Russian Government Will Allocate 31,3 Billion Rubles for Medicines to the Regions
OREANDA-NEWS The Prime Minister of Russia Dmitry Medvedev approved the program of distribution of subventions for 2019 in the amount of 31,367 billion rubles from the Federal budget to the budgets of the subjects of the Federation to Finance the provision of social services for certain categories of citizens to provide medicines. The corresponding order was published on Thursday on the portal of the government of the Russian Federation.
"Approve the enclosed distribution in 2019, subsidies from the Federal budget to budgets of subjects of the Russian Federation and the budget of the city of Baikonur on financial provision of rendering to separate categories of citizens of social service in providing with medicinal preparations for medical application according to prescriptions on medicinal preparations, medical products according to prescriptions on medical products, and also specialized products of medical nutrition for children with disabilities", - stated in the message.
Earlier, Dmitry Medvedev reported that subventions for medicines for beneficiaries in 2019 will be indexed and will exceed the amount of 31 billion rubles. According to Medvedev, about 3 million people receive such social assistance in Russia.
Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev reported that subventions for medicines for beneficiaries in 2019 will be indexed and will exceed the amount of 31 billion rubles.
In December 2018, the Prime Minister also noted that by the end of 2018, subventions to the regions of the Russian Federation to provide medicines, medical products and food to beneficiaries and disabled people will exceed 34.5 billion rubles.
In addition, 532 million rubles will be allocated to the all - Russian society of disabled people, 842 million to the all - Russian society of the blind and 161 million to the all-Russian society of the deaf.