Vologda Region Governor announced a decision to extend regional payments for medical personnel treating coronavirus patients.
On July 26th Vologda Region Governor Oleg Kuvshinnikov held a videoconference meeting on combatting the spread of the novel coronavirus infection in the Vologda Region.
Doctors and other health care providers working directly with coronavirus patients, those people who risk their health every moment will continue to get a special payment.
Moreover, Vologda Region Governor Oleg Kuvshinnikov said that in the Vologda region, medical workers who test patients for coronavirus infection, pathologists and non-medical personnel working at hospitals treating COVID-19 patients will continue to get payments from the regional budget in addition to the federal payments.
“There are few people doing more to protect us than healthcare workers on the frontline of the COVID-19 pandemic. They deserve our thanks and admiration in the best of times,” underlined Mr. Kuvshinnikov.