Stepanov explained the criteria for distributing drugs in the regions
The distribution of all personal protective equipment for doctors and medical equipment by the Ministry of Health is done according to clear and understandable criteria. First of all, these are the regions that suffer most from coronavirus disease.
This was announced by the Minister of Health of Ukraine Maxim Stepanov, the press service of the Ministry of Health reports.
“We have very clear and understandable criteria for the distribution of medical and personal protective equipment. First, we send it to hospitals that work with patients with COVID-19 for medical care. , as well as in the area most affected by the coronavirus. ” – said Stepanov.
According to the minister, on May 22, the last cargo of Naftogaz group’s cargo was delivered to the regions – it is charitable aid worth UA 500 million. Among the purchases: more than 388,000 protective suits; 12 mobile x-rays; 200 patient monitors; 50 mobile ultrasonic devices. “All of this cargo was distributed to the 14 regions most affected by the coronavirus and in need of assistance. And I had the opportunity to personally verify that the cargo reached the recipient during a regional trip to the Chernivtsi region “, summarizes Stepanov.
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As reported, on May 21, Ukrainian Minister of Health Maxim Stepanov made a work trip to the Chernivtsi region.
At 9:00 a.m. on May 23 in Ukraine, 20,580 laboratory-confirmed cases of COVID-19, of which 605 were fatal, 6,929 patients have recovered. 432 new cases were recorded per day.
According to the materials: ukrinform.ru