REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL: DPHSS DPW/BES 12-002 Acquisition of an After School Childcare Services

The DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH AND SOCIAL SERVICES (DPHSS), DIVISION OF PUBLIC WELFARE (DPW), BUREAU OF ECONOMIC SECURITY (BES), is requesting for proposals from QUALIFIED OFFERORS to provide an after-school care services to improve the quality of child care for school age children, including those with special needs/disabilities, and their families on Guam.



Request for Proposals RFP/DPHSS-2012-006 National Family Caregiver Support Program


DPHSS Announces Launch of the Tobacco Free Guam Quitline Website and WebCoach

The Department of Public Health and Social Services, Tobacco Prevention and Control Program, announces the launch of the Tobacco Free Guam Quitline Website and WebCoach services, beginning June 27, 2012

Human and Chicken Illness in Palau

On Monday, March 31, 2014, the Palau Ministry of Health was notified that approximately 300 out of 7,000 chickens at PMA Chicken Farm had died over the weekend and that five farm workers with no recent travel history exhibited flu-like symptoms in the past 3 weeks.

The investigation efforts are ongoing and the following actions have been taken by the Palau Ministry of Health:

FY 2013 3rd Qtr Medicaid/MIP Expenditures and Demographics Report

Hafa Adai!  Pursuant to Guam Public Law 31-233, Chapter III, Section 11, the attached Department of Public Health & Social Services’ Fiscal Year 2013 Third Quarter Medicaid and MIP Expenditures and Demographics Reports is provided for public information.

Should you have questions, please call Mrs. Tess Arcangel of the Bureau of Health Care Financing Administration, Division of Public Welfare, at 671-734-7282.

Delays on Medicaid and MIP Cards

For Immediate Release
July 30,2013; 4:55pm
DPHSS Release No. 2013-058

The Director of Public Health and Social Services, James W. Gillan, announces that mailing of the Medicaid and Medically Indigent Program (MIP) cards was delayed due to some problems with the printing of the cards and also due to the power outage on July 29, 2013.  The cards will be mailed on July 31, 2013.

Suspension of Medicare Information and Assistance Services

For Immediate Release
July 30,2013; 4:45pm
DPHSS Release No. 2013-057

Reminder Notice to Renew Sanitary Permit

For Immediate Release
July 30,2013;4:40pm
DPHSS Release No. 2013-056

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