Medvedev instructed to study the question of financing of telemedicine

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Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev instructed the Ministry of health and the Ministry of Finance to consider the issue of financing priority project «Electronic health care», the corresponding order is published on the website of the Cabinet of the Russian Federation.

«The Ministry of healthcare (Veronika Skvortsova), the Ministry of Finance (Anton Siluanov), jointly with interested Federal Executive authorities on the issues of additional financing of priority projects in the main direction of strategic development of the Russian Federation «Health care» to: ensure the expenditure commitments of constituent entities of the Russian Federation in the development of information and telecommunication infrastructure and information systems, as well as their annual maintenance in order to effectively implement the priority project «Electronic health care», — stated in the message.