Statement of the Anti-Red Tape Authority on FDA’s Granting of Compassionate Special Permit to a Hospital for use of Ivermectin on Covid-19 patients

The Anti-Red Tape Authority (ARTA) welcomes the move of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for granting the application of a hospital for a Compassionate Special Permit to use Ivermectin on humans with COVID-19. With this, ARTA urges FDA to continue processing applications from other medical institutions seeking the same permit expeditiously while key agencies.. read more

ARTA to help PhilHealth resolve slow release of hospital claims

06 April 2021 – To ensure unhampered health services amid the pandemic, the Anti-Red Tape Authority (ARTA) is more than willing to help the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth) address the backlogs on the release of claims of hospitals. Director General Jeremiah Belgica made the commitment during ARTA’s appearance at the dialogue between PhilHealth and.. read more

Gov’t agencies boast faster service in ARTA report to the President

Reforms to ease the doing of business in the country are starting to pay off with several government agencies telling the Anti-Red Tape Authority (ARTA) about the significant reduction in the processing time of their transactions. The said improvements were specifically observed in some of the services of the Local Government of Quezon City and.. read more