Plastic surgery excluded from list of basic medical services in Azerbaijan


May 15, Fineko/abc.az. Azerbaijan plans to introduce compulsory health insurance from 2020.

Azerbaijani Deputy Prime Minister Ali Akhmedov has stated that CHI will enable to expand provision of medical services, in particular for those citizens who cannot use these services for various reasons.

"A list of basic services has already been approved and will cover all citizens. The list includes health-related services. But, there are services that are not included in this list. For instance, services of plastic surgery and other similar services are among them," Akhmedov said.