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The health system of Bangladesh
Health is a universal human development index measurement. Find a state of health as a fundamental right of all citizens in the country’s Constitution has recognized. Achieving the Millennium Development Goals in the health sector in Bangladesh within 2015, the government is going to try.
Government institutions and non-governmental organizations as well as local entrepreneurs, government agencies and managed health care is through international organizations. Starting from the center to the grassroots level policy, planning and decision-making responsibilities of the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. Four departments under the Ministry – Department of Health, Department of Family Welfare, Department of nursing services, medication administration department – they are on duty.
Since independence, Bangladesh has made vast improvements in the health sector. All the people of the country, especially in rural communities is the benefit, he said the government has formulated the National Health Policy. Overall development policy of the government in health, nutrition and population sector, the main goal – health, nutrition, reproductive health and family planning in the public improvements. That is part of the risk to the society of women, children, the elderly and the poor economic freedom and the physical, social, emotional and spiritual well-being is attained. Ministry of Health and Family Welfare of the Government made under the National Health, National Food and Nutrition Policy and National Population Policy is implemented.
Non-government organizations in the city and rural areas of health, nutrition and population sector is significant. These institutions are primarily family planning, maternal and child health work. Recently the company has expanded the scope of their services and the urban areas are the primary health care.
A significant progress in the health of the National Drug Policy. This policy is effective from the year 1982 jobs are to remove from the market all the harmful and unnecessary pharmaceutical drugs to ensure a fair price. As a result, the pharmaceutical industry has developed on this principle. With this policy the department has the necessary legal framework.
Need to improve some of the indicators for achieving the Millennium Development Goals. They reduce the birth-rate, low mortality rate of 5-year-olds, parents and children, immunization, vitamin-e ‘shortage alleviation. There are a variety of programs and activities aimed at.