According to RIA Novosti, the earnings of health workers this year increased by nineteen percent compared with the same period of 2011.
According to the head of the Ministry of health Veronika Skvortsova, last year the average wage of a doctor does not exceed twenty-six thousand. This year the average salary of doctors has risen to thirty-one thousand. What is 19.2%. This increase in wages of medical workers is primarily due to the introduction of new standards in the provision of medical care.
According to the head of Department salary level nurses grew by 17.8 percent and currently stands at seventeen thousand rubles instead of fifteen.
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According to the Chairman of the trade Union of medical workers Mikhail Kuzmenko, this year it is planned to formally approve a threefold increase in salaries of medical staff services. Base salary of doctors would have to be ten thousand, the average staff - 7500 rubles, nurses - 5000 rubles. Thus, soon the medical staff will be provided with a normal salary.