Health treatment must be provided without discrimination in Rakhine: Ministry

Writer: 
Ei Thinzar Kyaw
 
The Ministry of Health and Sports has announced that it will ensure that health care is provided equally to people living in Rakhine State without discrimination based on race, religion, gender or citizenship.
 
The ministry said it will issue regulations to frontline health workers in order to provide equal health care in all hospitals and health care centres as well as mobile health care teams.
 
They will ensure that health facilities in all wards and villages are aware of the requirement to provide equal health care, they said.
 
Announcements outlining the policy requiring equal treatment will also be hung in hospitals and health care centre in Rakhine State.