Welcome to the October 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 the new procedure for revising the National Essential Medicines List, an update of the list of pharmaceuticals to be procured by specialized procurement agencies using the state budget funds for 2016, launch of the healthcare system reform, the new draft law on licensing turnover of medical devices and expected revision of tax treaties with UK and Turkey. More details on these developments affecting the Ukrainian life science and healthcare industries are provided below.
In this issue:
- Public procurement of pharmaceuticals
- Healthcare system reform
- Competition law
- Medical devices
- Anti-corruption law