Dr. Ahmed Al-Subki, the director of the new comprehensive health insurance project, said that the project proposes a package of initiatives, the first of which is the “Register in Your Place” initiative, which aims to provide registration and access to health services, especially for residents of border and desert areas, infidels and hamlets in various governorates.
Dr. Ahmed Al-Subki added, for “The Seventh Day”, that the initiative is continuing in the governorates of the first stage and enjoys great acceptance among the beneficiaries, and was able to provide support to many families, and also included awareness of the new health system that provides health services to all family members in exchange for payment of contributions and contributions.
Dr. Ahmed Al-Subki, Assistant Minister of Health for Oversight and Follow-up Affairs, and Executive Director of the new comprehensive health insurance project, explained that the “Register in Your Place” initiative in South Sinai Governorate is characterized by a privacy that is compatible with the geographical and demographic nature of the governorate, to ensure access for all citizens wherever they are to register and open family files in Mobile clinics that roam the governorate, and with all the valleys and Bedouin communities, adding that the initiative will also correspond to the nature of each of the governorates of the first stage, which the system will be applied in succession.
Al-Subki continued, saying: that 2 million citizens were registered in the governorates of the first stage, namely: Port Said, Ismailia, Suez, South Sinai, Luxor, and Aswan, noting that registration began in Port Said Governorate on the first of last July, and the rest of the governorates on the first of last October.
El-Sobky said that preparations are under way to develop 22 family health units and centers and 9 hospitals in South Sinai Governorate, in preparation for launching the experimental operation of the system in March 2020, to ensure implementation of the steps of the comprehensive health insurance project according to the timetable set for it..
The new comprehensive health insurance system, she said that the family file that is opened for the user with just the registration process will serve as a gateway to transit towards the sustainability of obtaining the service within the health insurance centers, units and hospitals, and the new comprehensive health insurance system clarified that the file enables the beneficiary and his family to do all the checks The medical necessary for detection, treatment, and dispensing of medication from pharmacies designated for insurance. The health insurance system added that health units are open to beneficiaries to register within the system, noting that registration is free for all family members, with the beneficiary having a number card Lome and birth certificates National ID for children.