Every tenth hospital did not have enough money for a decent salary of doctors


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In 2017 more than ten percent of all Russian hospitals is 864 of the clinic would not have enough money to pay half of the personnel in case of implementation of may decrees of the President, found RBC.

According to the site bus.gov.ru only in Russia 8.2 thousand medical institutions. According to the posted on the portal of the financial reporting of hospitals and clinics over the past year, for the sake of increasing patches of doctors 2.3 million clinics would have to reduce payments to non-medical personnel to the level below the subsistence minimum. 3.3 thousand institutions the average salary of janitors, accountants and other such employees would be below the average for the region. Only 814 hospitals would be able to achieve the average wage.

RBC concludes that by the end of 2017, the majority of Russian medical institutions would be unable to carry out the decree. In April 2018, the government announced that the President set the task is done: that nurses and orderlies get the average regional salary, and doctors in two times more than that.

In conversation with the edition the Director of the Institute of public health, HSE Larisa Popovich noted that the may decrees were initially unrealistic. According to estimates of the Institute for salaries to physicians regions would have to spend on health care to 90 percent of its budget.

At the end of 2017, Russian doctors told about their real income: every second gets less than 25 thousand rubles per month, only eight percent of physicians — more than 50 thousand, i.e. at the level of the national average or higher. To earn more, health workers are forced to take processing, and sometimes work on two rates.

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