Chairman Nigeria Medical Association, Bayelsa State Chapter, Peter Alabrah has said the Bayelsa State Health Insurance Scheme will help to achieve the aim of the Universal Health Coverage.
Alabrah spoke to news men at a lecture to kickstart the 2018 “Physicians Week” where they also appreciated the Seriake Dickson administration for Bayelsa State health concerns infrastructure in the Local Government Areas.
Correspondent Ovieteme George reports that after taking the “Physicians’ Oath” administered by its Chairman, Dr. Peter Alabrah, some members spoke on the theme: “Universal Health Coverage: Leaving No One Behind”.
Health practitioners are pleased with the Bayelsa State Health Insurance Scheme, but think that more can be done to achieve its aim.
The Bayelsa State NMA rounded off its programme with donations to flood victims camps in Amassoma, Sagbama and Isampou.