Welcome to the July edition of the Baker McKenzie Ukraine Healthcare Industry Group Newsletter. This is your regular digest of legal developments affecting the life science and healthcare industries in Ukraine.
This edition covers changes in the regulation of public procurement of pharmaceuticals, including changes that postpone procurement based on the National Essential Medicines List, approval of the list of products to be procured by the specialized procurement agencies in 2017, and update of the reimbursement register. This edition also covers proposed changes in the state registration of pharmaceuticals, adoption of rules for determining the cost of works on conformity assessment and the simplification of the procedure for issuing work permits and temporary residence permits for foreign nationals. More details on these developments affecting the Ukrainian life science and healthcare industries are provided below.
In this issue:
- Public procurement and reimbursement of pharmaceuticals
- State registration of pharmaceuticals
- Medical devices
- Employment law