Mandatory ‘health’ starts at KD 130 – ARAB TIMES – KUWAIT NEWS – Arab Times Kuwait English Daily

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Mandatory ‘health’ starts at KD 130 – ARAB TIMES – KUWAIT NEWS – Arab Times Kuwait English Daily


















KUWAIT CITY, Nov 29: The CEO of the Health Assurance Hospitals Company (Dhaman), Thamer Arab, revealed that the price of the mandatory health insurance policy that Dhaman will offer to residents in Kuwait will start at 130 dinars for the first time, and then it will witness a periodic rate increase at an upward rate every two years, with a value of 20 dinars until It reaches the maximum insurance limit of 190 dinars per person after 9 years, reports Al-Anba daily. In an exclusive statement to Al-Anba, Arab stated citizens and others have the right to benefit from the various “Dhaman” services the cost of which in according to the usage if there is not policy document, pointing out at the same time that the new Dhaman insurance policy will cover all the needs of the residents who buy the insurance from all aspects of health care, including medical advice, diagnosis, treatment and cost of medicines that the company provides.



Arab explained that the insurance policy followed by the company revolves around providing the new mandatory health insurance for residents working in the private sector in Kuwait according to residence under Article 18 only and their families to