Ruta Pumputiene commented on the necessary changes in the medication reimbursement system for the business daily Verslo žinios

Firm’s partner and Local American Working Group’s head Ruta Pumputiene was featured on Verslo žinios, where she speaks about the need to improve healthcare budget planning and medicine’s reimbursement system in order to increase Lithuanian patient’s access to innovative and most effective oncological treatments.

Ruta notices that the cost of health care and the cost of potential waste should be taken into consideration first. Secondly, it is a must to start supporting evidence-based treatment and pay for the results. Thirdly, it is important to avoid outdated policies that discouragies potential investments  and instead of this  concentrate on working with industry to find new opportunities.

Read more: https://www.vz.lt/laisvalaikis/akiraciai/2018/09/23/ekspertai-pasaulyje–vezio-gydymo-proverzis-o-lietuva-atsilieka#ixzz5fQFn2w00

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