The Ministry of Health will continue to play its role in providing healthcare services of that are of high quality, safe, comprehensive, effective responsive and affordable. This was among the matters highlighted by Yang Berhormat Dato Seri Setia Doctor Awang Haji Zulkarnain bin Haji Hanafi, Ministry of Health with Penghulu Mukim and Village Chiefs in the Temburong District. The muzakarah or discussion session was held yesterday afternoon at the Multi-Purpose Hall of the Bangat Town Bumiputera Complex.
According to the Minister of Health, close cooperation with grassroots leaders is the key in together tackling any issues and collectively finding its solution. The whole of nation approach is in line with the Ministry of Health's vision, and it is one of the ministry's main strategy in making health the responsibility of all. This is by further improving the healthcare efforts with stakeholders at all levels of the government, private sector and even the society.
The Minister of Health also highlighted the need for better understanding among the residents in Temburong District especially in obtaining healthcare services, so that any challenges arise can be managed accordingly. Also present were; Yang Berhormat Awang Haji Emran bin Haji Sabtu, member of the Legislative Council; Awang Mohd Amir Hairil bin Haji Mahmud, the Temburong District Officer, Awang Haji Zakaria bin Haji Serudin, Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Health; and Doctor Awang Hazri bin Haji Kifle, Deputy Permanent Secretary for Policy at the Ministry of Health.
Source: Radio Television Brunei