Association warns of possible emergency in Latvia's hospital sector in 2019

  • 2018-11-29
  • LETA/TBT Staff
The Latvian Hospital Association has warned that the hospital sector can find itself in a state of emergency next year because of the Constitutional Court’s ruling on the regulation for medics’ overtime work, the association’s chairman Jevgenijs Kalejs said. The Constitutional Court ruled in May that the transitional provisions in the Medical Treatment Law, regulating medics’ remuneration for "extended working hours", are not in line with the Constitution. The provisions were invalidated, preventing medics from working overtime without re...
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