Monitoring Desk: In a brilliant and smart move, the Ukrainian Parliament has passed a bill for Life Insurance for Health Workers who are involved fighting COVID-19 pandemic, reports Ukrainian News Agency.
Doctors, paramedics, and health workers are frontline soldiers in the fight against Coronavirus everywhere in the world. They are national heroes in the worst times seen in documented human history.
Ukrainian Parliament which is called Verkhovna Rada or simply Rada, has adopted a bill on the insurance of health workers involved in the fight against coronavirus infection against death from coronavirus infection and an insurance payment with effect from January 1, 2020.
In a story filed by Dasha Zubkova, it is stated that the relevant bill (No. 3376) was adopted by 337 votes, compared with the minimum required 226, the Ukrainian News Agency reports.
As Ukrainian News Agency earlier reported, the parliament has introduced regular mandatory testing for COVID-19 for health workers involved in the fight against coronavirus infection.
The parliament had introduced regular mandatory COVID-19 tests for health workers involved in the fight against coronavirus infection.
The relevant bill (No.3380) was approved by 338 votes, with the minimum required 226, Ukrainian News Agency reports.
It also introduced regular COVID-19 tests for police officers and members of the National Guard, regardless of whether they are known to have made contact with coronavirus patients.
Coronavirus tests will be mandatory for everyone seeking medical assistance with symptoms of the disease, as well as for everyone known to have made contact with coronavirus patients a coronavirus patient.