I am pleased to welcome you to the website of Ministry of health in the kingdom
of Bahrain; our main aim is to offer you services and diverse activities. As you
know the orientation of the utilization of advanced technologies that rely on the
means of communication and transfer of information and data over the Internet is
a backbone of the global communication today, hence the ministry completed part
of its plan to gradually move in this direction in all transactions, as part of
the official plan to merge with electronic government, which is working by the Government
of the kingdom of Bahrain.
This is the site we consider as an open door which you can communicate with the
Ministry, we will be glad to receive your constructive comments which lead to raise
the level of health services. The main vision of Ministry of Health that everyone
should be engaged and participated to raise the level of health with high quality
and be responsive to the needs of the people and individuals and our mission is
based on ensuring the provision of preventive, curative and rehabilitative services
which promotes self-responsibility for health.
And do not forget that the community of Bahrain is witnessing a rapid improvement
in health sector and as a result the average life expectancy at birth for men to
73.1 and women to 77.3 by the end of 2007 as we hope to continue what has been achieved,
also continue with efforts to achieve the required strategies and policy coordination
health in a manner that supports raising the level of health of the individual and
society, and to achieve the desired efficiency, so as to achieve the provision of
advanced health care to the community, according to the prestigious higher levels.
Here I would like to emphasize that the work on the development of health care institutions
is essential for achieving sustainable development in our societies and to face
what world witnesses such outbreaks of a disease and the formation of epidemics
in addition to achieving the areas of health interest and medical modern technologies
that represent promising tools to constantly improve the quality of life in the
We wish Kingdom of Bahrain to be the forefront among the countries of the world,
in terms of levels of health care, and this requires the ability to meet the challenges
with determination and start to maintain a strong healthy base besides to take the
latest in the world of media and techniques for prevention and treatment, and put
the homeland and the citizen's health at the top of all priorities, and reflects
a deep understanding of the strong tie between the individual and society on the
part of the health and quality of life.
The Ministry of Health is keen to use the best of modern technologies; to continue
this positive development, because of its active role in linking all the individuals
involved in the delivery of health care services, and give them the opportunity
for health policies and regulations of the ministry through the site.
The contents of the site been collected and prepared by a group of employees from
different departments in the Ministry of Health, and they are always connected with
the members of the Monitoring Committee.
I hope that the website would assist you to find out the information that interest
you and fulfill your ambitions, demands and expectations.
Faeqa bint Saeed ALSALEH
Minister of Health