This is an indirect consequence of the crisis of the sars coronavirus. While many French have deferred care during the confinement related to the outbreak of coronavirus, the complementary health will be put at contribution. The government will ask them to repay by the end of the year to the social Security an " outstanding contribution ", calculated on the basis of the savings they have made during the crisis of the epidemic, explained Tuesday, August 4, the ministry of Health. "It is not a tax, but a recovery of amounts which have not been disbursed" by the add-in, including the fact that, for the containment, many of the insureds have waived some care, explained to the Agence France-Presse, a spokesman for the ministry, confirming information of the Echoes.
According to the ministry of Economy and Finance, the agencies of complementary health have saved a total of 2.6 billion euros during the containment, but this amount does not take into account care only postponed – and will be so in the end it made and reimbursed in spite of everything – or the fact that the economic crisis has also resulted in contributions falling for the insurance.
Compensate for the deficit of the sickness Insurance
This project was presented to relevant agencies as early as 5 June : the government asked them to "make proposals" to see how they could " take their share to the effort made by the health Insurance to support the health system during the crisis ", has been provided to the ministry of Health. The complementary "have made returns constructive" and said " to share the statement, according to which they should not benefit the economy of the crisis ", added the spokesperson.
A subsequent meeting with representatives of additional bodies, around of ministers, Olivier Véran (Health) and Olivier Dussopt (public Accounts), is scheduled for September, to set the amounts and terms of this contribution, has added the same source. The amount paid by the add-in should be assigned to the health Insurance, which is suffering from the crisis of the Covid-19, and that should show this year a deficit of 31 billion euros.p>
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