About 7.5 billion rubles will be allocated for special payments for July to medical workers who fight with coronavirus, the Russian Government official website reported. The order to support doctors and ambulance drivers was previously given by Russian President Vladimir Putin and signed by Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin.
It is decided that the allowance will be paid from April till the end of summer, 2020. It is specified that doctors receive 80,000 rubles, the average medical staff and emergency doctors, 50,000 rubles each, and 25,000 rubles each were allocated to the junior medical staff, paramedics, and ambulance drivers. They recalled that payments are calculated from the very fact of working with patients with COVID-19, without reference to any particular period of time.