dailynewshungary.hu, 5 September - András Balogh
Hospital waiting times, healthcare fees and ambulance costs have recently become a sensitive issue worldwide. But some countries are working faster than others. Hungary is in a surprisingly good position on the list.
hungarytoday.hu, 30 August 2023 - MTI
Making processes smoother could significantly reduce waiting times in outpatient care, said the Parliamentary State Secretary of the Ministry of the Interior, at a press conference on the introduction of a national electronic outpatient appointment booking system at the Albert Schweitzer Hospital-Clinic Institute in Hatvan, in Nógrád County.
hungarytoday.hu, 28 August 2023 - MTI
Speaking at the Tranzit Festival in Tihany on Saturday, during a discussion on the consequences of giving up the national currency, Finance Minister Varga Mihály said that the issue on the agenda now is how we can restore the economy’s balance position in the quickest way after two crises. Fiscal policy must reduce the deficit and debt, he summarized.
The Association of Medical Devices Manufacturers (OSZ) draws the attention of the Government of Hungary to the fact that the steps taken by the Government to partially settle the overdue debts of hospitals are not sufficient, and if no action is taken to settle the overdue claims of economic operators independent of the state, patient care may be stopped in several institutions, for example due to a lack of equipment.
hungarytoday.hu, 19 July 2023 - MTI
The new development hall of the Hungarian-owned medical device manufacturer Medicor Elektronikai Zrt. was inaugurated on Tuesday, with the Minister of Finance announcing that the government had provided support for the HUF 1.3 billion (EUR 35 million) investment from the Healthcare Industry Support Program, which created 50 new jobs.