P500 hike in BHWs’ allowance mulled

first_imgBacolod City – Councilor CindyRojas, chairperson of the Sangguniang Panlungsod’s Committee on Health, ispushing for a P500 increase in the monthly allowance of barangay health workers(BHWs). From P4,000, city-paid health workers should receive P4,500 monthly,Rojas said. The current allowance is not sufficient to cover the daily expenses ofthe health workers, she explained. center_img BHWs are frontliners that ensure the implementation of the citygovernment’s healthcare services and programs./PNlast_img