In Turkmenistan, health care workers will begin to receive wage supplements. The corresponding Order of the Ministry of Health of the country from 10.03.2021 № 96. The document was registered in the Turkmen Ministry of Justice on March 26, 2021 and posted for review on the website of the aforementioned agency.
In accordance with the approved Order, a 15% increment to the monthly salary is expected for workers of state medical institutions who are involved in activities to prevent the entry and spread in the territory of Turkmenistan of a virus infection occurring in the world, contributing to the protection and promotion of the health of their fellow citizens. The allowance is paid for the period of such activities.
A 20% increase in monthly wages awaits health care workers working in remote locations of Turkmenistan that are difficult to access. The Ministry of Health compiles the list of such villages and approves the list.