(GermanPolicy.com) – As a result of the Corona pandemic, the Federal Government has decided on a bonus for nursing staff. A total of 1 billion Euros are available for hospitals and care facilities. The amount is divided in equal parts and should benefit all those affected – for full-time employees in care with up to 550 Euros. The law could apply from the end of June. Federal Health Minister Lauterbach (SPD) called on facilities to improve general conditions for their nursing staff.