The health system of the Philippines has been revitalized by the recent Administration. This is in line with the administration’s thrust to prioritize delivery services to the masses and improve the quality of life of all Filipinos especially the poor. The health sector of the country works hard to ensure accessibility and quality of health care to improve the quality of life of the Filipinos. The government budget for health raise up by 22% from Php 11.563 billion of 2007 to Php 2,715 billion for 2008, (inclusive of Php 1 billion fund for the government hospital).
The position of the Medical Tourism in the country was able to meet higher standard. Since residents of industrialized countries travel to obtain medical, dental, surgical care at a low-cost world class medical treatment. The Philippines has been growing as a tourist destination of choice for health and vacation because of the world class physicians, modern technology and the distinctive Filipino way of caring and giving compassion, giving clients a high quality experience with such outstanding results.