Law on Health Care, 2014 [Lao PDR]

This law, replacing the Law on Health Care 2005, determines the principles, regulations and different measures relating to the organisation, activities, management and control of health care activities, in order to ensure that all citizens, families and communities have access to equal, full, equitable and quality health care services, [and] to protect the rights and interests of health care professional workers, with the aim of increasingly developing modern health care services to enable all citizens to have good health and to be able to effectively contribute to the protection and development of the nation.

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Geographic area (spatial range)
  • Lao People's Democratic Republic
Document reference # No.58/NA
Issuing agency/parties
  • National Assembly
  • Lao
Formal type of document Law
Topics SDG 3 Good health and well-being
License Creative Commons Attribution
Copyright Yes
Status Adopted, validated, in effect
Version date (of draft) December 24, 2014
Adoption date/Enacted/Promulgation date/Signing date December 24, 2014
Effective/Enforced Date January 30, 2015
Publication reference Pursuant to Chapter 6, Article 67, clause 1 of the Constitution of the Lao People's Democratic Republic; Pursuant to a resolution dated 24th December 2014 of the National Assembly on the adoption of the Law on Health Care No.017/NA; and Pursuant to Proposal No. 05/SCNA, dated 22 January 2015, of the National Assembly Standing Committee.
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