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Cabinet justifies hospital system reforms

Prime Minister Bisher Al-Khasawneh Cabinet
(Photo: Petra)
AMMAN — The Council of Ministers approved the mandatory reasons for an amendment to a draft law governing the functions and system of private hospitals for the year 2022, according to Al-Mamlaka TV. اضافة اعلان

The approval came in a Cabinet session Sunday, headed by Prime Minister Bisher Al-Khasawneh,

The amendment draft law aims to activate the partnership between the public and private sectors, facilitating emergency auditors’ access to specialized and safe health services. It also provides for medical ambulance services to transport patients to private hospitals by the Civil Defense cadres.

The amendment draft law for the private hospitals’ system also aims to reduce expensive treatment bills for non-Jordanians by setting a specific price list for patients, to fill the shortage of the specialized cadres, and to develop health services provided to patients. That includes medical tourism patients, to keep pace with quality and international standards.


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