Healthcare Workers - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Healthcare Workers


No rest for heroes

Jun 21, 2020 - 9:01 AM

Inside Manila’s hospital for the poor

EMERGENCY.. Medical workers must wear level 4 protective at the triage area. All photos by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

[OPINION] Clinical clerkship: Being next in line in the pandemic

Jun 18, 2020 - 2:00 PM

'Had I known this pandemic would occur, would I still have pursued the 4 grueling years of medical school, only to be put on the front lines?'

[WATCH]: Rappler Live Jam x PROMIL FOUR: Ira Aclan

Jun 02, 2020 - 7:52 AM

Award-winning violinist and PROMIL® FOUR Gifted Child Ira Aclan concludes our concert series for our frontliners

[WATCH] Rappler Live Jam x PROMIL FOUR: Yessha Dela Calzada

May 15, 2020 - 10:06 AM

Singing sensation and PROMIL® FOUR i-shiner Yessha Dela Calzada continues our concert series for our frontliners

[WATCH] Rappler Live Jam x PROMIL FOUR: Jacob Sarreal

Apr 30, 2020 - 11:54 AM

Filipino saxophonist and gifted child Jacob Sarreal continues our concert series with Promil® Four

[WATCH] Rappler Live Jam x Promil Four: Shaira Luna

Apr 21, 2020 - 5:21 PM

Science whiz, commercial photographer and gifted child Shaira Luna kicks off our concert series with Promil Four

Martial law in Mindanao: DOH hospitals 'fully operational'

May 25, 2017 - 11:05 AM

Health Secretary Paulyn Ubial says her department will not discriminate against any sector in the performance of its duty whether the patients be on the government side or otherwise

The 'care' of Filipino caregivers

Aug 29, 2015 - 7:00 PM

Where I was the nurses medtechs physical therapists orderlies doctors young and gnarled why the janitors too are all possessed of stunning dignity and polished skills

US healthcare worker under watch after Ebola exposure

Jan 04, 2015 - 1:50 PM

The unnamed patient will arrive on Sunday aboard a private air ambulance for observation and possible treatment

FIGHTING EBOLA. A new and improved prototype bio-hazard suit specifically targeted for viral outbreaks such as Ebola is seen at the Johns Hopkins Biomedical Engineering Laboratory for Innovation and Design on December 18, 2014. File photo by Paul J. Richards/AFP

Life in the time of Ebola: Where are our health workers?

Dec 17, 2014 - 10:41 AM

While we have the specter of Ebola just outside our door we must face an even bigger monster already in the room: the healthcare worker crisis

Ebola death toll climbs to 6,583

Dec 13, 2014 - 9:42 AM

The World Health Organization reports that as of December 10 there had been 18 188 cases of infection from the deadly virus in Guinea Liberia and Sierra Leone

DEATH TOLL CLIMBS. Nearly 6,600 people have now died from the Ebola virus according to the World Health Organization. Ahmed Jallanzo/EPA

Texas nurse Nina Pham cured of Ebola

Oct 24, 2014 - 11:43 PM

Pham is the first US healthcare worker to be infected with Ebola while working inside the United States

CURED. Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital nurse Nina Pham, who contracted the Ebola virus while treating Thomas Eric Duncan, has been declared free of the virus. Screengrab from EPA/Texas Health Resources

Briton with Ebola being flown home from Sierra Leone

Aug 24, 2014 - 9:49 PM

UPDATED The patient will be treated at an isolation unit at a London hospital say authorities

INFO DRIVE. A Liberian woman reads an Ebola information poster on the prevention of the Ebola epidemic, during UNICEF's sensitization campaign at the Mission for Today Holy Church, in Newkru Town, Monrovia, Liberia, 22 June 2014. Ahmed Jallanzo/EPA