Issue 32

Issue 322021-03-02T11:16:37+00:00

A New Law to Regulate the Practice of the Medical Profession in Kuwait With the Active Participation
of Doctors and Professionals

By: Prof. Badria A. Al-Awadi

Within the collective efforts to develop laws and legislation, carried out by the various state agencies (government, parliament and judiciary) and the relevant professional and legal institutions, Law No. 70 of 2020 was issued in the Kuwaiti Official Gazette (Kuwait Al-Yawm) on October 25, 2020 regarding the regulation of the practice of the medical profession, the auxiliary occupations, the rights Patients and health facilities, after being approved by the Kuwaiti National Assembly by an overwhelming majority in the session of October 8, 2020.
The passage and publication of this law coincided with the challenges of the Corona virus pandemic, which cast its shadow over all social fields and sectors, especially health sectors, and presented gaps and deficiencies in a number of organizational, professional and legal aspects. This has necessitated …

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