dailynewshungary, 27 September 2021
Lawmakers on Monday passed an amendment on prolonging the special legal order and special measures related to the coronavirus pandemic until Jan.1, 2022.
dailynewshungary, 25 September 2021 - MTI
The government will provide a subsidy of 12.2 billion forints (EUR 34.2m) to hospitals to reduce waiting times for operations cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic, the human resources ministry said in a statement on Friday.
hungarytoday.hu, 19 September 2021 - Júlia Tar
On Wednesday, the deadline for the coronavirus vaccination of health care workers expired, so unvaccinated people automatically leave the system. According to media reports, there are several hundred employees who did not want to be vaccinated and therefore lost their jobs in healthcare.
hungarytoday.hu 08 September 2021 - Péter Cseresnyés
The number of people awaiting surgery in Hungary has increased by nine thousand since the end of the third Covid wave, bringing the national wait list to 41,000. The largest number of people waiting for cataract surgery is 15,000. The National Health Insurance Fund Manager (NEAK) is trying to reduce the waiting list through performance-based financing and by settling administrative fees.
hungarytoday.hu 31 July 2021 - MTI
Health-care employees on Saturday staged a demonstration in Budapest to protest for restauration of their public employee status and a 30 percent wage hike.