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Healthcare: Anambra to sustain WHO, EU partnership



ANAMBRA State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Vincent Okpala, has said that the continued partnership with the EU/WHO had improved the healthcare sector of the state through a health system strengthening support.

  Dr. Okpala stated this while flagging off a one-day technical work

group meeting in Awka.

  The forum had members of House Committee on Health, representatives from the Ministries, Departments, Agencies and the Academia in attendance.

  According to Okapalla, the importance of finance in the health sector and its relevance in achieving goals and objectives cannot be overemphasized. He therefore urged participants to bring in good ideas and suggestions that would help the sector.

  Speaking further, Okpalla commended EU/WHO support in strengthening the health system and creating objectives of achieving universal health coverage in the state.

  Earlier in an address, Special Adviser to the Governor on Health, Dr. Simeon Onyemaechi rolled out Anambra State Mobile Health Insurance System.

According to him, people could be adopted from any part of the world into the scheme with any currency which will be followed by the reception of

corresponding code on the platform after enrollment.

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