On June 12, the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine amended the Resolution, which complicates the pharmaceutical procurement process. NGOs are concerned that the country stumbles on the manual procurement management that threatens the patients to stay without essential medicines.
Dear Mr. Stepanov, Public procurement of medicines for 38 health programs financed from the state budget of Ukraine must have started in February-March 2020 but failed. According to public information […]
The Health Ministry of Ukraine is disrupting procurement of medicines, vaccines and medical devices for seriously ill Ukrainians for budget 2020. Every year pharmaceuticals are procured in 38 different areas at the centralized level.
The Ministry of Health of Ukraine wants to overspend 40% of the budget, which can be used for procurement of additional 50,000 protective suits for health workers. These are the results of the first tender held by the MoH at the cost of the reserve budget to combat COVID-19. The Ministry of Health administration got around the procurement through the independent specialized agency SE Medical Procurement of Ukraine and laid hands on the tenders.
Dear Maksim Volodymyrovich, The Charitable Foundation “Patients of Ukraine” represents the interests of 28 patients’ communities associated with 1.5 million people battling serious illnesses. As representatives of these organizations we […]
Following the open dialogue between patients, authorities and international organizations, held on October 1, 2019, subsequent resolution was adopted on the fundamental steps of further changes in the health care system, on which parties agreed.
The chosen course of healthcare transformation will be continued. The money for patient financing model will be maintained at all levels of health care delivery. Such agreements were reached during the event - open dialogue between patients, authorities and international organizations "Medical Reform for the Benefit of the Patient", which took place in Kyiv on October 1, 2019.
The bill No. 1076 «On Amendments to the Law of Ukraine ‘On Public Procurement’ and to Some Other Legislative Acts on Improving Public Procurement» has been put to vote today, which abolishes the possibility to procure medicines through the international organizations. The bill was posted on the website only one day before the voting, depriving the public of the opportunity to make comments and remarks.