Today the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine and the Ministry of Health signed a memorandum on cooperation to prevent corruption in the health sector. The memorandum was signed during the All-Ukrainian forum “First aid in the fight against health care corruption”, attended by the Director of the Bureau Artem Sytnyk and acting Minister of Health Uliana Suprun.
The memorandum envisages information exchange on corruption and other crimes identified by the Ministry of Health during the execution of the powers defined by law.
According to Artem Sytnyk, in the context of agencies cooperation, in NABU there will be created a separate investigators unit, specializing in the investigation of criminal corruption offenses in the healthcare sector. He also expressed hope for mutual support and effective cooperation on the part of the Ministry of Health.
In her turn, Uliana Suprun assured attendees of consistent cooperation of the Ministry of Health and NABU.