MoH collected KD 25.2 million of health insurance charges in the first six months of 2019

 

 

Ministry of Health collected about KD 25.2 million of health insurance charges of expatriates in the first six months of 2019 through health insurance offices and via online after the termination of the contract signed with the relevant company in 2003 by the end of July 2019.The ministry collected KD 109.2 million from the expatriates’ health insurance in 2018. Head of Kuwait Medical Society Dr Ahmad Al-Enezi said the ministry, due to the high cost of medical care, increased the fees in order to preserve the public funds from being spent on unnecessary medical procedures.-A.T.

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