HEALTH

U.S. Embassy awards four Romanian “Women of Courage”. Who is the 2018 International Woman of Courage nominee for Romania?

U.S. Embassy awards four Romanian “Women of Courage”. Who is the 2018 International Woman of Courage nominee for Romania?

The U.S. Embassy in Bucharest has awarded four Romanian women within the yearly Women of Courage ceremony on Tuesday for their outstanding results and whose work has had a major impact on the Romanian society in various fields. The embassy ...

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DNA’s Kovesi warns over corruption in healthcare, says hospital managers raised millions of euros from bribe

Two ex-hospital managers convicted for bribe taking

Chief prosecutor of the National Anti-corruption Directorate (DNA), Laura Codruta Kovesi has warned on Tuesday over the corruption practices in the healthcare, arguing there are major vulnerabilities which directly impact on the citizens’ life. She exemplified a former hospital manager ...

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Warning strike in the health system

Update: Health system administrative staff threatens with protests, general strike postponed

Employees of the health system are staging a two-hour warning strike on Monday, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Trade unions announced they had also gathered all signatures to initiate general strike on Friday, May 11. Hospitals are picketed by ...

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Orthopedics surgeon Gheorghe Burnei, charged of manslaughter in a new file

Doctor Burnei gets away from house arrest, placed under judicial control

Orthopedics surgeon Gheorghe Burnei is suspect in a new file, under charges of manslaughter and bodily injury. The Prosecutor’s Office upon the Bucharest Tribunal has subpoenaed Burnei on Thursday to inform him about the new charges. Investigators say it is ...

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