Over 20 leading employees dismissed in Azerbaijan's health system (UPDATE)
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Azerbaijan, Baku, Feb. 8 / Trend M. Aliyev /
Roughly 21 leading employees were dismissed in the health care system in Azerbaijan, the Ministry of Health said.
As a result of the extended board meeting held on January 31 at the Ministry of Health, roughly 21 heads of hospitals, maternity hospitals, centers of hygiene and epidemiology, as well as heads of departments were dismissed due to shortcomings while rendering public health care. Roughly 54 senior officials were punished administratively.
The heads of departments were instructed to improve public health control and medical services, the information said.