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Hospital and Burial Financial Assistance

Requested from PCSO by A. Pascual at 08:41 PM on Apr 10, 2023.
Purpose: Asking for assistance for hospital and burial expenses
Date of Coverage: 04/04/2023 - 04/09/2023
Tracking no: #PCSO-944589898437

Pascual 08:41 PM, Apr 10, 2023

Hello! We would like to request for your assistance for payment for my father's hospital and burial expenses who is a retired government employee (Kagawad of Aguho, Pateros).

We hope you can help us. Thank you.


Arnel Pascual

Jimenez 08:04 AM, Apr 11, 2023

April 11, 2023

Dear Arnel,

Thank you for your request dated Apr 10, 2023 under Executive Order No. 2 (s. 2016) on Freedom of Information in the Executive Branch, for Hospital and Burial Financial Assistance.

We received your request on Apr 10, 2023 and will respond on or before May 01, 2023 08:41:32 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 #PCSO-944589898437.

Thank you.


Ruchiella T. Jimenez
FOI Officer

Decision Maker - Admin 08:43 AM, Apr 11, 2023

April 11, 2023

Dear Arnel Pascual,


Thank you for your request dated Apr 10, 2023 08:41:32 PM under Executive Order No. 2 (s. 2016) on Freedom of Information in the Executive Branch.

Your Request

You asked for Hospital and Burial Financial Assistance.

Attached herewith are documentary requirements for each type of assistance under the PCSO Medical Access Program.  

We wish to inform you that the application for assistance shall depend upon the location of the hospital/health facility where the patient is being managed/ treated and if the hospital/facility has a Malasakit Center.

Patient confined or being treated in hospitals/facilities with Malasakit Centers should submit their application for assistance thru the Malasakit Centers, while patients being treated in hospitals/facilities with no Malasakit Centers should apply for assistance with the nearest branch offices or thru Online Application for hospitals/facilities in the National Capital Region.  

You can find the list of Malasakit Centers nationwide through our website at Look for the Programs and Services tab and click Medical Access Program under CAD Programs and Services.

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