President: Ukraine needs healthcare reform
Дата: 16.06.2017 16:40
President Petro Poroshenko emphasizes the importance of new solutions for the changes in the healthcare system of Ukraine. The President said this in a speech at the solemn event on the occasion of the Day of Medical Worker at the Mariinsky Palace, the press service of the Head of State reported.
Ukraine, Israel sign cooperation agreement in health field
Дата: 17.05.2017 11:10
Ukraine and Israel in the presence of the Prime Ministers of two states, Volodymyr Groysman and Benjamin Netanyahu, signed an agreement on cooperation in the field of health care between the Health Ministry of Ukraine and the Health Ministry of the State of Israel for 2017-2021. This has been reported by the press service of the Health Ministry.
Health ministry to create National Health Service department by late March
Дата: 08.02.2017 15:05
Ukraine's Health Ministry during the transitive period intends to create the National Health Service department in the first quarter of 2017. The service will be transformed into the central executive power agency in the second quarter of 2017, the ministry's press service has reported.
Health ministry backs government-funded Ukrainian heart treatment program
Дата: 20.01.2017 11:30
Ukraine's Health Ministry is working on the implementation of the government-funded program implying the creation of the Ukrainian heart center chain for implanting stents and treating heart attacks, acting Health Minister Ulana Suprun has said.
PM stands for introduction of national health insurance
Дата: 18.01.2017 15:50
Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman believes Ukraine has to launch the national health insurance.
Flu epidemic threshold exceeded in 11 regions of Ukraine
Дата: 14.12.2016 13:20
The epidemic threshold for influenza and acute respiratory infections has been exceeded in 11 regions of Ukraine. Over 300,000 people fell ill during December 5-11. This is reported by the press office of the Healthcare Ministry of Ukraine.
Ukraine increases funding for HIV, TB treatment programs by 140%
Дата: 07.12.2016 11:45
The Government of Ukraine has decided to increase funding of state programs for HIV and TB treatment by 140% each. Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine Pavlo Rozenko said at the meeting of the Coordinating Board of the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) in Geneva on Tuesday, the Government website reports.
Government approves concept of health system reform
Дата: 30.11.2016 13:20
The Cabinet of Ministers at its meeting on Wednesday approved a concept of healthcare system reform. “The concept offers a model of such a system [the national system of medical insurance] and a phased way of its implemented,” Deputy Health Minister Pavlo Kovtonuik said, Ukrinform reports.
Healthcare Ministry of Ukraine: TB incidence grows by 8%
Дата: 30.11.2016 12:55
Tuberculosis (TB) incidence rates in Ukraine grew by 8% over the past year, Deputy Healthcare Minister of Ukraine Oksana Syvak said during a meeting with the UNDP representatives, Ukrinform reports.
UNICEF delivers first shipment of medicines and vaccines in Ukraine
Дата: 15.04.2016 11:35
The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) has delivered the first shipment of vaccines against pertussis, mumps and measles, and medicines for HIV/AIDS patients, the press service the Health Ministry reports.
Health ministry: flu death toll reaches 364 people
Дата: 11.03.2016 16:40
364 people died of flu or other respiratory infections over the past months since the epidemic broke out in Ukraine.
Seven people died of flu in Kyiv city since November
Дата: 21.01.2016 10:40
Seven people died of flu since the beginning of the epidemiological season in Kyiv city, head of Kyiv city state sanitary epidemiological office Oleh Ruban told a briefing, Ukrinform reports.
Polio vaccination set to continue despite flu outbreak
Дата: 15.01.2016 14:20
The third round of polio vaccination in Ukraine, scheduled to start on January 17-18, will not be put off because of the flu epidemicб Health Minister Alexander Kvitashvili told a briefing on Friday, Ukrinform reports.
Health minister: main goal of healthcare reform in 2016 is to ensure universal access to primary healthcare
Дата: 18.12.2015 17:40
One of the key goals of the healthcare reform in 2016 will be the provision of the fully functioned system of access to primary health care in each settlement starting from 2017, Health Minister of Ukraine Alexander Kvitashvili has said.
World Bank gives $25 million for Rivne region rural health care project
Дата: 15.09.2015 10:50
The World Bank provides $25 million to reform rural health care in the Rivne region, the press service of the regional administration reports.