KRG PM sends letter to his Jordanian counterpart
KRG sings a Health System Contract with Jordan and bring some Jordanian experts to help Kurdistan in change healthcare system
KRG Health Minister Rekawt Hama-Rashid has revealed the contents of a letter that KRG Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani sent to Jordanian Prime Minister Abdullah Ensour.
“Barzani’s letter to Ensour is about signing a three-year contract with Jordan with the aim of changing the healthcare system in the Kurdistan Region,” said Hama-Rashid.
Hama-Rashid added “We have some projects in the next years such as separating the private sector healthcare from the public sector, and introducing health insurance. We will bring some Jordanian experts to help us in change our healthcare system,”
He thinks Jordan has many similarities with the Kurdistan Region in terms of population and budget and has a success- ful health service. “We want to learn from their experience.” He said
There has already been cooperation between the KRG and Jordan in the sector. The Barzani letter to Ensour aims to develop healthcare contracts.