UAE - Decision on health ins. in the Ajman government
Wednesday, 09 02 2020, Category: Insurance and Reinsurance, Country: U.A.E
Sheikh Ahmed bin Humaid Al Nuaimi, the representative of His Highness the Ruler of Ajman for Administrative and Financial Affairs, issued Decision No. 30 of 2020 regarding the health insurance system in the government of Ajman, to be implemented as of January 1, 2021, and to be published in the Official Gazette of the Emirate.
This decision comes based on what was presented by the Director General of Ajman Government's Human Resources Department regarding the modernization of the health insurance system in the Ajman government, and the Ajman government’s keenness to preserve human cadres and provide a safe and healthy work environment and a desire to raise and improve the health insurance umbrella to include employees and their families, which provides the best care. Healthy them and protect them from any health symptoms that negatively affect their job performance.
The decision specified the scope of application of the health insurance system so that it includes all local government agencies in the Emirate of Ajman in which Emiri Decree No. 4 of 2017 applies regarding the issuance of the Ajman Government Human Resources Law and its implementing regulations and any other entity other than the parties mentioned, the legislator decides on the local legislation issued to establish them Or to reorganize it and subject its employees to the provisions of the law.
The decision permits the addition of any entity within the Emirate of Ajman to be included in the insurance system with the written approval of the Ruler's representative based on the recommendation of the Human Resources Department, and it is also permissible, with the written approval of the Ruler's representative, to add any person to be included in the insurance policy and according to the instructions and directives issued by him in this regard.
Source: Teller Report