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Tibetan Medicare System ready to enter its third year

Interview with Tsegyal Dranyi, Additional Secretary of Department of Health, Central Tibetan Administration, on the first ever Tibetan medical insurance program. Dranyi said that the medicare system providers need to reach out to more Tibetan community in the diaspora so that all will be benefited by it. He said that his department, the local health workers, and community leaders are doing everything to educate about the program, now in its second year, and hopes to achieve better and sustained response, especially from the poorer and weaker sections of the population.