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Health Policies in the Philippines

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Section 1

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RA 3720 Food, Drug, Devices and Cosmetics Act
RA 5921 Pharmacy Law
PNDPPhilippine National Drug Policy
RA 6675Generics Act of 1988
RA 7394 Consumer Act of the Philippines
RA 7581 Price Act
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RA 8203 Special Law on Counterfeit Drugs
RA 9165 Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act
RA 9257 Expanded Senior Citizens Act of 2003
RA 9502 Universally Accessible, Cheaper and Quality Medicine Act of 2008
RA 8423 Traditional and Alternative Medicine Act
RA 7875 National Health Insurance Act
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Section 2

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RA 5921 (1969) Pharmacy law Standardization and regulation of PE /Examination for registration of pharmacy graduates/ Supervision, control and regulation of pharmacy practice
RA 3720 (1963) Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act insure safe and good quality of food, drug and cosmetic /to regulate the production, sale and traffic of the same to protect the health of the people
Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act An act to ensure the safety and purity of foods and cosmetics, and the purity, efficacy and quality of drugs and devices being made available to the public, vesting the BFAD with authority to administer and enforce the laws pertaining thereto and for other purposes.
RA 7394 (1991) Consumer Act of the Philippines protect the interest of the consumer, promote his general welfare and to establish standards of conduct for business and industry
RA 7581 (1992) Price Act An act providing protection to consumers by stabilizing the prices of basic necessities and prime commodities and by prescribing measures against undue price increases during emergency situations and like occasions
RA 8203 (1996) Special law on counterfeit drugs An act of prohibiting counterfeit drugs
RA 9165 Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002 safeguard the citizenry particularly the youth from the harmful effects of dangerous drugs /safeguard the citizenry particularly the youth from the harmful effects of dangerous drugs
RA 9257 (2003) Expanded Senior Citizen’s Act Act granting additional benefits and privileges to senior citizens
The Traditional and Alternative Medicine Act (TAMA) of 1997 The Traditional and Alternative Medicine Act (TAMA) of 1997 supports the proper use of traditional medicine
Philippine Institute of Traditional and Alternative Health Care PITAHC
RA 7875 The National Health Insurance Act of 1995 Aims to provide health insurance coverage and ensure affordable, acceptable, available and accessible health care services for all citizens of the Philippines within a period of 15 years
The National Health Insurance Program (NHIP) Coverage and program implementation Individually paying program (IPP) Employed sector Non-paying program Sponsored program (formerly called the Indigent program; Medicare para sa Masa)
The Philippine National Drug Policy provide access to safe, effective, essential, high quality and low cost drugs and pharmaceuticals for as many people as possible
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Section 3

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RA 6675 Generics Act of 1988 Promote use of generic terminology
RA 9502 “Cheaper Medicines Act” Universally Accessible, Cheaper and Quality Medicine Act of 2008
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Section 4

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Chapter 1, section 2: effective competition policy /effective competition policy
Chapter 1, section 3: reserve instrument the regulation of prices/resolved in favor of protecting public health”
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Section 5