KUALA LUMPUR: Public well being services, particularly well being clinics (KK), are upgraded not solely to cut back congestion but in addition to bridge the hole in well being companies between the city and rural communities, stated Well being Minister Dr Zaliha Mustafa.
She stated the restore and upgrading of those services are carried out to additionally enhance the standard of the well being service system as focused below the Well being White Paper which is to make sure higher equitability, sustainability and resilience of the well being system.
“We prioritise well being companies which can be near the individuals, like restore of well being services, particularly KK, which can be in poor or dilapidated situation as a result of the companies supplied in KK are ‘major care’… With a superb KK, InsyaAllah, we will overcome all the essential well being issues locally and the individuals additionally don’t have to solely go to hospitals.
“What we would like is for a KK to have not less than an x-ray or laboratory service,“ she stated when showing as a visitor on RTM’s Selamat Pagi Malaysia at this time.
Dr Zaliha stated the framework of the Well being White Paper is in keeping with the rules of MADANI economic system, which amongst others, centered on the effectiveness of public service supply in making certain the well-being of the individuals and the sustainability of the financial system.
“That is what’s going to finally result in sustainable financial development, it’s associated to the Well being White Paper which is to supply the most effective well being companies for the individuals which embody accessibility of well being companies, the power of the individuals to get the most effective well being companies,” she added. – Bernama