Health Investment and Financing Alternatives Department
Health Investment and Financing Alternatives Department located in main ministry of health and it under his excellency office of planning. However, the department had established there work on January 2016, by the recommendation of his excellency Dr. Ahmed Al Saaedi the Minister of Ministry of Health. The department is looking to create a strategy that based on sound economic principles to find dependable alternative sources of funds for the health care system. In addition, the department has three section: Financing Alternatives, Health Endowments and Health Investment Promotion. Health endowment is Islamic social system that already tested over the centuries in order to support health care and it is take advantage of the wealth that is endowed to strengthen health care. On the other hand, Health Investment Promotion, promote priority health pro-jects and prepare and implement the annual plan for the department in light of the terms of of reference adopted in order to achieve the objectives of the depart-ment. Also, Health Investment Committee is the most important function in the depart-ment.