Iran’s health sector

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  • Health sector holds 15% share in national budget 2021-04-20 19:17

    Health sector holds 15% share in national budget

    TEHRAN – Some 15 percent of the national budget for the current Iranian calendar year (started on March 20) has been allocated to the health sector, deputy health minister Kamel Taqavinejad has said.

  • Health projects worth $12.6m inaugurated 2021-04-16 18:06

    Health projects worth $12.6m inaugurated

    TEHRAN – Some 29 health projects worth 530 billion rials (nearly $12.6 million at the official rate of 42,000 rials) were inaugurated in Zanjan province on Thursday.

  • Health sector growth after Islamic Revolution 2021-01-31 18:17

    By Faranak Bakhtiari

    Health sector growth after Islamic Revolution

    TEHRAN – After the Islamic Revolution (1979), many advances have been made in the health sector, namely, increased medical facilities, increased life expectancy and reduced infant and maternal mortality, growth of medical universities, and upgraded medical equipment.

  • Philanthropists donate $2b to health sector 2021-01-26 21:18

    Philanthropists donate $2b to health sector

    TEHRAN – Iranian benefactors contributed a total of 80 trillion rials (nearly $2 billion at the official rate of 42,000 rials) to the health sector over the past 11 years, the head of the Association of Health Donors has said.

  • Iran marks National Health Insurance Day 2019-11-04 18:49

    Iran marks National Health Insurance Day

    TEHRAN – The National Health Insurance Day was celebrated during a ceremony in Tehran on Monday.