PhilHealth SHInES: Social Health Insurance Educational Series


The Asian Institute Management (AIM) in partnership with Ateneo de Naga University thru Knowledge for Development Center (KDC) & Personnel Office will host a videoconference entitled: PhilHealth SHInES: Social Health Insurance Educational Series on November 26, 2012-2:00 p.m until 5:00 p.m @ the Multi-Purpose Hall, 3rd floor of the James O'Brien Library, Ateneo de Naga University.

The lecture is an educational campaign aimed to raise awareness in social health insurance. The “Philippine Health Insurance Corporation together with the Department of Health, envisions the country to attain universal Health care...Through the National Health Insurance Program (NHIP), PhilHealth seeks to provide financial risk protection to all Filipinos and ensure that no Filipino will be afraid of getting sick.”

The topics in the lecture will include:

  1. Social Health Insurance and Social Solidarity
  2. Legacies of Social Health Insurance
  3. Health Inequalities in the Philippines
  4. Universal Health Care, Redefined
  5. Social Health Insurance Towards Universal health Care

The actual lecture by Dr. Eduardo P. Banzon, PhilHealth President & CEO, will be conducted at the Asian Institute of Management (AIM).