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PhilHealth Contribution for Hospital Bill

After being diagnosed with gastritis and bile reflux, my asawa was ready to be discharged from Medicus Hospital in Iloilo City. This post, “PhilHealth Contribution=$300…

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Dengue Hospital Costs Covered by PhilHealth

“This is 2015 and you’re a business operating WITHOUT the internet?”

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You’re Moving to the Philippines and Expect to Find a Job?

So you think you can find a job!!!

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Paying Bills? Pay Bills Online or go to a SM Mall?

Live in the Philippines and paying bills? Here’s some tips.

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Outrageous Medical Costs at Philippines Hospitals.

Be careful! Some hospitals in the Philippines will rip you off!

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More Medical Costs at Healthcare Clinic in Guimaras

With the recent events concerning my asawa’s health, an ECG, ultrasound and blood test were in order.

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Back to the Doctor in Iloilo. Medical Costs in the Philippines

Been writing some posts recently about medical costs in the Philippines.  My asawa and I visited Mercury Drug in Iloilo City last week, and she…

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More Medical Costs. Return to our Iloilo City Doctor

Returned to Iloilo City this past Monday so the results of my asawa’s medical tests, the ultrasound and blood test, could be seen by her…

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Medical Costs at Healthcare Clinic on Guimaras Island

Visted Dr. Jacobo in Iloilo City recently. My asawa has been complaining of some abdomen pain, and our new physician wrote an order for an…

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Medical Costs in the Philippines. Our New Doctor in Iloilo City.

Recently took my asawa to a doctor in Iloilo City highly recommended by my American expat friend Paul.  Robert S. Jacobo, MD, a general practitioner,…

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Big Cockroach in Little China. Our First Night in Manila.

China Town. Manila. Binondo is an enclave in Manila that is  primarily populated by ethnic Chinese living in the Philippines, and is the oldest Chinatown in the…

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Our Death-Defying FX Driver in Manila.

Lane markings on roads and highways in Manila are merely suggestions. Traveling anywhere in the Metro Manila is at best, an adventure, at worst, a…

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The Ultrasound Results. The Mammogram Verdict

Sunday arrives and my wife and I head out again on the pump boat from Jordan Wharf in Guimaras on our fourth straight day to…

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