Finance the loss of autonomy and dependency, the goal is shared by all governments for years. One of Edouard Philippe aims to create the this 5th branch of social security.
It is an ambition, which is back on the front of the stage regularly in recent years, and the government of Edouard Philippe decided to return to the charge by announcing its ambition to create a 5th branch of the Social Security. After the sickness Insurance, old-age insurance, the family branch and the branch Accidents at work,
Finance the loss of autonomy, and a need to anticipate the future
The issue is major then that all the surveys highlight the accelerating aging of the population. The loss of independence is costly to the community, and the creation of this branch dependency should allow the government to respond to citizens ‘ expectations.
The creation of a national fund of solidarity for autonomy (CNSA) is expected to double in the allocation of 0.15 of a point of the CSG (Generalized social Contribution). The government is aware that it will be necessary to find other sources of funding to cope with the colossal sums that are at stake.
Colossal sums of money to find in a difficult context
Want to move quickly to the creation of this branch dependence is a necessity, even if the context of the crisis of coronavirus more complex, a little more in the gives. It will not be easy to find additional funding at a time where the national economy is at a standstill (or almost).
The Fund amortisation of the social debt (Cades), which had to be suppressed in 2024, has been extended in its action until … 2033. As its name indicates, this Cades has the burden of a debt consisting of the deficits of the past but also those induced by the health crisis we are experiencing is a total of 136 billion euros.