Health Ministry Promotes Expertise Swap
Uzbekistan’s government is to support professional communication of doctors of clinics with foreign colleagues.
The Cabinet of Ministers will annually approve for medical professionals a schedule of internships for specialists abroad and attracting qualified foreign specialists to conduct master classes in the country.
This follows from the decree of the Cabinet of Ministers «On measures for the effective organization of retraining, advanced training and professional skills of medical staff of state medical organizations».
The medical workers selected by the contest will be sent for internships to the leading foreign medical and scientific institutions.
In short-term employment contracts, their accommodation in hotels is organized by the host country. They are also given a daily allowance at the rate - the equivalent of $ 20/day - in soums at the exchange rate of the Central Bank on the day of payment.
In addition, in Uzbekistan the qualified foreign medical specialists will be involved in conducting master classes and training of domestic doctors for modern technologies of medical care.