The Deputy Minister of Health, MK Yakov Litzman, today hosted in his office Dr. Goudou Coffie, the Minister of Health of the Ivory Coast, accompanied by the Ambassador of the Ivory Coast, Mr. Gomis.
The Minister of Health came on a fact-finding tour of hospitals in Israel, and also to visit physicians from the Ivory Coast undergoing residency (specialization) in hospitals in Israel. The Minister noted: “I wish to learn from the Deputy Minister how to develop outstanding emergency medicine that exists in Israel.”
The two noted the good relations between the two countries and the cooperation between the health systems.
At the meeting, it was agreed to continue cooperation on issues of health and various fields of medicine, information exchange, hosting of experts, training of physicians and medical staff in the fields of emergency medicine, prevention of infectious diseases and additional subjects to be coordinated between the two Ministries.