This was stated by Sergey Sobyanin, mayor of Moscow. Wages of medical personnel over the last 10 years has increased significantly and should continue to grow. However, doctors have an obligation of continuous training. Already, many Moscow clinics equipped better than European and American, says the mayor.
"We managed to increase the salaries of doctors, but I believe that this is not the limit, and we still need to raise wages so that the title of doctor and health worker was significant. You need to create a system of professional development of doctors in Moscow and in the whole country. We are moving in this direction", - said the mayor.
According to statistics, the average salary of a doctor in Moscow in 2015 was about 78 thousand roubles. In 2016 it rose 5.1% (up to 82.5 thousand). Nursing staff currently receives about 50 thousand per month, the youngest is 34 thousand rubles.