Do you also feel that there are more self-critical tones from the Swedish Social Insurance Agency now?
– Yes and I welcome that. I welcome the Swedish Social Insurance Agency’s internal process of changing the internal management of health insurance matters, says Ardalan Shekarabi (S), Minister of Social Insurance.
Are you also self-critical?
– It is obvious that the combination of strict legislation and the control signals that have been sent has affected the Swedish Social Insurance Agency’s operations in a more restrictive direction. Now we need to both continue to change the regulations and to create more flexible regulations. And also continue to change the management of the social insurance office.
But you do not need to make a major review and change the Swedish Social Insurance Agency?
– We are looking at that issue and considering it, but for me it is very important that we use the evaluations we have received in recent months. We are considering further review measures, but what is even more important is that we use the data we have now received from, among others, the Swedish Social Insurance Agency to change the management of the Swedish Social Insurance Agency.
In the video, he answers the question, among other things, why nothing has happened before – despite the fact that two social insurance ministers have repeated that these people should not be affected in this way.
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