Gov’t Directives to Launch New Cancer Insurance Programme

The King Hussein Cancer Centre - (Archives)
The King Hussein Cancer Centre - (Archives)

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AMMAN —AlGhad— The Council of Ministers has ratified the recommendations of the Minister of Health and Prime Minister Dr Omar Razzaz today, Thursday, to launch the new cancer insurance programme, to cover all cancer patients in Jordan.

Cancer patients will be new insurance cards to include them in the programme.

According to the bill, administrators of public hospitals around Jordan will have the authority to transfer cancer patients to the respective public health facilities. These include the Hussein Cancer Centre.

The government will cover the costs of their treatment.

(Petra)