Department of Health (DOH) Secretary Teddy Herbosa recognizes the support of the Unyon ng mga Kawani ng Kagawaran ng Kalusugan Sentral (UKKKS), headed by its President Jeffrey Miralles.

UKKKS, through a written statement, expressed its recognition of the newly-appointed health chief by committing its all-out support to maintain productive union-management relations. The labor group also gave its commitment as a partner in providing quality healthcare services to the Filipinos.

Furthermore, the labor group composed of various DOH personnel also devoted their efforts to bolstering Union-Management labor relations, all while continuously providing every Filipino with quality health care services geared towards Universal Health Care (UHC) for all.

It is in this light that Secretary Herbosa conveys his gratitude to the UKKKS for its unwavering support to the DOH in ensuring the overall well-being of the agency’s personnel by providing quality health care services.

The Health Chief, in his pursuit of improving the overall well-being of the Filipino people, pledges fast, action-oriented, and responsible leadership to facilitate proactive and efficient collaboration, including with that of the UKKKS to improve the welfare of the DOH personnel.

“Makakaasa ang mga kawani ng Kagawaran na tayo’y maglilingkod sa lubos ng ating makakaya para sa ating mga kababayang Pilipino. We are heartened by the support coming from the hardworking core of the Department. With this, we have the assurance that we have the DOH as one in the goal of working towards the achievement of healthcare for our countrymen,” said Sec. Herbosa.