The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has approved the proposal for signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between India and Jordan on cooperation in the field of Health & Medical Science.
The MoU covers the following areas of cooperation:
(i) Universal Health Coverage (UHC);
(ii) Health System Governance;
(iii) Services and Information Technology in Health;
(iv) Health Research;
(v) National Health Statistics;
(vi) Health Finance and Health Economy;
(vii) Chronic Disease Control;
(viii) Tobacco Control;
(ix) Diagnosis, Treatment and Medication in Tuberculosis;
(x) Regulation of Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices; and
(xi) Any other area of cooperation as may be mutually decided upon.
A Working Group will be set up to further elaborate the details of cooperation and to oversee the implementation of this Memorandum of Understanding (MoU).