New Conception of Financing of Health Field in Azerbaijan to be Submitted to Government - Minister
Azerbaijan, Baku / Тrend corr S. Aghayeva / The project on new conception of financing of health field in Azerbaijan will be soon submitted to the Government for consideration, Azerbaijani Health Minister, Ogtay Shiraliyev, reported to journalists on 6 July.
The conception was developed by the Health Ministry and Finance Ministry of Azerbaijan. It will be aimed at improvement of health field, the Minister said. The conception also covers medical insurance issues.
The Minister spoke on repair work in medical diagnosis establishments in Azerbaijani border regions. He noted that 10 diagnosis establishments corresponding to modern standards were planned to be constructed at the expense of the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR). At present construction and repair work is under way in Oguz, Yevlakh, Khanlar regions, Baku settlement of Nardaran, and so on.
According to the Minister, construction of new medical diagnosis establishments will begin this year in Baku settlements of Bina, Zira, Badamdar, Nardaran, Bulbula, Gojahasa. The medical diagnosis establishments will be put into operation in a short period. Medical establishments in other settlements will be substantially repaired. Construction of the Scientific Research Ophthalmologic Institution and the National Oncologic Centre is under way. Some 50 medical establishments will be constructed and substantially repaired in Azerbaijan this year.