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Requested from DOH by Dinbo Macaranas at 02:05 PM on Dec 05, 2018.
Purpose: Research and Development
Date of Coverage: 12/05/2018 - 12/05/2018
Tracking no: #DOH-529606330491



Dinbo 02:05 PM, Dec 05, 2018

Hi,

I would like to request for the following information:

1) Count of Nurses in the Philippines grouped per: 
a) location
b) age
c) gender

2) List of hospitals in the Philippines with:
a) number of beds
b) location/province/region

Madelaine 11:13 AM, Dec 18, 2018

December 18, 2018

Dear Dinbo,

Thank you for your request dated Dec 05, 2018 02:05:39 PM under Executive Order No. 2 (s. 2016) on Freedom of Information in the Executive Branch, for Hospitals and Nurses Data.

We received your request on Dec 05, 2018 02:05:39 PM and will respond on or before Dec 26, 2018 02:05:39 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 https://www.foi.gov.ph/requests/aglzfmVmb2ktcGhyHQsSB0NvbnRlbnQiEERPSC01Mjk2MDYzMzA0OTEM, for request with ticket number #DOH-529606330491.

Thank you.

Respectfully,

April Molina
FOI Officer

Dr. Kenneth 11:44 AM, Dec 21, 2018

December 21, 2018

Dear Dinbo Macaranas,

I refer to my letter of Dec 05, 2018 02:05:39 PM; about your request under Executive Order No. 2 (s. 2016) on Freedom of Information in the Executive Branch, for Hospitals and Nurses Data.

Our response to your request is due on Dec 26, 2018 02:05:39 PM. Unfortunately, it is taking longer than expected to deal with your request because the requested data has been endorsed to Health Human Resource Development Bureau (HHRDB) for the Nurses Data and Health Facility Development Bureau (HFDB) for the Hospital data and we are still awaiting for their responses. 

I apologize for this delay but have applied for an extension so we could work further on your request. We hope to be able to send you a response on or before Jan 23, 2019 02:05:39 PM.

Should you have any questions regarding your request, kindly contact me using the reply function on the eFOI portal at https://www.foi.gov.ph/requests/aglzfmVmb2ktcGhyHQsSB0NvbnRlbnQiEERPSC01Mjk2MDYzMzA0OTEM, for request with ticket number #DOH-529606330491.

Thank you.

Respectfully,

Dr. Kenneth Ronquillo
FOI Officer

Dr. Kenneth 10:10 AM, Dec 28, 2018

December 28, 2018

Dear Dinbo Macaranas,

Greetings!

Thank you for your request dated Dec 05, 2018 02:05:39 PM under Executive Order No. 2 (s. 2016) on Freedom of Information in the Executive Branch.

Your Request

You asked for Hospitals and Nurses Data.

Response to Request

Your FOI request is approved. I enclose a copy of some of the information you requested on the List of Licensed Government and Private Hospitals from the Health Facilities and Services Regulatory Bureau (HFSRB). This list includes information on the name of hospital, location, ownership, classification and bed capacity. 

Please note that we are only able to provide some of the information you have requested for as request for information on the count of nurses in the Philippines was endorsed to the DOH Health Human Resource Development Bureau (HHRDB) are we are still awaiting for their response.  We will provide you a copy once we receive their feedback.

Your right to request a review

If you are unhappy with this response to your FOI request, you may ask us to carry out an internal review of the response by writing to Undersecretary Lilibeth C. David, Chair of Data Governance Oversight Committee/ DOH Central Appeals and Review Committee. Your review request should explain why you are dissatisfied with this response, and should be made within 15 calendar days from the date when you received this letter. We will complete the review and tell you the result within 30 calendar days from the date when we receive your review request.

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.

Respectfully,

Ms. April Molina
FOI Receiving Officer

Attachments:
 List-of-Licensed-Government-and-Private-Hospitals-as-of-December-31-2017.pdf

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