Kuwait – Health Ministry distributes health cards to retirees
Thursday, 09 29 2016, Category: Insurance and Reinsurance, Country: Kuwait
The Minister-of-Health Dr. Ali-Al-Obaidi confirmed that the health insurance project for retirees “Afiya” covers all surgical operations where the limit of insurance coverage for a single patient is KD 17 thousand “KD 4 thousand for outpatient, KD 10 thousand for hospitalization, KD 1500 women-related cases, and KD 1500 for dental services” indicating that enforcing supervision of the project is implemented through investigative committees in addition to normal committees which perform regular inspections of hospitals. He explained that supervision includes legal, administrative, and technical levels.
This was said in a press release held yesterday at the margins of a reception in which health insurance cards for retirees started to be distributed (Afiya program) at the Salwa Hall in the Marina hotel in the presence of officials and specialists from the ministry of health and outside the ministry.
Source: Al Anba