October 2014


MoH wants to procure medicines of doubtful quality for sick children

Today the parents of children with phenylketonuria as well as little patients appealed to the Ministry of Health with urgent request to procure much-needed medicines. The problem is that 3-rd […]

Nothing about us without us! Initiative of CF “Patients of Ukraine” regarding the appointment of the Minister of Health of Ukraine

Ensuring the uninterrupted functioning of patients’ access to health services is the basic and the main obligation of the Minister of Health. There have been 19 Ministers of Health during […]

Experts offer deprive the Ministry of Health of the part of functions, including procurement

The draft of health care reforms that is being developed by Strategic Advisory Group on Healthcare reform suggests depriving the Ministry of Health of some functions, including the financing of […]

Position of CF “Patients of Ukraine” regarding another round of intimidations and pressure on our organization!

Yesterday a couple media has published false information about the opened criminal case against Dmytro Sherembey, Chairman of CF “Patients of Ukraine”. We consider these provocative statements and paid articles […]

“Black Tuesday” in Ukraine – the wave of the mass protests of patients

Today, on October 21, mass protests of patients have been held in 17 cities of Ukraine and in Kyiv. The patients dubbed the day as “black Tuesday”. They demanded from […]

At 16 days out of 21 allocated for emergency drugs procurement only 6% has been conducted

On 21 of October at 9.30 am there will be an action of patients with various severe diseases called “BLACK TUESDAY” under the Cabinet of Ministers.The Patients will symbolically cover […]

Civil activists “switched on” a countdown of the expiration of tenders for drug procurement. Only 2% of necessary medicines are procured at two weeks

Activists “switched on” a countdown and every morning they remind the officials about the close deadline for drugs procurement allocated by the Prime Minister. Patients picket Cabinet of Ministers of […]

Activists: the medicine procurement will not happen in 21 days unless the representatives of the public are engaged

Today the activists of CF “Patients of Ukraine” and Anticorruption Action Center participated in the meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine where the issue of the failed tenders […]