Court Order On Regulation of COVID-19 Treatment Costs
|Date added||July 9, 2021|
”Health is a social right the should not be left in the hands of service providers” -Mr Mulumba Moses, Executive Director-CEHURD.
On 8th July, the High Court heard the case of Mulumba Moses & Center for Health Human Rights and
Development (CEHURD) vs Attorney General, The Medical and Dental Practitioners Council, & The Minister of health. The case, which was filed on June 24th, 2021 challenged the government, and the medical
council for failure to act in response to exorbitant, unjustified, and extortionate fees hospitals are charging for the
management and treatment of COVID-19.