Research the localization of Hepatitis Tests on Gezira State
The Executive Director of the National Health Insurance Fund at Gezira state Dr. Abu Bakr Khader Yousef discussed in his office With the Dean of the Blue Nile Institute for Communicable Diseases Dr. Asaad Adam Abbas, localizing advanced DNA tests for hepatitis C virus in the state and including them in health insurance services as rare and expensive tests for citizens. For his part a specialist in gastroenterology and endoscopy Dr. Salah Dafaallah, revealed a significant increase in the statistics of hepatitis C virus infection on Gezira, calling on the relevant authorities to intervene to provide the minimum requirements to meet the disease and limit its spread. While the Dean of the Blue Nile Institute pointed to the high examination costs, pointing out that they received cases from outside the state due to the lack of quality of examinations in neighboring states, stressing the readiness of the Institute and the working health cadres to provide diagnostic services for hepatitis C tests, the most important of which is the amount of virus in the body (viral load) through the (RT) device. PCR). The Director of Health Insurance renewed his administration’s commitment to providing services that contribute to the localization of treatment inside and expanding the insurance umbrella to provide social support for its employees.