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==[[Biliran News]]==
 
==[[Biliran News]]==
'''Biliran population reaches almost 162,000 - NSO'''
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'''Biliran Launches Health Care Program'''
*Source: http://pia.gov.ph/news/index.php?menu=2&webregion=R08&article=1331335423791
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*Source: http://www.mb.com.ph/articles/358340/biliran-launches-health-care-program
*By: PIA
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*By: JACK GADAINGAN
*''Friday, April 27, 2012''
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*''Sunday, April 29, 2012''
  
NAVAL, Biliran- The National Statistics Office (NSO) in Biliran revealed that the total population of the province as of May 1, 2010 is 161,760, based on the 2010 Census of Population and Housing.
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NAVAL, Biliran – Rep. Rogelio J. Espina here has launched the “Karamdaman Mo Sagot Ko” program in partnership with the provincial government.
  
The conduct of the 2010 Census of Population and Housing was made official with the signing by President Benigno S. Aquino III of Proclamation No. 362 on March 30, 2012.
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Qualified to enlist in the multi-benefit-oriented program are bonafide residents of Biliran provincial/district who are 18 years old and above. They are required to fill up an E-Health Card Application Form which, if approved after the due evaluation, will entitle them to the following:
  
According to NSO-Biliran head Rose Marie V. Lumbre, the 2010 population in the province of Biliran is higher by 21,486 compared to the 2000 population of 140,274. In 1990, the total population of the province of Biliran is 118,012.
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1. Financial subsidy of P5,000 for health assistance and in special cases may avail other benefits n accordance with the program guidelines, especially such service as: purchase of medicines not available at the Biliran Provincial Hospital or in the Congressional District Office.
  
Lumbre added that the population of the province increased on the average at the rate of 1.43 percent annually during the period from 2000 to 2010.
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2. Ultrasound (to include trans-vaginal, pelvic and abdomen).
  
“This means that there are about three persons added per year for every 200 persons in the population” Lumbre remarked on the trend of growth of population in Biliran province.
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3. Blood transfusion, blood chemistry, x-ray, CT scan and complete laboratory examination.
  
Lumbre acknowledged the successful completion of census-taking conducted by enumerators all over the country including here in the province of Biliran with the support of the local and national officials, government agencies, local government units, media, private agencies and non-government organizations.
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Espina, also a physician, told a press conference at the provincial capitol last week that the program also grants a cash subsidy of P1,500 to a beneficiary-mother who delivers a child under normal condition.
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For complicated cases, the card holder may be given additional benefits in the amount of P5,000 for major surgical operations and P20,000 for chemotherapy.
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The guidelines also extend a minimum of P500 to a maximum of P5,000 for transportation assistance to patient being referred from the Biliran Provincial Hospital to other hospitals, depending on the distance and mode of transportation.
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To complete the assistance package, a burial grant of P5,000 will also be given to the beneficiary.
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The beneficiaries of the “Karamdaman Mo Sagot Ko” program are not actually classified as indigents, but include families/individuals whose savings and properties have been exhausted due to health care.
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Under the program, the Congressional District Office of Representative Espina provides the financial subsidies and privileges to qualified recipients, while the province headed by Biliran Governor Gerry Boy J. Espina undertakes the disbursement and liquidation of the funds covered in the program
  
 
==Biliran Zip Codes==
 
==Biliran Zip Codes==

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Biliran Province, Philippines

  • Biliran is an island Province. In the island of Biliran.
  • Biliran has a total of 132 barangays, 8 municipalites, and 0 cities
  • Registered Voters of Biliran as of (2010) = 81,958
  • Population of Biliran (as of Aug 1, 2007) = 150,031
  • Land Area of Biliran (as of 2007, in hectares) = 53,601
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Biliran News

Biliran Launches Health Care Program

NAVAL, Biliran – Rep. Rogelio J. Espina here has launched the “Karamdaman Mo Sagot Ko” program in partnership with the provincial government.

Qualified to enlist in the multi-benefit-oriented program are bonafide residents of Biliran provincial/district who are 18 years old and above. They are required to fill up an E-Health Card Application Form which, if approved after the due evaluation, will entitle them to the following:

1. Financial subsidy of P5,000 for health assistance and in special cases may avail other benefits n accordance with the program guidelines, especially such service as: purchase of medicines not available at the Biliran Provincial Hospital or in the Congressional District Office.

2. Ultrasound (to include trans-vaginal, pelvic and abdomen).

3. Blood transfusion, blood chemistry, x-ray, CT scan and complete laboratory examination.

Espina, also a physician, told a press conference at the provincial capitol last week that the program also grants a cash subsidy of P1,500 to a beneficiary-mother who delivers a child under normal condition.

For complicated cases, the card holder may be given additional benefits in the amount of P5,000 for major surgical operations and P20,000 for chemotherapy.

The guidelines also extend a minimum of P500 to a maximum of P5,000 for transportation assistance to patient being referred from the Biliran Provincial Hospital to other hospitals, depending on the distance and mode of transportation.

To complete the assistance package, a burial grant of P5,000 will also be given to the beneficiary.

The beneficiaries of the “Karamdaman Mo Sagot Ko” program are not actually classified as indigents, but include families/individuals whose savings and properties have been exhausted due to health care.

Under the program, the Congressional District Office of Representative Espina provides the financial subsidies and privileges to qualified recipients, while the province headed by Biliran Governor Gerry Boy J. Espina undertakes the disbursement and liquidation of the funds covered in the program

Biliran Zip Codes

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