Medical and educational action "Healthy Heart" is on at all districts of Mogilev region. Citizens of Pridneprovie region will have an opportunity to to measure height, weight, blood pressure, body-weight index, and to get appointment cards to specialised medical consultations, a source at Mogilev region centre of hygiene, epidemiology and public health informed.
Mogilev regional children’s hospital is to open “Oasis” for moms and their children. The department for infants’ rehabilitation will get a new equipped play room. The information is provided by Natalia Zinovkina, head of the department.
Pediatric surgery of Mogilev region celebrates its 50th anniversary. During these 50 years more than 135000 children and teenagers have undergone treatment at the pediatric surgery of Mogilev region hospital. 70000 patients have been operated on there.
At the beginning of March the Mogilev medical and diagnostic centre opened an e-reception office which is an essential attribute of a modern medical establishment. The e-reception office makes it possible for patients to make an appointment to see a specialist.
At the moment there are no plans to call off a moratorium on increase of prices for fee-paying medical services for Belarusian citizens, Public Health Minister Valsisly Zharko told today. There is no need in it, the Minister assured.
A number paid services are provided by Mogilev hospital №1, ranging from medical examination and consultation with any specialist, to surgical and therapeutic procedures, first deputy head doctor Pavel Orekhovski informed.
Bobruisk’s dermatovenerologic dispensary clinic which is located at 33, Libkneht Street will soon get a new address. The clinic is expected to change its location at the beginning of April.
Osipovichi district hospital pays much attention to modern diagnostic and treatment equipment, introduction of new treatment and prevention methods.
The hospital bought the laser system “SNAG-985” and the diagnostic system “ANKUBSPEKTR”, equipment for ophthalmology, an infant incubator.
Today Osipovichi district hospital for 251 patients employs 12 doctors, 370 medical staff.
This year 48,700 children will improve their health at summer camps of Mogilev region for the account of state social insurance funds; 27,200 of the children will spend time at daytime camps, others – at stationary camps.
Mogilev regional TB Dispensary got a grand for a new ventilation system. The project totaling Br3.5 bln will be realized within the framework of the international program “Stop-tuberculosis”. According to the specialists the equipment will guarantee a maximum safety level. The air running to the patients’ rooms and back will be filtered.
In April Belarusian public health establishments have changed their schedule due to the shift of a working day. April, 21 and April, 23 polyclinics and outpatients' clinics keep to Saturday’s schedule. April, 22 and April, 29 they will keep to Sunday’s schedule. April, 24 polyclinics and outpatients' clinics work at a holiday regime.
Over January-February 2012 medical service export income of Mogilev region made a 2.5 increase to total $43 thousand. The information is provided by Oksana Rybakova, a head of cost-accounting group of the Regional Public Health Office.
The specialist points to the changes that have taken place in the sphere of providing medical services for foreigners.
Japanese government allotted the Mogilev regional oncologic dispensary the grant for $109 thousand to buy equipment. The grand is a part of Japanese government’s grand assistance program. The money is for buying ultra sound equipment. The Mogilev regional oncologic dispensary will be able to diagnose tumors and to puncture with ultra sound navigation.
Shklov opened a first-aid station that held major reconstruction. The repairs took 18 months and Br800 mln. This reconstruction is only a beginning of the global modernization of Shklov Central District Hospital.
Mogilev regional hospital hosted the Republican theoretical and practical conference on cardiac surgery. The agenda included master classes during which specialists from Belarus, Russia, Lithuania carried nine heart vessels and aorta operations. More than 100 doctors of medicine were watching the operations online at the conference hall of the medical establishment.
Mogilev launched the latest method of sights problems examination. The regional hospital got two optical coherence tomographies.
The work of optical coherence tomographies is like the one of ultrasound examination. It makes it possible to examine a retina and the structure of the eye, to reveal eye problems. The examination takes a minute and doesn’t cause any discomfort.
“Healthy Nutrition Unified day” is held today at regional health establishments, specialists of prophylaxis department of Mogilev Central Polyclinic inform.
Stomatological establishments on a regular basis inform population on different matters of health protection, popularize healthy lifestyle through posters, leaflets and booklets. Such measures aim at reducing the rate of stomatological diseases.
Carious and periodont diseases still have been among the leaders.
Doctors of Mogilev region are worried about more and more parents reject children’s planned vaccination: within the last three years the number of parents refusing vaccination has doubled.
33 ambulance stations work in Mogilev on daily basis. Last year Mogilev city ambulance station received and served over 140.000 calls. 55.000 were in Oktyabrsky housing area.
Not long ago Oktyabrsky housing area had only one ambulance station. It was located in Simonova Street in the hostel building.