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    Date: 2022-06-21 12:57:23.772732


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Medical assistance for epididymitis diagnosis

Requested from DOH by T. Ortega at 12:57 PM on Jun 21, 2022.
Purpose: For my medical expenses for my treatment
Date of Coverage: 05/26/2022 - 06/21/2022
Tracking no: #DOH-482029486424

Ortega 12:57 PM, Jun 21, 2022


I am seeking assistance for my medical consultation and also professional fees on the diagnosis that was informed to me by my doctor. As i am not able to get back to work for almost 1 month period

Receiving Officer 08:15 AM, Jun 22, 2022

June 22, 2022

Dear Thomas Andrei,

Thank you for your request dated Jun 21, 2022 under Executive Order No. 2 (s. 2016) on Freedom of Information in the Executive Branch, for Medical assistance for epididymitis diagnosis.

We received your request on Jun 21, 2022 and will respond on or before Jul 12, 2022 12:57:23 PM, in accordance with the Executive Order's implementing rules and regulations.

Should you have any questions regarding your request, kindly contact me using the reply function on the eFOI portal at, for request with ticket number #DOH-482029486424.

Thank you.


FOI Receiving Officer
FOI Officer

Maker 05:47 PM, Jun 22, 2022

June 22, 2022

Dear Thomas Andrei Ortega,


Thank you for your request dated Jun 21, 2022 12:57:23 PM under Executive Order No. 2 (s. 2016) on Freedom of Information in the Executive Branch.

Your Request

You asked for Medical assistance for epididymitis diagnosis.

Response to Request

Your FOI request is approved. 

Attached are the FAQs on the DOH Malasakit Program for your reference. Contact the DOH hotlines on this link:  to get medical assistance and facilitate your request

In addition, kindly submit the following documents to the Malasakit Program Office or the Malasakit Centers

1. Medical Certificate or medical abstract
2. Certificate of Indigency
3. Drug or Medicine prescription or treatment protocol, as applicable
4. Laboratory or diagnostic request
5. Hospital bill

For inquiries, contact the DOH Malasakit Program Office at telephone number (02) 8651-7800 local 1806-1815 or email at 

Thank you

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If you are not satisfied with the result of the review, you then have the right to appeal to the Office of the President under Administrative Order No. 22 (s. 2011).

Thank you.


FOI Decision Maker
FOI Receiving Officer

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