Prime Minister of Russia Mikhail Mishustin signed the order about allocation of 45 billion roubles for incentive payments to health workers.
“We need now to support medical workers who are risking their health and life, help patients with coronavirus. By order of the President signed the Government order about allocation of about fifty billion rubles that will be spent on additional payments to physicians,” said Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin at the working meeting with Deputy Prime Ministers.
These payments will get health workers who work in institutions subordinate to Federal Executive authorities, including the police and law enforcement agencies, the Prime Minister said.
We are talking about doctors working with patients with the coronavirus, and the ambulance staff. Doctors in hospitals will receive 80 thousand rubles, orderlies and nurses — for 50 thousand rubles, nurses — 25 thousand rubles; the doctors soon — for 50 thousand rubles, the rest of the staff team — 25 thousand rubles.