Public Health Protection Program

SCOPE
Assessment, Consulting and Strategy Planning

LOCATION
Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

PROJECT DURATION
2016-2017

CLIENT
Saudi Health Council

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The Public Health Protection project aims to develop an integrated Public Health Strategy in the kingdom in accordance with principles included in the Health Care Strategy.

InterHealth Canada was awarded the contract in which it had to assess the current situation of the public health protection system, analyse and identify possible opportunities of improvement. InterHealth Canada also built an executive plan for the advancement of the public health protection programs based on international standards and lessons learnt from previous international consultations and experiences.

Achievements

  • Built an integrated plan of regulations and standards required for public health protection
  • This is a critical large-scale national public health program and a key component of the Saudi Health Council strategic plan.
  • The Roadmap provided by InterHealth Canada is a step forward in improving the overall health of the population and decreasing mortality rates