Omsk businessmen want to pay for the healthYesterday on board at the mayor of Omsk officials have discussed problems and prospects of development of system of public health services. With unexpected criticism in كَِهلِـقـ address Tatyana Horoshavina has acted the president of Omsk commercial and industrial chamber (OmTPP). As she said, health services level leaves much to be desired, businessmen are ready to be treated for money, but officials do not give them such possibility. In the answer the head of department of public health services of Omsk Andrey Storozhenko has informed that under the law has no right to make medicine in Omsk paid, otherwise today we will clean all shadow money, and tomorrow all doctors will go to Office of Public Prosecutor to offer explanations . On prospects of development of system of public health services in Omsk on board at the mayor on officials and representatives of business associations of Priirtyshja were reported yesterday by the head of department of public health services of Omsk Andrey Storozhenko. As he said, in the conditions of a lack of budgetary financing physicians should concentrate on the decision of four priorities - protection of health of children, struggle against a tuberculosis, improvement of quality out-patient-polyclinic service of the population and development of medicine of accidents.
it is unexpected with sharp criticism to officials from public health services has acted president OmTpP Tatyana Horoshavina. She has declared that businessmen are ready to be treated for money, but officials do not give - do not develop system of paid medical services. In the answer Andrey Storozhenko has accused president OmTpP of incompetence. Under its data, only this year establishments of city public health services will earn more than 120 million rbl. on service of patients for money. So, in a number of hospitals patients can choose for money, at what doctor to be treated and in what chamber to lie. However the great bulk of the population of Omsk does not pay for medical aid rendering - expenses on treatment omichej are compensated by the city budget and fund of obligatory medical insurance. under the law the medicine can be only free. If the legislation changes, rich people can be treated for money, for example, to deduce from hard drinking - mister Storozhenko has rapped out. He has underlined that for development of system of paid public health services in Omsk considerable means which in the city budget simply are not present, " are required; and if you suggest to put to me in each hospital on the cash register and to clean all shadow money tomorrow all doctors will go to Office of Public Prosecutor to offer explanations .
the first vice-mayor of Omsk Vladimir Televnoj has tried to soften the Sharpness of the fastened discussion. There are people who are ready to pay for higher quality of health services. It is necessary to finish the information where and on what conditions they can use paid medical services - he has explained an essence of claims of president OmTpP to the main city physician. Intervention of the chief has cooled a heat of mister Storozhenko, and he has told that accepts a part of critical remarks in the address, and has promised to inform businessmen where they can be treated for money. And mister Televnoj has added that officials welcome development in Omsk private medicine, as loading thus decreases for the budget .
As a result members of board have approved the program of development of city public health services during the current year. Despite statements of Omsk businessmen, development of system of paid medical services it has not been declared the basic, an additional problem of work of a municipal government of public health services these and next years. According to the speaker of the City Council Alexander Tsimbalista, businessmen should be engaged in search of sources of financing for development of paid medicine.
PAVEL AKSENOV, Omsk