ZFF shares know-how with UHC advisory group

The Zuellig Family Foundation (ZFF) is honored to share its on-the-ground experience and knowledge while learning from others in the independent advisory board created by the Department of Health (DOH) to fast-track Universal Health Care (UHC) reforms, with the appointment of Austere A. Panadero, executive director of the ZFF as a member. DOH officer in […]

ZFF shares best practices for UHC

Two abstracts by Zuellig Family Foundation’s local health system (LHS) team were part of the poster presentation during the 25th University of the Philippines (UP) Manila National Institutes of Health Anniversary Conference held on February 27 and 28, 2023 at the UP Bonifacio Global City. This year’s conference theme was “Transforming Health Systems Toward Universal […]

Siargao begins a quest for nutrition resiliency

Resilience to natural and man-made disasters tops the agenda of Siargao Island mayors after they witnessed the devastation of typhoon Odette (international name: Rai). To reach resiliency, the mayors are prioritizing health and nutrition improvements to ensure their constituents’ good health and safety even during emergencies. The Alumni Association of Asian Institute of Management (AAAIM) […]

BARMM leaders and partners set to fulfill UHC

Bangsamoro Region’s health leaders and stakeholders gathered in a two-day summit to learn how Universal Health Care (UHC) has progressed in two implementation sites and the specific steps toward UHC’s full implementation in the region given its distinct structure and context. Two cases were presented: Maguindanao where the health system is devolved to the Bangsamoro […]

DOH-Region 8 partners with ZFF for UHC and nutrition

In a nod to Zuellig Family Foundation’s (ZFF) programs on Universal Health Care (UHC), the Department of Health’s Center for Health Development in Region 8 (DOH-CHD 8) collaborated with ZFF to accelerate UHC implementation and address nutrition challenges in the region. The DOH-CHD 8 has been a ZFF partner since 2013 under health governance leadership […]

Provincial UHC program through ZFF’s academic partnerships

More provincial governors and their health officials are expected to get trained toward the implementation of the Universal Health Care (UHC) law. This comes after the Zuellig Family Foundation (ZFF) conducted a training of trainers (TOT) for 28 faculty members of seven academic institutions. The TOT, held last Oct. 5 to 6 oriented the participants […]

4 north Luzon governors respond to challenge of UHC

During the Department of Health’s series of summits, four governors stated their priorities to advance toward Universal Health Care (UHC). The four are from the provinces of Pangasinan, Ilocos Sur, La Union, and Ilocos Norte, all enrolled in Zuellig Family Foundation’s (ZFF) Provincial Leadership Development Program to Accelerate UHC (LDP-UHC). For Pangasinan Gov. Ramon Guico […]