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SCH President inspects Halat Boumaher Health Centre

August 26, 2022

Manama, Aug. 25(BNA): Supreme Council for Health President Lieutenant-General Dr. Shaikh Mohammed bin Abdulla Al Khalifa stressed Bahrain’s keenness on providing premium health services.

He noted the directives of His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, supported by His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, the Crown Prince and Prime Minister, to develop the health system.

Dr. Shaikh Mohammed made the statement as paid an inspection visit to the Halat Boumaher Health Centre, in the presence of Health Minister Dr. Jaleela bint Al Sayyed Jawad Hasan and other officials.

He was updated about primary healthcare and the implementation of the self management projects as part of the National Health Insurance Programme (Sehati).

“The self-management of primary health care centers was launched to improve the quality and sustainability of health services provided to citizens in high quality in accordance with the principles of competitive justice and sustainability”, he said.

The SCH president was updated about the distribution of 'My Health' card to the citizens residing in Muharraq Governorate, noting the intensification of efforts to continue implementing the projects included in the National Health Insurance Program (Sehati).

Dr. Hasan stressed keenness on adopting further initiatives and programmes aimed to promote quality health services, stressing the importance of the self-management project.

Prime Healthcare Centres Acting Chief Executive Officer Dr. Lulwa Showeitar underlined the importance of optimal application of the (Choose your Doctor) program, which falls under the self-management project.