They are released close 27,8 million. BGN. from the NHIF reserve, as most of them will go for medication. This was decided at yesterday's meeting of the Supervisory Board of the insurance institution.
Total 23,7 million. BGN. of the total amount are intended for drugs, such as 10,5 million. BGN. of them will go to pharmacies, but 13,2 million. BGN. - for oncological drugs. Close 4,07 million. BGN. they will be granted for medical devices, it is clear from the decision of the Supervision.
This is the second tranche from the NHIF reserve to the budget items with a deficit. A month ago, supervisors relaxed 39,1 million. BGN. again for drugs to treat malignancies, as with the new tranche the total amount, with which the reserve supports the pen so far, amounted to 52,3 million. BGN. However, it has been clear since the middle of the year, that the funds will not be sufficient to cover the costs of oncology drugs.