The Russian government has allocated nearly 115 million rubles for palliative care

Правительство России выделило почти 115 миллионов рублей на паллиативную помощь

Prime Minister of Russia Dmitry Medvedev has signed the decree about allocation to the Ministry of health of the Russian Federation about 115 million rubles for the development of palliative care. The document is published on the official Internet portal of legal information.

“Development of palliative care highlight the Ministry of health of Russia from reserve Fund of the government of the Russian Federation in 2019, the budget appropriations in the amount of 114617,6 thousand rubles for the provision of other interbudget transfers to budgets of subjects of the Russian Federation”, – stated in the document.

The funding will be spent on providing drugs, monitoring the provision of palliative care, providing medical facilities, providing palliative care.

Control over expenditure of funds entrusted to the Ministry of health with the provision of the report prior to February 1, 2020.