If no measures were taken to provide medical staff, hospitals would face a catastrophe in a few years, chairman of the Bulgarian Medical Association, Dr. Ivan Madzharov, has told BNR. "There will be no nurses in the hospitals..
EU Commissioner for Health and Food Safety Stella Kyriakides will arrive in Bulgaria today to discuss with President Rumen Radev and Health Minister Dr. Stoycho Katsarov current issues related to the coronavirus pandemic . Talks will focus on the..
The National Health Insurance Fund and the Bulgarian Medical Union are starting negotiations for an annex to the National Framework Agreement 2020-2022. This became clear at a meeting held today between the Minister of Health Stoycho Katsarov, the..
The pandemic has highlighted long-standing problems in Bulgaria's healthcare system, including a shortage of nurses. This was stated before the Bulgarian National Radio by the President of the Regional Board of the Bulgarian Association of Healthcare..
In the 2020/2021 academic year, more than 211 thousand students are studying for bachelor's and master's degrees in higher education institutions in Bulgaria . 12.3% of them have chosen private institutions. 92.1% of university students in Bulgaria are..
There is a 600 million Leva buffer to cover the necessary costs of the Covid crisis until the end of the year, this was announced at a working meeting of the outgoing government today. “The 1.15 billion leva allocated during the pandemic in..
Boyko Borissov: Bulgaria to achieve herd immunity in May 2.7 million doses of the Pfiser/BioNTech vaccine will arrive in Bulgaria in the next two months, BGNES agency reported, quoting this country’s Premier Boyko Borissov who visited Plovdiv district...
The shortage of human resources and the mistrust of the system remain the biggest problems of Bulgaria’s healthcare, Dr. Maria Pishmisheva and Dr. Gergana Nikolova, who are on the frontline against Covid-19, said for BNR. Maria Pishmisheva and..
There are enough Covid hospital beds in the country: Health Minister “There are 48,000 Covid-beds in Bulgaria and we have no concerns that they may run out,” Health Minister Prof. Kostadin Angelov said in Sliven. He will issue an order for all hospital..
The Sofia-based Military Medical Academy has called on citizens whose health condition allows, to help and donate blood free of charge . The medical institution guarantees that all anti-epidemic measures are observed in its blood donation centre...