DOH ADMINISTRATIVE ORDER 2012-0009: Where Are We Headed To?

Posted by on Jul 18, 2012 in Breaking News

On June 27, 2012, the Department of Health issued Administrative Order No. 2012- 0009, entitled “National Strategy Toward Reducing Unmet Need for Modern Family Planning as a Means to Achieving MDGs [Millennium Development Goals] on Maternal Health” (the “AO”). This is a BOLD intervention by the government of President Benigno Aquino to address “unmet need for modern Family Planning” or UMFP. UMFP is defined as “the number of women who are fecund and sexually active but are...

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