage for the following […]

Philhealth Coverage for Ovarian Cyst Removal or Cystectomy

Here are the amounts of Philhealth coverages or Philhealth deductions for the following surgical procedures performed on the OVARY: OVARIAN CYSTECTOMY or OVARIAN CYST REMOVAL The removal of an ovarian cyst through surgery is called Ovarian Cystectomy. During surgery, the cyst or tumor is removed, but the ovary is preserved and left intact. Ovarian Cystectomy, unilateral […]

Philhealth Coverage for STROKE

HEMORRHAGIC STROKE The total Philhealth coverage for Hemorrhagic Stroke is: 38,000 pesos 38,000 pesos is allocated as: Coverage for Hospital Costs:  26,600 pesos Coverage for Professional Fee:  11,400 pesos The following kinds of Hemorrhagic Stroke are covered: Code I60.0 Subarachnoid hemorrhage from carotid siphon and bifurcation Code I60.1 Subarachnoid hemorrhage from middle cerebral artery Code […]

Philhealth Coverage for Chemotherapy

Here are Philhealth coverage amounts for Chemotherapy. Chemotherapy is the use of chemicals or medications to kill cancer cells.  Most chemotherapy is delivered intravenously. Code 96408 Chemotherapy administration Coverage for hospital expense:  5,600 pesos Coverage for professional fee (PF):  1,680 pesos Total coverage:  7,280 pesos Code 96440 Chemotherapy administration into pleural cavity, requiring and including […]