Healthcare Minister of Ukraine Maksym Stepanov assured that patients in moderate and serious conditions would be provided with free treatment from coronavirusб as Ukrainian News reported.
“As for today, the issue of treatment, especially of diseased in moderate and severe patients, should be implemented by the state. And we urgently reconsider it. We review the health packages, medical guarantees to ensure the presence of Covid-19 in them to treat it,” Stepanov said.
Concerning the free treatment of peopleб who lost their jobs during the quarantine, the minister said that the state would cover the costs if their state is moderate or severe.
As we reported, the number of coronavirus cases in Ukraine has increased to 1,462 cases. Ukraine observed 45 deaths, 28 patients successfully recovered. Over the last 24 hours, 143 new cases have been recorded.
On March 13, the government closed the border for foreigners. Starting from midnight on March 17, Ukraine closed all types of movement through the state border within the measures on the fight against coronavirus pandemic. The ban was introduced for the international railway, air and bus traffic. However, the evacuation of the Ukrainians continued. On March 25, the Cabinet of Ministers extended quarantine for 30 days, up to April 24. Besides, the state border was completely closed on March 28.