Acting on the recommendations of the NPM Special Hospital for Psychiatric Diseases (SBPB) "Dr Slavoljub Bakalović" in Vrsac has taken a lot of measures to implement the recommendations, in accordance with its financial and human resources capabilities. In order to increase the required number of employees, in an indefinite period of time Hospital received a doctor and two medical technicians, and in next period are planned new recruitment of medical staff. In accordance with the budget for 2017, they will renovation the certain departments within the hospital.
In accordance with the recommendations of NPM, during the retention of patients, hospital adheres to the legislation, and measure of the physical restraint (fixation) is also applied in accordance with applicable legal regulations and standards in force. In order to raise the quality of rehabilitation services and care, for each patient are made individualized treatment plans that include large number of rehabilitative and therapeutic activities.
NPM visited the Special Hospital for Psychiatric Diseases' Dr Slavoljub Bakalović "in Vrsac on 15 December 2016, in order to monitor implementation of the recommendations made by the European Committee for the Prevention of Torture and Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment to the Republic of Serbia, 2015. About the visit, the Report with recommendations for further improvement of the situation has been made.