Kassym-Jomart Tokayev received Minister of health, Elzhan Birtanov, reports Akorda.
Yelzhan Birtanov reported on the measures taken to prevent the spread of the outbreak of coronavirus in the country.
In addition, the head of state was presented a detailed report on the current activities of the Ministry and the development of domestic medicine.
Kassym-Zhomart Tokayev also briefed on the progress of the development of the new code on people’s health and healthcare system.
A separate unit the Minister informed about the introduction of compulsory medical insurance and implementation of a new state program aimed at the modernization of hospitals.
The President pointed to the critical importance of improving the quality and accessibility of health services to the population. In particular, Kassym-Jomart Tokayev instructed to go, taking into account the views of the public, the work on the new Code of health