According to experts, labour migrants are a threat to public health of Russia. This view was repeatedly expressed by the head of Rospotrebnadzor Gennady Onishchenko, offering employers to acquire a medical insurance policy for each migrant.
For example, in Moscow alone, there are almost 50000 HIV-infected people, of which about 15,000 are visiting and living without a Hukou migrants. The mayor Sobyanin also said repeatedly about the need to complete a full medical insurance for migrants.
Recently the Ministry of labour prepared a document that sets out the obligation to purchase insurance medical insurance at their own expense at the device to work. It turns out that at the conclusion of the employment contract, medical insurance is necessary.
There is also another option. The company, which takes a person assumes the costs associated with the purchase for him an insurance policy. The measures taken will help to save huge amounts of money that government spends annually on medical care for migrant workers. In one Moscow, the provision of emergency medical care costs the budget of 5 billion rubles a year.