Union warns against new payment system in mental health care

Germany

Ver.di, the main trade union representing health workers is organising a demonstration outside the Ministry of Health in Berlin in protest at the government plans for a new payment system covering mental health care. Ver.di argues that the new system focuses too much on prices and revenue optimisation and not enough on ensuring the quality of care for patients as well as conditions of workers and level of staffing in the sector.
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