Daily box sales of subsidised medicines fell slightly in August 2021 compared to the previous month

Daily turnover of subsidised medicine (boxes)

In August 2021, the daily sales of subsidised medicines per 10,000 inhabitants increased in all counties compared to the same period of the previous year, with the highest increase in Budapest

Daily box sales of subsidised medicines per 10,000 inhabitants by county, August 2021

Social security subsidies and co-payments for medicines dispensed in August 2021 were at the same level as in the previous month

Amount of social security subsidies and co-payments for prescription drugs

People in the country spent on average 11% less time in active inpatient care in August 2021 than in the same period of the previous year

Number of days spent in active inpatient care per ten thousand inhabitants, by patients’ place of residence, August 2021

In August 2021, bed occupancy decreased less in active care and more in chronic care compared to the same period of the previous year

Actual bed-occupancy rate in inpatient care

Infectology occupancy rates fell the most in August 2021 as the Covid-19 pandemic subsided

Change in actual bed occupancy rate in active inpatient care, August 2021

Clinical oncology had the highest occupancy rate and infectology the lowest among the fields of specialisation with the most hospital beds in August 2021

Actual bed occupancy rate in active inpatient care, August 2021