Our mission - is to facilitate the transition of the Russian pharmaceutical market to develop into mature, be a guide on the course of development of the potential of all the pharmaceutical market participants, thereby improving the quality of life for the end user and society in general. Despite the relatively high susceptibility to Russia's external economic and financial risks, imbalances in the domestic policy and great social disparities, the pharmaceutical market in Russia has had a stable positive growth for the last few years.
The draft decree of the Government of the Russian Federation "On the Program of state guarantees of free medical care to citizens for 2019 and for the planned period of 2020 and 2021” contains a number of new provisions as compared with the Program of state guarantees of free medical care to citizens for 2018 and for the planned period of 2019 and 2020, approved by the Decree of the Government of the Russian Federation dated December 8, 2017 No. 1492.
The new pricing system could be a major threat to the pharmaceutical market in 2019. This opinion, speaking at the press conference on the announcement of the changes, the structure and dates of the XIX Platinum Ounce contest, was expressed by the Director General of DSM Group Sergey Shulyak.
At the III Congress of military anesthesiology and resuscitation specialists on November 22-23 in St. Petersburg they discussed topical issues of providing medical care to wounded and injured in "difficult” conditions, as well as the results and prospects of using simulation technologies in training power sector doctors. The congress was initiated by the Russian Ministry of Defense, with the participation of specialists from the Zashittsy All-Russian Medical Center "Zashchita” of the Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation, the Ministry of Emergency Situations, the Ministry of Internal Affairs, the Russian Guard, the FSB and the Federal Medical and Biological Agency of Russia.
November 27, 2018 in the international multimedia press center MIA "Russia Today" an interregional round table "BORN BEFORE TERM" [NOT] MISSED OPPORTUNITIES was held, which in the format of a telebridge united health professionals from Moscow, St. Petersburg, Yekaterinburg, Kazan, Voronezh and Cheboksary. The general audience of the round table dedicated to the international day of the premature baby, this year amounted to more than 3,000 participants, of whom more than 2,500 people from 56 regions joined the event through an online broadcast.
On November 20, at the plenary meeting, State Duma deputies adopted in the third reading the government bill No. 374838-7 "On Amendments to Certain Legislative Acts of the Russian Federation on the issue of putting into circulation of medicinal products for medical use”.
About 70% of the drugs on the Russian market should be interchangeable by 2021 according to the plan for determining the interchangeability of drugs, developed by the Ministry of Health in conjunction with the Federal Antimonopoly Service (FAS). This was announced on November 12 by the Minister of Health of the Russian Federation Veronika Skvortsova at a meeting of the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin with members of the government.
Until a universal drug insurance program is introduced in Russia, it is useless to wait for a radical improvement in the health care system. This was stated by Yuri Krestinsky, director of the Center for Health Economics and Management in Healthcare at the Moscow School of Management Skolkovo, speaking at one of the sessions of the National Advertising Forum.
The adoption of the draft law "On Amendments to the Federal Law" On Circulation of Medicinal Products ”regarding the regulation of prices for medicinal products included in the list of vital and essential medicinal products” will help reduce the prices for medicinal products of the list of essential and essential medicinal products (VED) and will have a positive impact on drug provision of citizens of the Russian Federation. This was reported in her report to Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev at a cabinet meeting by the Minister of Health Veronika Skvortsova.