Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine


Ona not yet out, on 'extended leave'

Nov 28, 2014 - 1:56 PM

UPDATED In a phone conversation the health secretary is told by Executive Secretary Paquito Ochoa to go on extended leave Deputy Presidential Spokesperson Abigail Valte says

ON HIS WAY OUT? Health Secretary Enrique Ona meets President Benigno Aquino III on the last day of his month-long leave. File photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Is Ona on his way out?

Nov 27, 2014 - 8:08 PM

UPDATED Health Secretary Enrique Ona expects to meet President Benigno Aquino III on the last day of his month long leave Whether he will be asked to stay on will depend on the President

GREEN LIGHT. Health Secretary Enrique Ona says they are ready as advocates anticipate the full implementation of the Reproductive Health law. File photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Garin: Herbosa's DOH post will depend on CSC, DOJ 'input'

Nov 24, 2014 - 2:44 PM

Acting Health Secretary Janette Garin says the health department has asked the civil service and justice agencies to clarify the status of the undersecretary

Janette Garin: DOH Acting Secretary or OIC?

Nov 22, 2014 - 8:00 AM

Which one is her official designation? Even documents from the health department add to the confusion

UNDER FIRE. Acting Secretary Janette Garin faces criticisms over changes she implemented in the department's central office recently. File photo by Jose Del/Rappler

Palace: Herbosa still health undersecretary

Nov 21, 2014 - 3:26 PM

Malacañang says Health Undersecretary Ted Herbosa has returned to the health department and is awaiting further instructions from Acting Secretary Janette Garin

NOT FIRED. Health Undersecretary Ted Herbosa will continue his duties in the department. From the Phi Kappa Mu fraternity website

WHO: No complaint filed over DOH vaccines purchase

Nov 21, 2014 - 2:48 PM

The World Health Organization in the Philippines says it does not comment on any government investigation

Ona ordered probe into vaccines procurement prior to leave

Nov 11, 2014 - 2:53 PM

An independent review committee created upon orders of Health Secretary Enrique Ona is expected to submit its report within the month


DOH vows to cooperate with NBI on vaccine probe

Nov 11, 2014 - 11:28 AM

The health department says it respects the rule of law and will not tolerate violations


NBI probes Ona, DOH over vaccine procurement

Nov 10, 2014 - 4:48 PM

Justice Secretary Leila de Lima cites reports that the initially discreet investigation being conducted by her agency is one of the reasons Health Secretary Enrique Ona has gone on leave