Lege Artis Medicinae

[Hospital reconstruction, oh!]

K Éva

JANUARY 27, 1993

Lege Artis Medicinae - 1993;3(01)

[During the preparation of the 1992 draft budget law - in the context of the assessment of the needs of local governments - there was a clear contradiction between the earmarked subsidies and the ideas and plans of local governments and the financial resources of the central budget for this purpose. While the number of applications for targeted aid was very high, there was virtually no demand from municipalities for earmarked aid. While some of the health reconstruction projects, which are technically justified and duly prepared, have been delayed for years due to a lack of resources, some of the other applications were not technically and economically prepared, sometimes unjustified, and sometimes impossible to evaluate. Although there was no realistic chance of starting new developments and reconstruction projects this year, the professional and development policy priorities for the modernisation of the health sector were defined after a review of the institutional structure and in the context of the reform. ]

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