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Bill promotes doctors in remote areas

  • Adianto P. Simamora

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Wed, April 6 2011 | 10:38 am

PREMIUM The Health Ministry is proposing financial incentives and civil servant posts to doctors who are willing to settle in remote areas.

Health Minister Endang Rahayu Sedyaningsih said the proposals were included in a draft bill on medical practitioners that is set to be discussed at the House of Representatives.

“The bill aims to promote a fair distribution of doctors working in urban...