The Vice Minister of healthcare and social development of the RK Aleksei Tsoi declared about it today in his speech at plenary session of concluding conference "On the course of implementing the project "Transfer of technologies and Conducting institutional reform in the sphere of healthcare of the Republic of Kazakhstan" which was held in Astana.
"The essential contribution to formation of the necessary foundation for increase of national health system efficiency was made by realization of joint initiative of the Government of the RK and the International bank of reconstruction and development concerning transfer of technologies and institutional reform in branch", - he noted.
Aleksei Tsoi emphasized that results of the researches and development which are carried out within the project, increase of professionalism of various professional categories of health system, including abroad, the advisory assistance of the leading international experts made it possible to provide the main part of the reforms and transformations stipulated within State program "Salamatty Kazakstan" for 2011-2015..
Thanks to the project implementation the international standards are introduced and long-term institutional potential in different spheres of branch is created. These are management and financing of healthcare, organization of healthcare delivery and ensuring quality of medical services, personnel planning, medical education and science, development of information health system and pharmaceutical policy.
"The results achieved during the project are important for further effective development of health system. The created personnel potential, standardization and improvement of standard regulation in branch will promote increase of competitiveness of domestic healthcare. All taken measures will allow to reduce losses of productivity as a result of diseases and to protect the population from financial consequences at deterioration of health, and also to release means for more effective investments", - Aleksei Tsoi said.
Within 5 days the project teams of the World Bank and Kazakhstan, the leading international experts from Canada, the USA, Finland, Spain and other countries will discuss results on all 7 components of the project.
Besides, within the framework of this event the conference on the subject "Role of Professional Management in Reforming of Health System" will also take place.
Let us remind, the investment project "Transfer of Technologies and Conducting Institutional Reform in Sphere of Healthcare of the Republic of Kazakhstan" is one of joint initiatives of the Government of RK and the International bank of reconstruction and development within strategic partnership.
Its goal is to introduce the international standards and to form long-term institutional potential in support of the State program of healthcare development "Salamatty Kazakstan" for 2011-2015.
Implementation of the project is based on transfer of advanced technologies from the international organizations and the MHSD RK consulting companies, to other government bodies, the organizations of healthcare, and also to new institutional structures created within the project.