The Act on establishing the Private Health Services Regulatory Council is to be amended soon, Health Minister Dr. Rajitha Senaratne had stated.
According to Minister Dr. Senaratne, a three-member committee had been appointed by him to the task and the relevant report will be handed over to him by the committee within three months.
The Minister had expressed those views during a recent discussion held at the Health Ministry.
Minister Dr. Senaratne had also stated that the committee is headed by the Acting Director General of Health Services Dr. Jayasundara Bandara. Directors of Private health Services Regulation and Legal are included in the committee.
The committee had been instructed to consider the Private Health Services Regulation Council report compiled by the British Government when amending the Act, the Minister had further stated.