Good news! Philhealth KonSulta Package is now available in 33 healthcare facilities in Iloilo Province.
Iloilo Provincial Health Office announced that Philhealth has accredited 30 primary care facilities and 3 district hospitals after completing assessment and evaluation by the health insurance agency.
The PhilHealth came up with this program under the Universal Healthcare Law that aims to provide more benefits for PhilHealth members. It can greatly help in outpatient situations. A private or government health facility can be accredited by PhilHealth to provide the KonSulTa Benefit Package. The application for Konsulta accreditation is open to non-hospital facilities such as rural health units, ambulatory surgical clinics and infirmaries.
Philhealth Konsulta Package has been expanded to include targeted health risk screening and assessment, initial, and follow up consultations, selected laboratory tests, drugs and medicines as needed by the patients and as recommend by their primary care physician.
Laboratory and diagnostic examinations under the package include complete blood count with platelet count, urinalysis, fecalysis, sputum microscopy, fecal occult blood, Pap smear, lipid profile, fasting blood sugar, oral glucose tolerance test, electrocardiogram, creatinine and HbA1c.
Likewise, a total of 21 drugs and medicines shall be made available such as anti-microbial, anti-asthma, antipyretics, anti-dyslipidemia, anti-diabetic, and anti-hypertensive medicines, including fluids and electrolytes, anti-thrombotic, and anti-histamines.
These Medical Services may be availed at any PhilHealth Accredited Health facilities in the Province of Iloilo such as the following:
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1. Banate Rural Health Unit and Birthing Facility
2. Batad Rural Health Unit
3. Bingawan Rural Health Unit
4. Carles Rural Health Unit and Birthing Clinic
5. Concepcion Primary Care Facility
6. Dingle Rural Health Unit and Birthing Facility
7. Igbaras Municipal Health Office
8. Lemery Rural Health Unit
9. Leon Rural Health Unit
10. Ajuy Rural Health Unit
11. Oton Rural Health Unit
12. Lambunao Rural Health Unit
13. San Enrique Rural Health Unit
14. San Joaquin Rural Health Unit
15. Sara Rural Health Unit
16. Tubungan Rural Health Unit and Birthing Facility
1. Dr. Ricardo Y. Ladrido Memorial Hospital, Lambunao, Iloilo
2. Governor Niel D. Tupas Sr. District Hospital, Barotac Viejo, Iloilo
3. Ramon Tabiana Memorial District Hospital, Cabatuan, Iloilo