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Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has mentioned her Awami League authorities at all times retains the event of well being sector as its high precedence.
She mentioned this in a message on the event of the18th Annual Conference and Scientific Seminar 2022 to be held on November 26-27.
Father of the Nation, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, took each initiative to supply accessible and free well being care to the grassroots individuals within the nation, she mentioned.
The premier mentioned through the 1996-2001 interval, her authorities established neighborhood clinics in each village.
BNP got here to energy in 2001 and closed the neighborhood clinics and in consequence, rural individuals had been disadvantaged of healthcare, she added.
“We enacted the ‘Human Organ Transplantation Act, 1999’ to make sure the procurement, preservation, and lawful use of organs for transplantation,” she mentioned.
Sheikh Hasina mentioned: “In that regulation, we made provisions for the transplantation of any organ or organ together with kidney, coronary heart, lung, gut, liver, pancreas, bone, bone marrow, eye, pores and skin and tissue of the human physique and within the case of a deceased particular person the taking of organs topic to the written permission of any authorized inheritor.”
Consequently, all authorized issues in posthumous organ donation, together with voluntary organ donation, have been resolved, she mentioned.
“Later, via Act No 1 of 2018, we up to date the earlier acts and enacted the ‘Human Organ Transplantation (Modification) Act, 2018.’ Moreover, we now have made provisions for the investigation, trial, enchantment, and different associated issues of the crime dedicated below the amended regulation,” mentioned the premier.
“As per our election manifesto, within the final 14 years, we now have carried out complete applications for the event of the well being sector,” she mentioned.
She added: “After Awami League was elected in 2008 in a landslide victory and for 3 consecutive phrases, we reinstated the neighborhood clinic to convey well being care to the individuals’s doorsteps.”
“Thus far, we now have opened about 18,500 neighborhood clinics and union well being facilities, the place 30 sorts of medicines are being given freed from price,” she mentioned.
She mentioned her authorities formulated the ‘Nationwide Well being Coverage- 2011’ and began implementing the Eighth 5-12 months Plan with a precedence on reaching ‘Common Well being Care.’
The federal government has additionally arrange new hospitals and medical facilities all through the nation from the place kidney illness, diabetes, and hypertension could be screened at an early stage, and correct therapy could be offered to stop issues, mentioned the Prime Minister.
“We’ve got arrange a public-private partnership to deal with kidney failure by dialysis, contemplating the burden it creates on the individuals. We’ve got additionally taken all mandatory measures to begin the deceased kidney transplant,” she added.
“I’m completely satisfied that Kidney Basis Hospital and Analysis Institute, Bangladesh, is organizing its 18th Annual Conference and Scientific Seminar in collaboration with Royal London Hospital, UK, as a Sister Renal Heart (SRC) Program of the Worldwide Society of Nephrology (ISN),” Sheikh Hasina mentioned.
She added: “I’m additionally glad to know that medical doctors and nurses from Nepal are additionally attending the convention. I convey my greatest needs to the members.”
The premier hoped there might be an change of views and concepts among the many members at this convention that can enhance the administration of kidney illness in our nation.
She wished the convention nice success.
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