Already 90% of hospitals have signed agreements to receive 300% of additional payments to doctors – Stepanov
The government is working to provide supplements of 300% of salary to all doctors who work with patients with COVID-19 as soon as possible; 90% of medical establishments have already signed relevant agreements with the NHA.
This was announced by Minister of Health Maxim Stepanov on May 29 during a work trip with Ukrainian Prime Minister Denis Shmygal in the Kiev region, the department’s press service said.
“From the state, at the central level, everything was done. There was an order from the president, the CMU accepted all the documents and transferred the money. The funds go through the NLHA and since yesterday almost 90% of the Agreements have been signed. Payments are made by local managers. Every doctor in the institution is accountable for it. If there are no reports, everyone involved will be held accountable, “said Stepanov.
According to him, the reform of Ukrainian medicine should take place in such a way that doctors and patients benefit from it. He noted that the Ministry of Health was already doing everything possible to protect medical personnel resistant to the coronavirus.
Stepanov added that due to changes in Ukrainian medicine, as of April 1 this year, emergency medicine, the anti-tuberculosis industry and the second link in medicine as a whole were in the area to special risk.
“It is very important for us to correctly calculate the prices of certain services and the coefficients for which medical institutions receive funding. An in-depth work is underway on this subject, and we have no right to be wrong”, said the head of the Ministry of Health.
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Earlier, it was reported that Shmygal had met workers at the KNP’s emergency medical post at the Kiev Regional Council, the “Kiev Regional Center for Emergency Medical Aid and Disaster Medicine” To Bila Tserkva on a working trip of the head of government to the Kiev region.
The Prime Minister of the Kiev region was accompanied by the Minister of Health Maxim Stepanov, the acting president of the Kiev regional state administration Vasily Volodin and the mayor of Belaya Tserkov, Gennady Dikiy.
In total, in Ukraine today, 22,811 cases of COVID-19 have been laboratory confirmed. Per day – 429 new cases.
According to the materials: ukrinform.ru