Family doctors to start working in Azerbaijan by 2015
Azerbaijan, Baku, June 29 / Trend, I. Isabalayeva /
Family doctors will start working in Azerbaijan by 2015. This is envisaged in "Action Plan for 2011-2015 on implementation of State program for poverty reduction and sustainable development for 2008-2015" approved by the Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev.
According to the Action Plan, the Health Ministry will accelerate training of family doctors by the fixed time.
In addition, necessary measures will be taken on reformation of health care financing system and introducing compulsory health insurance by 2015.
New curriculums and methods, improved state education standards will be applied in the relevant fields in the higher medical education.