Approximately 72% of Jordanians have health insurance

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AMMAN — Around 72 percent of Jordanians have health insurance, and of those insured, 43 to 44 percent are covered by civil health insurance, Director of the Health Insurance Department at the Ministry of Health Nael Adwan said on Monday.اضافة اعلان


Jordanians are insured through military insurance and university and private hospitals, he said, noting that those covered by first-, second-, and third-class insurance amount to 3.4 million, Al-Mamlaka TV reported.


Regarding more people being covered via civil health insurance, Adwan said he spoke with Prime Minister Bisher Al-Khasawneh. He added that an announcement would be made soon in this regard.


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