Galvez on NAP Phase 3: No more trade-offs in COVID-19 response

BAGUIO CITY (02 October 2020) — Government planners gathered here over the weekend to craft the third phase of the government’s national declared policy against COVID-19, which aims to sustain and build on the gains the country have achieved in its fight against the pandemic.

COVID-19 Task Force to Iligan LGU: ramp up testing, health care capacity 

ILIGAN CITY (4 September 2020) – Scaling up testing capacity, building more health care facilities, and discouraging residents from doing home quarantine are among the key measures this city’s local government will carry out for Iligan to be downgraded from its current Modified Enhanced Community Quarantine (MECQ) status. (more…)

Holistic approach vital for faster recovery of COVID-19 patients — Galvez

FORT MAGSAYSAY, SANTA ROSA, NUEVA ECIJA (1 SEPTEMBER 2020) —  As the country continues to scale up its healthcare capacity in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the mental well-being of patients must also be given priority. (more…)

Galvez to health care workers: ‘Serve our people, serve humanity’

Bangsamoro Government Compound, Cotabato City (26 August 2020) —  The National Government appealing anew to the country’s health professionals to serve the country and join the fight against COVID-19. (more…)

NTF COVID-19 prioritizes welfare of modern-day heroes amid pandemic

QUEZON CITY, (20 August 2020) — National Task Force against COVID-19 (NTF COVID-19) Chief Implementer Carlito Galvez Jr. underscored the need to take care of the nation’s modern-day heroes who have been at the forefront of the nation’s fight against the pandemic. (more…)

‘It’s time for us to invest in health services’— Galvez

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY (19 AUGUST 2020)— The continuous scaling up of the country’s healthcare system will be the key in overcoming the COVID-19 pandemic in the long run, according to National Action Plan (NAP) against COVID-19 Chief Implementer Carlito G. Galvez Jr. (more…)

COVID-19 task force bats for workplace safety during Laguna visit

SAN PEDRO CITY, LAGUNA (14 AUGUST 2020)— The business community and local government units should work hand-in-hand to ensure the safety of workers and the general public, as the country transitions to the ‘new normal.’ (more…)

COVID-19 health frontliners unfazed in battle against disease

QUEZON CITY (12 AUGUST 2020)— As the nation continues its battle against the deadly COVID-19 disease, medical frontliners stationed in COVID-dedicated hospitals in Metro Manila have remained steadfast in their commitment to save lives despite the huge health and safety risks involved. (more…)

COVID-19 task force, Binangonan LGU highlight prevention measures to curb virus spread

BINANGONAN, RIZAL (11 AUGUST 2020) — Local governments units are demonstrating that prevention is still the best defense against COVID-19, as they carry out more aggressive measures to contain the spread of the disease in their communities. (more…)

COVID-19 task force beefs up partnership with Taytay, Antipolo through CODE Team launch

TAYTAY, RIZAL (8 AUGUST 2020)— The National Task Force (NTF) against COVID-19 continues to strengthen its partnership with local government units as part of its efforts to ramp up the nation’s testing and contact tracing capacity. (more…)