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US to Help Bulgaria with Online Health Care

The US Ambassador to Bulgaria, James Warlick, voiced Monday his country's willingness to assist Bulgaria in implementing the online health care system in Bulgaria.

Society » Health | May 17, 2010, Monday // 15:57 | Viewed: 1965

Bulgaria National Healthcare With BGN 800 M to Spend

Bulgaria's National Health Insurance Fund (NZOK) has BGN 800 M in its bank account as of March 31, 2010, announced Friday the Bulgarian Health Minister, Anna-Maria Borisova.

Society » Health | May 14, 2010, Friday // 15:43 | Viewed: 1774

Bulgaria Health Committee Calls for Motherhood Age Limit

Age cap on births has been demanded by the head of the Parliamentary Health Committee a day after a 62-year-old woman gave birth to twins in Northern Bulgaria.

Society » Health | May 13, 2010, Thursday // 17:39 | Viewed: 3995

Bulgaria Blue Coalition Demands Swift Healthcare Reforms

Bulgaria's right-wing Blue Coalition will retract its support for the Bulgarian Health Minister, Anna-Maria Borisova, if she fails to quickly implement reforms in the sector.

Society » Health | May 13, 2010, Thursday // 15:46 | Viewed: 1596

Bulgaria Health Minister: 130 Hospitals Are Enough

Bulgaria's Health Minister Anna-Maria Borisova said Thursday that the number of Bulgarian hospitals should be brought down to 130.

Society » Health | May 13, 2010, Thursday // 11:12 | Viewed: 2271

Bulgaria Deputy Minister in National Healthcare Supervision

Bulgaria's Deputy Transport Minister, Ivaylo Moskovski, was appointed member of the supervision council of the National Health Insurance Fund (NZOK).

Society » Health | May 12, 2010, Wednesday // 13:33 | Viewed: 1880

Thousands of Bulgarian Women at Risk over Silicone Implants

About 3 600 Bulgarian women are at risk over poor quality silicone breast implants, the Chair of the Parliamentary Health Committee, Lachezar Ivanov, reports.

Society » Health | May 10, 2010, Monday // 18:11 | Viewed: 2362

Bulgarian Patients Angry about Medical Treatment

Patients in Bulgaria are most dissatisfied with the access to medical treatment and the availability of drugs in the country.

Society » Health | May 10, 2010, Monday // 12:41 | Viewed: 2116

Western European Headhunters Target Bulgarian Doctors

Managers of Western European hospitals are seeking to hire Bulgarian doctors and nurses at a labor market event in Sofia.

Society » Health | May 9, 2010, Sunday // 11:24 | Viewed: 3244

Top World Surgeons Save Lives of 7 Bulgarian Kids

A team of top world surgeons from Bulgaria, the United States, and Spain have performed life saving surgeries of seven Bulgarian children with spine deformations.

Society » Health | May 4, 2010, Tuesday // 15:48 | Viewed: 4284

Head of Doctors Union: Bulgaria Health Minister Is Easy to Talk with

Bulgaria's Doctors Union and the Bulgarian Health Minister Anna-Maria Borisova agree on 90% of the health issues in the country.

Society » Health | May 3, 2010, Monday // 14:49 | Viewed: 1920

Psychiatry Clinic Head Named Bulgaria Deputy Health Minister

Professor Ivan Milanov is going to be appointed Deputy Health Minister, Bulgaria's Health Minister, Anna-Maria Borisova announced Friday.

Society » Health | April 30, 2010, Friday // 16:17 | Viewed: 2331

Bulgaria Health Minister: Smoking Ban Relaxation Unavoidable

The Bulgarian Health Minister Anna-Maria Borisova backed parliament's decision to loosen up smoking ban in public places in Bulgaria.

Society » Health | April 28, 2010, Wednesday // 16:31 | Viewed: 2798

Bulgaria MPs Loosen Up Smoking Ban on 1st Read

The Bulgarian parliament approved on first read the proposed relaxation of Bulgaria's smoking ban in all closed public spaces.

Society » Health | April 28, 2010, Wednesday // 11:37 | Viewed: 2061

Bulgaria Parliament Confirms New Health Fund Head

The Bulgarian Parliament has supported the nomination of Doctor Neli Nesheva to become the head of the Bulgarian National Health Insurance Fund (NZOK).

Society » Health | April 28, 2010, Wednesday // 10:07 | Viewed: 1556

Nominee for Head of National Health Fund Named

Doctor Neli Nesheva was nominated Tuesday for head of the Bulgarian National Health Insurance Fund (NZOK), according to media reports.

Society » Health | April 27, 2010, Tuesday // 17:17 | Viewed: 1707

Bulgaria Deputy Health Minister Resigns

Bulgarian Deputy Health Minister Mila Vlaskovska has submitted her resignation on 23 April, reports BTA.

Society » Health | April 26, 2010, Monday // 18:42 | Viewed: 3098

Gergana Pavlova Named Bulgaria Deputy Health Minister

Gergana Pavlova will be the new Deputy Health Minister, Bulgaria's Prime Minister, Boyko Borisov, announced Friday.

Society » Health | April 23, 2010, Friday // 14:17 | Viewed: 3761

Bulgaria's New Health Minister: Roll Your Sleeves Up, No More Jokes

The major problem of Bulgarian healthcare is its 'lack of substance', which is why reform is needed urgently, according to newly appointed Health Minister, Anna-Maria Borisova.

Society » Health | April 22, 2010, Thursday // 14:31 | Viewed: 2301

Ministry Report Vindicates Ousted Bulgarian Health Minister

Bulgaria's Health Ministry submitted Wednesday a report about its work under the leadership of now ousted Minister, Bozhidar Nanev.

Society » Health | April 21, 2010, Wednesday // 17:59 | Viewed: 2487

Bulgaria Right Wing Retracts Support for Health Minister-Hopeful

The Members of the Parliament from the right-wing Blue Coalition retracted Friday their tentative support for the nomination of the ruling GERB party for Health Minister.

Society » Health | April 16, 2010, Friday // 14:46 | Viewed: 1602
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