Groysman: decentralization Reform one of the most successful

Гройсман: Реформа по децентрализации одна из наиболее успешных

The head of government stressed that today Ukraine needs medical insurance.

Prime Minister of Ukraine Vladimir Groysman declared on air of TV channel Ukraine, the reform on decentralization of power is one of the most successful reforms in the country and thanks to it, local governments have received tens of billions of hryvnia earnings, the press service of the Cabinet.

“This is hardly the only reform, which today is quite successful and which affect, in particular, and on the health care system,” said the Prime Minister.

He stressed that today, thanks to the decentralization reform in local budgets there are tens of billions of hryvnia, which should be referred to the quality of life of Ukrainians. So, the government envisages changing the model of financing health care.

“We want to invest into the walls of hospitals and quality medical service for the Ukrainians”, – said the Prime Minister.

According to Groisman, today Ukrainians need medical insurance.

“We take the initiative, we require additional taxes for the Ukrainians. We can change the funding system and to allocate these funds for insurance each person. This is very important from the point of view of service quality”, – he stressed.

Earlier Groisman said that decentralization will remain a priority for the government in 2017 and will gain momentum.

The local authorities will shift a part of expenses of the budget