Ukraine has made an important decision about the treatment of Ukrainians abroad

В Украине приняли важное решение о лечении украинцев за рубежом

The Cabinet, supporting the initiative of the Ministry of health, redistributed 450 million from other programs of the Ministry of health. More than 126 million hryvnias from these means will be directed on the program “Treatment of Ukrainian citizens abroad”, the rest of the amount will go for salaries to doctors, treatment of patients with chronic renal failure using hemodialysis and diabetes and diabetes insipidus.

As reported in the Cabinet of Ministers, the redistribution of funds will allow treatment abroad 52 patients in serious and critical condition, who urgently need medical care not provided in our country. It is reported that as of November 30, 2018, on such account is located 70 people, 18 of patients do not require immediate dispatch abroad.

It is also reported that more than 323 million hryvnia will be allocated for the medical subsidy from the state budget to local budgets. These funds must be used for the following priorities:

  • the payment of salaries to doctors;
  • treatment of patients with chronic renal failure using hemodialysis;
  • treatment of patients with diabetes and diabetes insipidus.

Now local councils have to make changes in their budgets for the funds according to the mechanism of subsidy received all medical institutions.

As previously reported “FACTS”, under the Ministry of health due to the lack of money staged a protest relatives of people who need treatment abroad, requiring departments to help their families.

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