PhilHealth Maternity Benefits
Finally, let’s discuss the PhilHealth maternity benefits for mothers who are about to give birth.
First, they have the Maternity Care Package worth Php6,500 in accredited hospitals and Php8,000 in accredited birthing homes or maternity clinics. It covers prenatal care, Normal Spontaneous (vaginal) Delivery, and postpartum period services, including postpartum check-ups.
For women who need to undergo Cesarean Section, PhilHealth can cover up to Php19,000.
Women who are about to give birth can avail of the PhilHealth maternity benefits covering vaginal delivery or C-section. Moreover, many conditions complicating pregnancy, childbirth, or puerperium are also covered. There’s also the Z Package, which can cater to breast and cervical cancers.
Finally, if you want to know more about PhilHealth benefits that apply to your condition, please talk to your attending physician. Many healthcare facilities also have a dedicated office where you can discuss what PhilHealth can cover.
Learn more about Women’s Health here.