Govt committed to deliver quality health care services
Mongu, April 10, 2013,ZANIS——————Health Minister says government is committed to ensuring that quality health care services is brought closer to communities.
Speaking when he paid a courtesy on Western Province Minister Obvious Mwaliteta, Dr Joseph Katema said government will achieve this through partnering with international donor community.
Dr. Katema explained that partnering with the donor community will greatly assist in strengthen specialist health care services offered to the people
Dr Katema said the PF government is wining a lot of donor community confidence which is needed in strengthen health care provision.
He said government is witnessing a return of donor confidence which was not there in the previous administration.
And Western Province Minister Obvious Mwaliteta says the people of western province are happy with the level of development coming to the province since the PF came into office.
Mr Mwaliteta said the province has never witnessed the kind of development that the PF is bringing to the province for a long time.
He stressed that the people of western province appreciate what government is doing in carrying their plight.
Mr Maliteta disclosed that government has embarked on an ambitious programme to rehabilitate infrastructure in the province.
Meanwhile Republic Vice President Guy Scott is today expected in Mongu to official commission the first ever Eye department at Lewanika general hospital constructed with the help of Norwegian government.
Mr Mwaliteta said once the eye clinic is commissioned, the people of western province will have quality access to eye care treatment.