President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko does not exclude the possibility of creating a system in Belarus mandatory health insurance. He stated this today, visiting Republican Research Center for Pediatric Oncology and gematalegii in Borovlyany.
"Our future strategy — is setting the stage to concentrate on the main directions of development of health care. I do not want to say that we are not going to reform health care that we do not go, as though it may sound unpopular, for medical insurance, voluntary, mandatory and etc. People are slowly should be accustomed to the fact that the most expensive for us — it's great, "- said Lukashenko, BelTA has learned.
According to him, to health still did not become a human for the most expensive. "In the hospital can come to rest. I do not want to hurt the elderly, but there are some, especially in the heads of the parents: a call — well, are hospitalized, it is necessary to take care of my mother, for my dad. Admit, and it will be 1.5 months in the hospital stay, and she just could treatment and care for her at home. And this is — this we can not immediately get rid of, but we need to get rid of, "- said the head of state.
He stressed that "the hospital be the place where they treat people. "" And the decision to take no power, no bosses, and the doctors, "- said Alexander Lukashenko. Hence, by He said, flows and the need to build additional hospital in the country. "Are we going to have to build some hospitals, whether they are necessary if we optimize what we have today? Therefore, we will focus on the major disease areas — where we need to invest money. The money is there, we will not spare them, "- said Lukashenko.