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Requested from DOH by J. Albaracin at 04:33 PM on Sep 19, 2023.
Purpose: For travel abroad
Date of Coverage: 09/19/2023 - 09/19/2023
Tracking no: #DOH-391584192324

Albaracin 04:33 PM, Sep 19, 2023

Good day Foi.

I would like to request my vaxcert asap,i will use it to travel abroad.

Thank you.
Jimson rey albaracin

Receiving Officer 04:41 PM, Sep 19, 2023

September 19, 2023

Dear Jimson rey Albaracin,


Thank you for your request dated Sep 19, 2023 04:33:06 PM under Executive Order No. 2 (s. 2016) on Freedom of Information in the Executive Branch.

Your Request

You asked for VAXCert.

Response to Request

Your FOI request is approved. 
Please be informed that the encoding of vaccination records is done by the concerned vaccination center. If your vaccination record is unavailable, either the record may not have been uploaded yet in the Vaccination Information Management System (VIMS) by the vaccination center.
If you want, you may kindly coordinate with the LGU where you received your vaccination and request for assistance to generate your vaccination certificate. 
In the meantime that we are experiencing Technical Issues on our VaxCertPH portal, kindly refer to the attached DOH Memorandum Circular for other options.

For further assistance, you may call the Vax Cert Customer service at (02) 8876-1488 and so you can provide us the reference number from the VaxCert website or the National Patient Navigation and Referral Center (NPNRC) at (02) 8651-7800 local 2431-2435. You may also review the FAQ section of the eFOI site:
Kindly accomplish the FOI request feedback form at the link:

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If you are not satisfied with the result of the review, you then have the right to appeal to the Office of the President under Administrative Order No. 22 (s. 2011).

Thank you.


FOI Receiving Officer
FOI Receiving Officer

 vaxcert mc2022-0051.pdf

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