Georgia

Location:
- Southwestern Asia, bordering the Black Sea, with a sliver of land north of the Caucasus extending into Europe.
- Neighbours: Azerbaijan, Armenia, Turkey, Russia.

Climate:
- warm and pleasant;
- Mediterranean-like on Black Sea coast.

Natural hazards:
- earthquakes.


Currency: Lari
Code: GEL
Since: 1995

Exchange rates at December 31st:

1 EUR = 3.0701 GEL (2018)
1 EUR = 3.1044 GEL (2017)
1 EUR = 2.7940 GEL (2016)
1 EUR = 2.6169 GEL (2015)
1 EUR = 2.2656 GEL (2014)
1 EUR = 2.3891 GEL (2013)
1 EUR = 2.1825 GEL (2012)
1 EUR = 2.1614 GEL (2011)
1 EUR = 2.3500 GEL (2010)


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GEORGIA: Starting in 2019 the model of financing universal health insurance in the country will change

Beginning in 2019, Georgia will change the model of financing within the General Health Insurance program. According to the Ministry of health the new system of reimbursement provides for transition to a model of diagnostically related groups (DRG), based on which a patient's diagnosis, age, length of hospitalization, and other criteria will determine the amount of funding, wrote Business Georgia.