Our Rector Prof. Dr. Okumuş Attended the Consultation Meeting Held at Higher Education Board

Our Rector Prof. Dr. Nurullah Okumuş, attended the consultation meeting chaired by President of the Higher Education Council (YÖK) Prof. Dr.  Erol Özvar.

The rectors of 81 state universities, including the Faculty of Medicine, participated in the meeting held at the 15 July National Will Hall of the Presidency. President of YÖK Prof. Dr. Özvar at the meeting  made the opening speech, our Rector Prof. Dr. Okumuş made his presentation on the subject.

At the end of the meeting, where the rectors exchanged views, Chairman of the Council of Higher Education Özvar made evaluations: “The legislative work initiated within the body of YÖK will be completed immediately in order to make the necessary improvements in the personal rights of the health personnel working in university hospitals operating under higher education institutions, without any loss of rights.

In the studies on this subject, a regulation equivalent to the improvements in the supplementary payment rates to be made to the health personnel from the revolving fund will be based on the Supplementary Payment Regulation published in the Official Gazette dated 12.08.2022 and numbered 31921 of the Ministry of Health.

Work continues on the legal regulation that will bring permanent solutions to the problems of health personnel working in university hospitals operating under higher education institutions.

Emphasizing that the health personnel working in university hospitals do not suffer from victimization regarding their personal rights, YÖK President Prof. Dr. Özvar said. “We present to the public that the problem will be resolved as soon as possible.”

Güncelleme Tarihi: 22 December 2022