Meeting in Zelensky: 300% of doctors paid in March in 14 regions
In 14 regions, they paid 300% of the premium to doctors in March.
This was reported to the Ministry of Health, responding to a question from President Vladimir Zelensky during a conference call on preventing the spread of COVID-19 coronavirus infection, reports the press service to the head of the State.
“14 regions have already fully paid salary increases for the month of March to doctors working with patients with COVID-19, the other regions will be calculated in the coming days. At the same time, the regions have started to pay additional payments for April, “said the president’s office.
It is also reported that the relevant ministry has started to conclude contracts for the purchase of protective equipment against coronaviruses.
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Health Minister Maxim Stepanov said more than 70,000 biological protective suits for doctors working with patients with COVID-19 will be sent to the regions.
As reported, as of May 18, in Ukraine, 18,616 laboratory-confirmed cases of COVID-19, of which 535 were fatal, 5,276 patients have recovered. 325 new cases were recorded per day.
Photo: President’s Office
According to the materials: ukrinform.ru