The first Deputy Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on social policy Valery Ryazansky commented on RT submitted to the Duma a draft resolution, under which it is brought to combat the spread of coronavirus to healthcare workers are encouraged to issue departmental awards.

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“I have a positive attitude to this initiative. Must maintain medical and social workers, there is nothing to regret. It is important for people professional recognition, because in the professional community such awards are highly valued and are given the piece. I’m all for physicians to encourage, to make them feel special attention of the state for their high works”, — said the Senator.

Earlier in the state Duma introduced a draft resolution on the departmental awards for brought to combat the spread of coronavirus health care workers.

The deputies will also consider the possibility of providing sanatorium treatment for physicians working with patients with COVID-19.