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Accreditation Requirements

General Requirements
  • PhilHealth application form - properly accomplished
  • Warranties of Accreditation - duly notarized
  • Accreditation fee - proof of payment (see appropriate fee schedule).
specific requirements per type of institution

For Hospitals (Levels 1, 2, 3 and 4)
  • DOH License - with validity applicable to the accreditation period applied for
  • Certificate of Membership in PHA or PHAP - with validity applicable to the accreditation period applied for
  • Benchbook Self-Assessment and Survey Form - fully accomplished; for 2010 accreditation period, this is optional if hospital already submitted its baseline self-assessment or accomplished Manual II.
    • Self Assessment and Survey Tool
    • Score Sheet
    • Self-Assessment Summary
  • Statement of Intent (SOI) - if applicable
    • For Hospitals applying for initial/re-accreditation from January to April regarding to validity of accreditation, and/or
    • For hospitals applying as Centers of Quality/Excellence

Additional Requirement for Initial Accreditation:
DOH licenses for 3 previous years or its required * alternative document

For Ambulatory Surgical Clinics & Free Standing Dialysis Clinics
  • Current DOH license

Additional Requirements for Initial Accreditation:
DOH license for 3 previous years or its required * alternative document

For Out Patient Benefit Package, Maternity Care Package, and Anti-TB/DOTS Package Providers:
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  • PhilCAT Certificate - optional for initial accreditation of DOTS Providers

NOTE:

Applications for initial accreditation that are non-compliant with the three (3) year rule requirement may refer to PhilHealth Circ. 21 s. 2009 for alternative requirements.