President Rodrigo Duterte approved a government task force’s recommendation to file criminal and administrative charges against former Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth) president Ricardo Morales and other PhilHealth executives allegedly involved in billion-peso anomalies.

“I’m sorry for them but you have to undergo trial,” Duterte said in a late-night press briefing on Monday, September 14.

The officials include the following:

  • Ricardo Morales, former PhilHealth president and CEO 
  • Jovita Aragona, senior vice president for the information management sector
  • Calixto Gabuya Jr, acting senior manager of the information technology and management department
  • Renato Limsiaco Jr, senior vice president for the fund management sector
  • Israel Francis Pargas, senior vice president for the health finance policy sector

Task Force PhilHealth submits 177-page report to Duterte

The inter-agency task force investigating irregularities in the Philippine Health Insurance Corp. (PhilHealth) on Monday submitted its 177-page initial report to President Rodrigo Roa Duterte.”As the task force awaits any further directives from the President, its composite team will… Read More

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