He noted that family doctors focused only on whether enough amount of capitali, but forgot that the agreement also includes other measures for which there is no disagreement.
Family doctors it was suggested that additional funding for quality assurance, reminded Kuchinskis. "If the answer is "no", then, obviously, other proposals will not" — said the head of government. The Prime Minister added that negotiations are always a compromise, but it is not achieved if one of the parties does not agree until, until you receive everything.
As reported, the Latvian Association of family physicians (LASU), having considered the proposals of the Prime Minister and the Minister of health Andes Chakri to improve the situation in the health sector, decided not to sign the agreement with the government and continue to strike, but in a different form. This was stated to journalists by the head of the LASU sarmīte veide.
"Having considered these proposals, we see that nothing has changed, and even those points on which we reached agreement during a meeting in. Therefore, we will not sign the agreement," said Weide. The decision to change the form of the strike family doctors were given the situation and calls patients.
LASU decided that the strike will last until October 1st, and until that time the Association hopes to negotiate with the Prime Minister about the resolution of the situation. At this time, doctors will take no more than 20 patients a day, and others to write to the queue at the reception.
Family doctors will not be prevented adults — it can be to go only for a fee. The strike Committee also urges doctors not to sign contracts on the e-health system and not to use it.
As reported, the Ministry of health on 17 July sent LASU final proposal of the government on the strike demands, which calls the July 18 agreement with the Prime Minister and the Minister of health.
As have informed Agency LETA in the Ministry of health, according to the project agreement, the Prime Minister Maris Kuchinskis and the Minister of health Anda Chakshu undertake to ensure a proportionate increase of salaries of medical personnel providing from 1 January 2018 increase of the salaries of family doctors in the amount of capitali.
The draft agreement stipulates that within the amount of capitali family physicians January 1, 2018, shall be paid a Supplement of EUR 150 per month for performing certain quality criteria. Until January 1, 2018, family doctors are given the opportunity to improve their performance. To determine these criteria is proposed to form a working group.
It is also proposed that, if necessary, to clarify included in the conceptual report "On the reform of the health system" section on primary health care and up to 15 September 2017 to prepare a detailed proposal for the development of primary health care.
The draft agreement also envisages the introduction of regulations changes, it is established that until 1 January 2018, the use of a unified e-health system for family doctors is voluntary.
Agreeing with these suggestions, LASU will assume the obligation to ensure the execution of prisoners with National health service contracts, including connecting family physicians to electronic health until September 1, 2017.