Price of 1,880 medical services rises as of today

As per document between the ministries of Health and Finance which takes effect today, medical service prices in hospitals across the country will hike as of today.

Yet the increase is just for health insurance card holders. For those who have not bought health insurance, price frame will abide with Law of Price, Law of Treatment  and other related documents

As of today, the cost of 1,880 medical services just surge by 30 percent compared to old frame.

It includes allowance for medical workers’ night shifts and operation fee. It will once again leap on July 1 when medical workers’ wage and other spending are added into.

Apart from which, self-financing medical facilities will increase the cost of medical services including direct fee, medical workers’ allowance and wages.

By Lam Tuong – Translated by Uyen Phuong

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