Azerbaijan's revenues from mandatory health insurance exceed forecast - minister

Finance Materials 9 April 2021 12:30 (UTC +04:00)

BAKU, Azerbaijan, Apr. 9

By Zeyni Jafarov - Trend:

Revenues from fees for mandatory health insurance (MHI) in Azerbaijan exceeded 112.3 million manat ($66 million) in the first quarter of 2021, having topped the forecast by 25.5 million manat ($15 million), Azerbaijani Minister of Economy Mikayil Jabbarov wrote on Twitter, Trend reports.

The minister noted that the introduction of the MHI system will improve the population's access to reliable and high-quality medical services.

Since April 1, 2021, mandatory health insurance has covered the entire population of Azerbaijan.

(1 USD = 1.7 manat on Apr.9)


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