Last February 2013, the PHILHEALTH launched the Case Type Z Packages for heart surgeries, in particular, for coronary artery bypass graft (CABG), total correction of Tetralogy of Fallot (TOF), patch repair of ventricular septal defect (VSD), to patients who are eligible PHILHEALTH members or dependents.
Details of the packages are as follows:
I. Fund support
CABG surgery: Php 550,000
TOF Correction: Php 320,000
VSD Repair Php 250,000
II. Accredited Hospitals (as of March 4, 2013)
CABG surgery: Philippine Heart Center (PHC), Philippine General Hospital (PGH), Vicente Sotto Medical Center (Cebu), and Southern Philippines Medical Center (Davao)
TOF correction and VSD Repair: PHC and PGH
III. OPEN to eligible Philhealth members/dependents
Sponsored members: NO BALANCE BILLING
Nonsponsored members: Fixed co-pay
Please watch http://vimeo.com/60722263 for more information.