Philippines stops health workers going abroad to fight coronavirus
The Philippines has stopped doctors, nurses, medics and other healthcare workers from going abroad while it needs their skills to meet the threat of the coronavirus spreading at home, a foreign affairs official said.
The aim is “to prioritize human resource allocation for the national health care system,” according to the resolution posted on Twitter by Foreign Affairs Undersecretary Brigido Dulay.The ban will remain in place until the Philippines ends its state of emergency and countries that would hire the medical personnel lift their coronavirus-related travel restrictions.
As of Friday, the Philippines had recorded 4,195 cases of coronavirus, with 221 deaths.The government has also suspended negotiations for bilateral labor agreements covering government-to-government deployment of health workers. Read more: Manila Bulletin News »
wala naman saysay eto kasi may travel ban.. If this is case, eh kailangan dapat taasan ang suweldo ng mga health workers! Lord knows how many health workers have already perished from battling the coronavirus. Baba kasi ng suweldo pero sobrang taas ng pork barell money para sa congress men I think it is against human rights.
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Philippines suspends deployment of health workers abroad to fight COVID-19Sir teddyboylocsin is this true? DFAPHL Ni isang kusing wla kmi nahita sa gobyerno simula mag aral kami ng Nursing. Nagpakahirap magulang namin para makatapos kmi from private schools kahit na nagdialysis 3x a week ama ko noon. Nakakalungkot ang balitang ito. Sakim ang gobyerno Not to be selfish but Country first.
‘Fallen COVID-19 health frontliners deserve Libingan ng mga Bayani resting place’MANILA, Philippines — Filipino health frontliners who died while fighting the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) menace deserve to be laid to rest at the Libingan ng mga Bayani, NAMercadoINQ Hindi sila dapat ilibing don... DAHIL HINDI NAMAN SILA MAGNANAKAW!!! NAMercadoINQ Choice ng family nila yun kung gustong ka level si Marcos. Gusto kaya nila ang tanong? NAMercadoINQ sincere sana ang suggestion nung lawmaker at hindi nagpapapogi lang. hirap na kasing basahin ng mga tao ngayon.
Palace says fallen COVID-19 frontliners may be laid to rest at Libingan ng mga BayaniHealth workers who died while at the forefront of the country’s efforts to contain the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) may be laid to rest at the Libingan ng mga Bayani (LNMB), Malacañang said. | DJEsguerraINQ DJEsguerraINQ This is good.. They are unsung heroes of today.. DJEsguerraINQ Too little. Too late in the game! Kaya ayaw magsagawa ng mass testing dahil bubulwak ang massive infection! Many are dying with out getting tested! To suppress the data! Buying time and deflecting the truth na INUTIL ANG GOBYERNO na probinsya ng China!
POEA defers deployment of health workers abroad as PH grapples COVID-19The Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) has temporarily suspended the deployment of health care workers abroad “to prioritize” human resource in the country. | KAguilarINQ KAguilarINQ Compete with the salaries and benefits of healthworkers abroad.. Maybe then you won't have to ban them since they would rather stay here KAguilarINQ Sana gandahan nyo din ang sweldo. KAguilarINQ Pay us in exact denominations that we are receiving or going to receive abroad, nurse-patient ratio, less ego from some doctors and breaktime and yeah CE units that pinoy nurses pay to renew their licenses pa pala.
LIVE UPDATES: COVID-19 pandemic.SenLeiladeLima wants health workers who died in COVID-19 battle to be declared as national heroes AlfredoGarbin Bakit po hindi muna unahin na HINDI na kakapusin ang PPEs ng mga healthworkers sa loob at labas ng duration date ng lockdown?