These changes will help reduce the number of fake sick leaves, staff believes the Ministry of labour of the Russian Federation. The Fund itself, dealing with social insurance, due to the innovation can save about 42 million rubles.
Plans to launch electronic sick lists in all regions of Russia by 2017. We note, for now the pilot project is working in the Astrakhan, Belgorod, Samara, Tambov, and Khabarovsk areas. There, residents can receive e-hospital in the clinic by place of residence.
In summer 2015, social scientists in Russia have learned how citizens relate to their hospital. It turned out that 82% of people are trying to sick leave not to take and to come to work in any condition. The main reasons for this behavior is a strict boss, a big responsibility and the lack of replacements in case of illness.