Punjab govt approves Health Insurance Scheme for 19 districts

09:50 PM | 2 Sep, 2018
Punjab govt approves Health Insurance Scheme for 19 districts
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LAHORE - Punjab Specialized Healthcare Department has given approval in principle for the launch of Health Insurance Scheme in nineteen districts of the province.

The decision was taken at a meeting, chaired by Provincial Health Minister Dr Yasmeen Rashid in Lahore on Sunday.

Addressing the meeting, Dr Yasmeen Rashid said under this scheme, financial protection will be provided to low-income people.

She directed for completing the file work at earliest to get formal approval for the scheme from provincial cabinet.