"Minister of Social Policy Maryna Lazebna noted that next week, as the President insisted, insurance payments will begin for families of doctors who died due to coronavirus infection COVID-19," the President’s office said.
This week the Cabinet of Ministers approved the number of payments to doctors who suffered as a result of coronavirus disease during their professional activities.
The families of the dead doctors are provided with payments of $60,000. Moreover, in the event of a doctor’s death not during work with patients, relatives are provided with payments in the amount of $8,000.
As we reported before, the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine decided to allocate over $5 million to the Ministry of Health to ensure the professional development of medical specialists.
This money will be directed to doctors' salaries.