Zelensky has underlined the importance of cooperation with the EU on the issue of vaccines against coronavirus.
At the initiative of President Vladimir Zelensky, the Cabinet is preparing to introduce a procedure of insurance payments to the families of victims of physicians who are struggling with the pandemic COVID, reports the Chronicle.info with reference to the Correspondent.
This was announced by Prime Minister Denis Shmyhal.
The relevant resolutions will be considered on Wednesday, June 17, to begin payout soon.
According to the head of the government, payment will be carried out depending on contracted physician directly counteracting the coronavirus or under other circumstances. It is, among other things, the payment of 1 million 576 thousand UAH families of medical workers in case of their death from the coronavirus that they fell ill during the performance of professional duties; 210 thousand hryvnias if the physician became ill and died while working with patients COVID-19, as well as payments in case of disability due to the disease medic on coronavirus infection.
“Coronavirus continues to bring new victims, and we must act, and simplify the bureaucracy in order to help the victims’ families,” — said Zelensky.