What is the role of functional ILHZs in the province-wide health system (PWHS) performance?

Name of Office: Bureau of Local Health Development

The ILHZ is the basic functional structure for health service management and gate-keeping (instead of the RHUs/health centers) and as such the ILHZ contributes to the attainment of Province-wide Investment Plan for Health /Annual Operational Plan (PIPH/AOP) objectives, reduces disparity in performance of member LGUs and contributes to the improved performance of the PWHS.