All funds intended for incentive payments to providers who treat patients with coronavirus infection reported to the regions and has already started payments. This was stated by the Minister of health of Michael Murashko, speaking at a meeting of the Committee on health protection state Duma, devoted to the organization of medical care for patients with novel coronavirus infection.
“Accruals and payments for April, according to the set schedule must be completed by may 15. The main part has already started to pay. 25 percent of the subjects had already made charges. The total volume of payments will amount to 47 billion is subject to Federal institutions and to regions”, – said Mikhail Murashko. He stressed that the shortage of funds for payments is absent.
During the meeting the Minister informed the members of the relevant Committee that Russian scientists obtained the first positive results in the development of vaccines against coronavirus.
“There are encouraging results that we will reach the drug that will work. So developers – Federal agencies in General, and one private company – show that their directions are moving the correct direction and show first results”, said ant.