Here is the May 2, 2020 (Saturday) virtual presser of the Department of Health (DoH).
Undersecretary Maria Rosario Vergerie will address the nation and will give updates with the latest status of the country on its fight the COVID-19 pandemic. Likewise, Usec. Vergerie will answer questions coming from media and other individuals related to the new coronavirus issue.
Here are some of the important information on today’s DoH report.
The Department of Health (abbreviated as DOH; Filipino: Kagawaran ng Kalusugan) is the executive department of the Government of the Philippines responsible for ensuring access to basic public health services by all Filipinos through the provision of quality health care and the regulation of all health services and products. It is the government’s over-all technical authority on health. It has its headquarters at the San Lazaro Compound, along Rizal Avenue in Manila.
The head of the department is led by the Secretary of Health, currently Francisco Duque, nominated by the President of the Philippines and confirmed by the Commission on Appointments. The Health Secretary is a member of the Cabinet. – Wikipedia