Compulsory Health Insurance to Extend Boundaries
It is quite possible that drug assistance will be included into the Compulsory Health Insurance program. At any rate, the initiative of the Ministry of Health may be supported by the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation.
The project of a new model of pharmaceutical insurance was announced at the Russian National Congress of Patient Union, held two weeks ago by Veronika Skvortsova, Minister of Healthcare.
Yesterday it became known that the initiative is supported by the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation. Denis Manturov announced that talking to media representatives.
“We are ready”, he stressed, “ to support the initiative of the Ministry of Health so that our sites are able to manufacture the drugs required by the Ministry of Healthcare”.