It became known what compensation will be given to doctors, cases of coronavirus


Payments said Maxim Stepanov.

Medical workers who contracted coronavirus, will receive from the state up to 630 thousand hryvnias. In case of death of the medic from COVID-19 amount of payments their relatives will be more than 1,5 million UAH, reports the with reference in Word and Deed.

This was stated by the Minister of health, Maxim Stepanov at a press briefing at the briefing on Friday, June 12.

“If we are talking about specific payments — if you have an occupational disease the medical worker from the coronavirus, the payment amount to 630 thousand hryvnia, depending on the extent of disability or if a disability. Also provided funds that are paid to families of killed health workers. They make up 1 million 576 thousand hryvnia,” — said Stepanov.

According to him, all necessary amounts have been budgeted in Fund of social insurance.

“The government made a decision regarding the allocation of additional funds to the social insurance Fund. This amount was 2 billion 278 million. Including these funds were provided on payment of medical workers who contracted coronavirus,” — said the Minister.