The Department of Health is in a hurry at the National Health Service with the transfer of funds to medical institutions
Ukrainian Minister of Health Maxim Stepanov requests the National Health Service of Ukraine (NHA) to speed up the transfer of funds to medical facilities.
He said this during a briefing on Thursday, reports an Ukrinform correspondent.
“This morning agreements have been reached with all emergency medical services. The transfer of funds has started, according to the NSZU. But I demand from the NSZU as a central executive body, which has everything necessary for conclude agreements, provided with these funds, to speed up this process “- says Stepanov.
According to him, the April salary depends on the speed of work of the NSHI for the medical staff who treated the patients with coronavirus.
Stepanov expressed the hope that by the end of the week, more health workers will start receiving wages for April.
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The head of the Ministry of Health added that information on the payment of 300 percent surcharge to medical workers for the month of March was specified, today the agency will receive the final data.
“Regarding the payment of salaries in March, the government fully transferred these funds in April. Currently, we are monitoring and controlling the situation of payments in each oblast by each health facility. According to information that the Ministry of Health receives oblasts signed by the leaders of each region, we find that almost all regions … have paid salaries, “explained Stepanov.
Earlier, Minister of Health Maxim Stepanov said that, according to regional state administrations, on March 18, 300% of the salary was paid to doctors working with COVID-19 in March.
At the same time, in April, payments to doctors are made according to a different algorithm – according to agreements with the NZZU.
As reported, in Ukraine, 16,847 laboratory-confirmed cases of COVID-19, of which 456 were fatal, 4,143 patients recovered. 422 new cases were recorded per day.
According to the materials: ukrinform.ru