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Health Development Program for Older Persons

Department of Health (Philippines) Country Resources Older Persons General Health Policies, Laws, Strategies & Plans, Service Standards Philippines 1 January 1998 Guidelines elderly care, strategy

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The program intends to promote and improve the quality of life of older persons through the establishment and provision of basic health services for older persons, formulation of policies and guidelines pertaining to older persons, provision of information and health education to the public, provision of basic and essential training of manpower dedicated to older persons and, the conduct of basic and applied researches.

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