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Saturday, 28.03.2015, 13:02
Pauls Stradins Clinical University Hospital in Riga has announced a competition for the vacant position of the Finance Department's head, reports LETA, according to information published on the hospital's website.
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The average life expectancy rate in Lithuania is among the lowest in Europe. Strengthening and protecting the health of the population is a strategic goal of the state and local authorities. Municipalities, which are responsible for public health promotion and monitoring, received over EUR 3.77 million (LTL 13 million) in 2014 for the implementation of this function, informs LETA/ELTA.
Results of an audit commissioned by Estonian Health and Labour Minister Urmas Kruuse show that the qualifications of doctors from third countries wishing to work in Estonia have been evaluated thoroughly, social ministry announced LETA.
The emergency alarm in the new municipal building in Riga-Imanta, is heard regularly, however, doctors in the building's health center ignore it and continue tending to patients, and in tandem, the patients remain in line to avoid missing their turn, the daily "Neatkariga" reported on Tuesday, cites LETA.
Dita Raiska has been elected as the new president of the Latvian Nurses' Association, the association's former vice-president Liga Arente told LETA.
It needs to be made clear by April 2015 what to do with the construction of a new wing at Pauls Stradins Clinical University Hospital in Riga; only then will we know whether this project will receive European Union (EU) funds, Finance Minister Janis Reirs (Unity) said in an interview with the LTV show "Rita panorama", reports LETA.
The Council of the Trade Union of Health and Social Care Employees of Latvia decided today that a protest would be organized in Riga on Monday, April 20 when the city will host an informal meeting of the European Union's health ministers, informs LETA.