Healthiest Western Visayas by 2040


To provide an enabling environment for a people-centered, resilient and equitable health system compliant with standards through multi-sectoral collaboration and people empowerment


The Department of Health, as the nation's leader in health, is committed to nurturing Filipinos to be amongst the healthiest in Southeast Asia by 2022 and Asia by 2040 through the development of a productive resilient, equitable and people-centered health system.

We at the DOH, together with our partners, are committed to implementing standards and policies to ensure the highest quality of health services to the satisfaction of our clients. We observe zero-tolerance against corruption, comply with statutory requirements, and continually improve our quality management systems as we provide public service with integrity, excellence and compassion.