Jordan – Health Ministry confirms importance of digital technology
Monday, 08 15 2016, Category: Technology, Country: Jordan
The Ministry of Health confirmed its advanced plan to adopt health insurance technology in both the public and private sectors, which will meet the requirements of the digital revolution and information technology in order to provide health insurance more rapidly and at a lower cost.
The director of the planning department Dr. Mohammed Tarawneh made a statement on behalf of the minister of health H. E. Dr Mahmoud Al-Sheyyab in a conference on health insurance in the Arab world saying that that Jordan aims at extending the umbrella of health insurance according to the guidelines of His Majesty King Abdullah II.
He added that one the most important priorities is to strengthen the health insurance system in the Middle East in general and Jordan in particular in order to offer comprehensive health insurance and strengthen the health insurance information systems. This will help improve the access and quality of health care by encouraging the participation of social security and civil society.
Source: Al Anbat