The health ministry, paramedics and their employers have signed a tri-lateral agreement ending a series of paramedic protests for better pay and working conditions, Poland's health minister informed on Wednesday.
An elderly man died after shooting himself during a conference on Saturday in the so-called 'white town' of tents set up by protesting healthcare workers near the prime minister's office in Warsaw, police have told PAP.
Poland’s health service is in danger of “dying,” protesting healthcare workers have warned in a letter to the prime minister and the leader of the ruling party.
A delegation representing Polish healthcare workers refused to accept an invitation for a meeting with the government, the health minister said on Tuesday.
The government is planning to introduce a 0.4 percent revenue tax on big corporations to offset a shortfall in funding for the NFZ, the national healthcare system, a deputy finance minister has said.
New health facilities will be built and developed in Africa by 'Redemptoris Missio,' a humanitarian aid foundation in Poznan, western Poland, through funds gained from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Sixty two percent of Poles in a CBOS survey said they consulted physicians by telephone at least once during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki has announced that health care outlays in Poland would be raised to 7 percent of GDP.
Poland recorded 147 new confirmed coronavirus cases and 24 deaths over the past 24h to Thursday morning, against 165 cases reported on Wednesday, data released by the Health Ministry shows.
Launched on June 10, the Warsaw Health Innovation Hub (WHIH) will bring together leading global medical, pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies with the public sector as a first step towards the creation of a Polish Medical Valley inspired by and modelled on medical clusters in other parts of Europe.