All provinces approve health insurance scheme
Maryam Nawaz Sharif says govt is determined to provide quality health insurance cover across the federation.
The National Health Insurance Scheme has been approved by Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Balochistan, FATA, Azad Kashmir and Gilgit Baltistan.
The affirmation was given at a meeting chaired by Minister of State for Health Services Saira Afzal Tarrar in Islamabad on Thursday.
The meeting decided to constitute a sub-committee to decide the rolling-out mechanism of the insurance scheme in the initial phase.
Chairperson of Prime Minister’s Youth Programme Maryam Nawaz Sharif on the occasion said the government was determined to extend quality health insurance cover across the federation.