The number of health workers with COVID-19 in the Saratov region closer to 600

The number of health workers infected with coronavirus infection in the Saratov region, close to 600, said the Minister of health of the region Oleg Kostin.

In total, the region 4015 laboratory confirmed cases of infection with mers have died, 36 patients recovered 1699. According to the health Ministry in the region on 8 June, the number of infected with a coronavirus health workers in the region reached 500.

He said that on June 9, insurance payments in the region received 19 health workers totaling 1,307 million rubles.

According to the presidential decree, the payments provided to doctors who suffered in the course of work with patients with coronavirus. In the event of complications from the coronavirus and disability decree provides for payments from 630 thousand roubles to 2 million roubles. In case of death of an employee in the result of infection with the coronavirus will be paid more than 2.7 million rubles, in case of complications caused by COVID-19, which did not lead to disability - more than 68.8 million rubles.

Insurance guarantees are available to doctors, average and younger medical personnel of medical organizations, drivers of ambulances who work directly with patients confirmed the presence of a new coronavirus infection and patients with suspected infection.

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