Special fund for patients
April 21, 2017
Patients whose health has been damaged during a stay in hospital will be able to apply for compensation from a special fund, whose budget in the first year of functioning should reach PLN 400-500 million, according to a draft bill prepared by the Health Ministry. The fund is to be fueled by hospitals, the state budget and the national health fund NFZ. Claims could range from PLN 1.500 to PLN 300,000.