Senate Bill No. 3342: Palliative and End of Life Care Act of 2012
The bill proposes that all government and private hospitals and health centers provide palliative care and end of life services to all patients with life-threatening illness. It further mandates all provinces, cities and municipalities to establish community-based hospice units and palliative care centers in their respective jurisdiction.
Date filed: 04 December 2012
Author: Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr.
Status: Pending in the Committee 05 December 2012