STARTING Oct. 12, enrollees and existing members under Philhealth?s individually paying program are required to accomplish a new Philhealth Member Registration Form (PMRF) to register.
The PMRF will replace the existing member registration forms M1a for employed members, M1b for individually-paying members and land-based overseas Filipino workers and M1c for lifetime members.
The form will also replace the member data amendment form M2 which is used for updating of member data record such as declaring additional dependents, change in civil status or change in membership category.
Upon registration, the duly accomplished PMRF will be submitted together with a photocopy of the birth certificate.
Private practicing professionals and business owners will be required to attach a photocopy of their professional ID and business permit, respectively.
Professionals and businessmen with a declared monthly family income after taxes of P25,000 and below will also be required to present a photocopy of their income tax return (ITR) or other proof of income.