Filipinos suffer from dismal access to health services. According to the Philippine government, access to health care in the Philippines has made significant steps forward through its policies that combines the expansion of the social health insurance with the augmentation of Public Private Partnerships. In this paper, we will examine whether the narrative holds true in practice in the Philippines.
Big words are trending in policy debates. 'Universal access to Health Care': what does it even mean? TWHA launches its new dossier to determine what is essential to achieve the universal right to health.