UAE – Health insurance philosophy is to ease quality and access
Saturday, 04 02 2016, Category: Insurance and Reinsurance, Country: U.A.E
Dr. Amin Hussain Al Amiri the Asst. Undersecretary for Public Health Policy and License Sector in UAE Ministry of Health said that according to the UAE 2021 Vision and which is related to protecting a long healthy life, the UAE aims at promoting a long and health life to all citizens through equal opportunities to access health services and treatment, which meet the best international standards. At the same time it will focus on raising awareness about health risks as well as prevention.
According to a statement issued by the ministry of health and prevention which was addressed to “Al Khaleej” newspaper “as a response to the article published by your esteemed magazine on 31/3/2016 under the title health insurance “for the sickness” not the patient, we thank your esteemed newspaper for raising this issue of patients who do not have a health insurance policy since the health insurance system constitutes the most important pillar of the health system in the country”.
Source: Al Khaleej