The Ministry of labour of the Russian Federation stated about the incompetence of the leadership of the Pskov region in connection with the statements of its head Andrey Turchak about the allegedly limiting the salaries of medical workers the decision authority.
“Statements by representatives of the Pskov oblast authorities that the implementation of the provisions of Federal law may lead to reduction in the remuneration of some categories of employees, at least surprising and indicates a lack of competence in this matter”, — stated in the message of Ministry of labor.
We are talking about the Governor Turchak, who on 15 August said that “willing to disregard the labor Ministry to prevent the reduction of salaries of health workers”.
The Ministry explained that in fact the order is not regulated, the salary of workers of medicine and pharmacy, and their positions are linked to qualification levels.
The corresponding rates for these levels must be approved by the regional government.
In the end, as stated on the Ministry’s website, there sorry about the “incompetence of the head of the region” to help them to deal with the Russian laws.