Paolo Romero – The Philippine Star
October 22, 2022 | 12:00am
DOH officer-in-charge Maria Rosario Vergeire.
STAR / File
MANILA, Philippines — The next secretary of the Department of Health (DOH) that President Marcos will appoint should help Filipinos learn to live with COVID-19 to boost the country’s economic recovery from the pandemic, senators said yesterday.
Senate Minority Leader Aquilino Pimentel III and Sen. Sonny Angara spoke on the issue as Marcos has yet to appoint a permanent health secretary after more than 100 days in office.
Undersecretary Rosario Vergeire currently heads the DOH as o