UAE – Health insurance covers 4.6 million persons
Friday, 01 05 2018, Category: Insurance and Reinsurance, Country: U.A.E
Dubai introduced laws that strengthen the health services offered to individuals. Dr. Haidar Yousef said “the Authority signed agreements with 50 insurance companies in order to ensure that all individuals will obtain a wide range of medical services”.
The Dubai Health Authority provided a health insurance system and a package of medical services that covers more than 4.6 million persons of the Dubai population. It expands the scope of benefits due the capabilities of governmental and private hospitals according to Dr. Haidar Al Yousef, Director of the Health Funding at the Dubai Health Authority.
“Dubai is the first city that guarantees cancer treatment and treats them under the health insurance system”.