The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine decided to introduce another level of salary allowances for physicians who are fighting the coronavirus. Prime Minister of Ukraine Denys Shmygal said so.
"To support doctors who are fighting the coronavirus, we are introducing another level of salary increments. Additional adjusting coefficients are being introduced to the package of medical services, which will make it possible to take into account the workload of hospitals and, accordingly, affect the increase in payments to doctors," the Prime Minister said.
Also, according to Shmygal, payments of 300% allowances to doctors continue.
As we reported before, Ukrainians will be able to do coronavirus tests for free in private laboratories.
"It was proposed to amend the Resolution of the Cabinet of Ministers of May 6, 2020 No. 372, additionally allocating budget funds in the amount of $3,6 million to laboratory centers that belong to the Ministry of Health administration for the purchase of services for laboratory testing of COVID-19 testing by PCR in institutions health, regardless of the form of ownership," Minister of Health Maksym Stepanov stated before making a decision.