Qatar – Ministry of Health finalizes health insurance project
Thursday, 06 02 2016, Category: Insurance and Reinsurance, Country: Qatar
The Ministry of Public Health finalized the draft law of the new health insurance system in the country. The draft law included the optimal strategy to provide insurance coverage and the legal framework to establish a modern and comprehensive health insurance system. This will be achieved when private insurance companies provide the highest professional health services. The ministry will then submit the law to the esteemed council of ministers during the current month of June in order to adopt it.
The statement issued by the ministry of public health clarified that the esteemed council of ministers issued a decision to establish a committee chaired by the ministry of finance, which will issue tender offers for private insurance companies in order to cover citizens. It will also review the basic package of services and the related benefits, limits and premiums and it will also compare the benefits with benefits offered by other government authorities.