Groisman told to whom compensate for the cost of drugs

The government establishes a system of reference pricing for medicines against cardiovascular diseases, diabetes type II and asthma, which will ensure lower prices for medicinal products in Ukraine from 1 January 2017.

The Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman said this during a working visit by V. Kremenchuk, Poltava region, UKRINFORM reported.

«We started a system in which people suffering from cardiovascular diseases, diabetes type II and asthma, will receive compensation of the cost of medications that they take for their own health. This is a very important element of our support,» — said Groisman.

He said that currently 65% of deaths in Ukraine is due to cardiovascular diseases, and this must change.

We will note, in September, Groisman said that the government accumulates enough cash to ensure that in 2017 to provide Ukrainians with free medicines. We are talking about 18 programs are «chronically underfunded — insulin, hypertension, and many other things.»

Recall also that the government is planning the transition to insurance medicine in 2017.




Groisman told to whom compensate for the cost of drugs 01.12.2016

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