Kuwait – Medical malpractice insurance for physicians
Tuesday, 12 20 2016, Category: Insurance and Reinsurance, Country: Kuwait
The Kuwait Medical Association submitted its requests to the new health minister Dr. Jamal Al Harbi. They called for the adoption of a medical malpractice insurance law of which the committee was previously chaired by the new minister. The informed sources mentioned that the “new study showed that insurance will cost every doctor KD 25 Dinars annually”.
The minister Dr. Harbi welcomed yesterday the president and members of the association in order to discuss the issues and challenges facing physicians. Dr. Mohammad Al Mutairi president of the Kuwait Medical Association said in a press release at the margins of the meeting that Dr. Harbi welcomed the requests of the association and he promised to support the rights of physicians.