DSWD Medical Cash Assistance: How To Apply & the Requirements

Guide on DSWD Medical Cash Assistance Application and Requirements

DSWD MEDICAL CASH ASSISTANCE – Here is a guide on how to apply for this cash aid and the requirements needed.

One of the assistance offered by the Department of Social Welfare and Development under its Crisis Intervention Unit (CIU) is the DSWD Medical Cash Assistance. It is open to attend to several purposes regarding health and medication.

You may apply for the said offer for assistance in purchasing medicines, paying the hospital bills, operation, etc. You can check the application process below.

DSWD Medical Cash Assistance
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How to Apply for Medical Cash Assistance? There are a few steps but quite a list of requirements in applying for this cash aid offered by the government agency. You can follow the steps below for a smoother process:

  • Step 1 – Check if you meet the criteria. The medical assistance is open for indigents – meaning your income must not exceed the poverty threshold set by NSCB or the National Statistical Coordination Board. The application must also be a resident in the country who was diagnosed with a medical condition that requires hospitalization or surgery and has no capacity to pay for the medical expenses.
  • Step 3 – Go to the DSWD in your area. Submit your documents. The fast processing takes 45 minutes for applicants who are in urget need of DSWD Medical Cash Assistance. For those seeking for guarantee letter, it may take 45 minutes if the aid is below P5,000 and at least a day for asssistance that are above P5,000.

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