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Society’s reply little late – Points to ponder

I am not supposed to respond to an article written by the Vice-President of the ‘Patients Helping Fund’ society because for more than ten years, the society had ignored responding to my articles in which I had accused the society of negligence. However, out of respect to the father of …

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‘Patients faced problems due to flaws in documents’

KUWAIT CITY, Feb 16: Former head of Kuwait Health Office in Germany Dr Sulaiman Al-Harbash has held the financial attaché of the office responsible for the flaws in the documents related to the office’s expenses, revealing that the documents were completed three months before the termination of his term, reports …

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Team to look into complaints by Kuwaiti patients – CTC approves request by MoH

KUWAIT CITY, March 17: A high-level delegation comprising personnel from the financial and legal affairs left for Germany to look into complaints filed by Kuwaiti patients, their escorts and German hospitals against the Kuwaiti health office in Bonn, reports Al-Anba daily. On the other hand, the Central Tenders Committee has …

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Govt ‘keen’ on protection of patients rights: official – ‘Latest equipment, medicines provided’

KUWAIT CITY, Feb 2, (KUNA): Undersecretary of the Ministry of Health Dr Khaled Al-Sahlawi Monday confirmed his ministry’s unshaken commitment to provision of healthcare starting from primary health at medical centers to preventive and treatment services at public hospitals. “The medical centers and specialized clinics, which are fairly distributed countrywide, …

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Number of patients for overseas treatment to be cut

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 27: Director of Capital Health Region Dr Afrah Al-Sarraf affirmed that the Ministry of Health has been working hard to accomplish some plans and strategies as part of future plans to reduce the rate of patients sponsored on overseas medical treatment, reports Al-Qabas daily. Dr Al-Sarraf said …

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‘MPs play crucial role in sending patients abroad’ – Lack of justice: Audit Bureau

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 1: A report issued by the Audit Bureau shows unprecedented intervention by the Members of Parliament and infl uential people to send people abroad for medical treatment, reports Al-Shahed daily. According to the report 6,456 persons were sent for medical treatment overseas after the intervention of some …

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