Tue 19, February 2019

2019 software priorities of the Ministry of Health

12, September 2018 15:00:00

Ajara Health Care Ministry will be able to do bone marrow transplantation for the first time in patients with onco-hematological disease. Next year a bone marrow transplantation will be financed by - 80 000 GEL. In case of need for liver transplantation, patients financing will be increased as well and become 65 000 GEL. Subprogram budget of patients with multiple sclerosis will become 1 800 000 GEL, will increase the tariff for co-financing treatment abroad and instead of 15 000 GEL will be 25,000 GEL. The annual limit of Medicare financing for patients with malignant cancer instead of 10 000 GEL will be 15 000 GEL. Subprogram budget for patients with breast cancer increases by 2 000 000 GEL.

The program of providing shelter for lonely mothers and children is widening, since next year it will be added to mothers with different problems. In 2019 the budget of the Ministry will be 18 million 531 135 GEL.