Republic of the Philippines

Public-Private Partnership Center

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UP Philippine General Hospital Cancer Center Project

Project Brief
Project Description

The Project involves the financing, design, engineering, construction, operation, and maintenance of a 300-bed cancer hospital to be located within the University of the Philippines-Philippine General Hospital (UP-PGH) Metro Manila campus, and procurement, maintenance, and periodic replacement of medical and non-medical equipment. UP-PGH will provide clinical services free of charge to sponsored patients in a dedicated 150-bed PGH Area, while the Private Partner will provide clinical services to private self-paying patients in a dedicated 150-bed Private Area. Commercial activities relevant to the hospital such as parking and food and beverage outlets are also included in the Project.

Implementing Agency

University of the Philippines - Philippine General Hospital

Contractual Arrangement

Build-Transfer-Operate (BTO)


  • National Capital Region


Hospitals & Healthcare

Estimated Project Cost

PhP 9.49 Billion (300 beds)*

Procurement Mode


Contract Term

30 years

Implementation Mode



Under procurement

* Updated project cost as approved by the NEDA Board on April 25, 2024 along with revised parameters, terms and conditions (PTCs) for the Project

List of Bidders

Prospective Bidders

  1. Ayala Healthcare Holdings, Inc.
  2. Plenary Asia Pte. Ltd.
  3. Scheirman Construction Consolidated Inc.
  4. Siemens Healthcare Inc.
  • UP-PGH Cancer Center Secretariat
    [email protected]
  • Dr. Gerardo “Gap” Legaspi, MD
    Director, UP-Philippine General Hospital
    [email protected]
  • Gilda Fridegotto
    Lead Transaction Advisor
    [email protected]
  • Kristina Azela B. Diza
    Division Chief-LGU Division, Project Development Service, PPP Center
    Telephone No. (632) 8709.4146 local 6301
  • Maria Monica N. Fajardo
    Project Manager, Project Development Service, PPP Center
    Telephone No. (632) 8709.4146 local 6307