By Mary Lailani P. Tupaz
NAVAL, Biliran – Philippine Health Insurance, Corporation, Regional Office 8 will hold the Philhealth Run on February 17, 2013, at the Balyuan Amphitheater in Tacloban City at 4:00 o’clock in the morning.
Abigail Dy, Officer-in-Charge of PhilHealth Biliran said, the Philhealth Run is open to both young and adult where they can join in the three kilometer run, five kilometer run, 10 kilometer run, and 18 kilometer run.
Dy added that although the nationawide simultaneous PhilHealth Run for region 8 is to be held in Tacloban City, interested participants may still register in the different Philhealth provincial offices. Even if they do not join in the run, they are still given singlet as their souvenir; given the opportunity to win prizes in the raffle draw, and the opportunity to help cancer patients at the Philippine Children Medical Center in Manila where the registration fee go.
Deadline of registration is on February 11, Monday, to give the agency time to prepare for the nationawide activity.
The PhilHealth Run is to be held simultaneous in celebration of PhilHealth’s 18 years of serving the Filipino people. (PIA8 Biliran)