07 March 2020 – Increase in healthcare work for medical personnel and retired health professionals

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Intervention Categories: Finance policy and financial aid; Financial aid to health services
Level of Jurisdiction: National

Overview: Last night – said the Minister of Health Roberto Speranza – in the Council of Ministers a plan was approved for hiring and investing in healthcare personnel. The recruitment of specialist doctors, according to the rules specified in the decree itself, to be assigned to perform specific functions. Self-employment tasks were assigned to retired healthcare personnel. There restatement of the plans for the staff needs of the companies and of the SSN bodies.Outpatient specialist’s hours were increased.
Full details here: http://www.salute.gov.it/portale/news/p3_2_1_1_1.jsp?lingua=italiano&menu=notizie&p=dalministero&id=4167