Increase in Covid cases, Manastirliu: 100 specialized doctors will be added to the health system this month
The Minister of Health, Ogerta Manastirliu from QSUT has spoken about the increase in cases of COVID during the last few days. Manastirliu said that citizens were provided with health services on time and announced that 100 specialized doctors will be added to the health system this month.
"The good news is that there are more than 100 doctors who have completed the cycle of specializations this year, who will be attached to our district hospitals. But there are also those who complete the specialization cycle, who are already attached and are being attached to the hospitals of Tirana, but also who preferred to stay in the hospitals where they served in this 3-year period", said Manastirliu.
Minister Manastirliu said that the government is committed to the further support of doctors, when she said that the salary increase starts from this month.
"We as a government are committed to the further support of our doctors and nurses. Wages increase starting in July, so the effect of the 6% increase in wages will start as an effect with the first salary that comes in August. Of course, salary increases will continue every year, just as we have promised," said Manastirliu.