Zelensky insists on opening new body of Okhmatdet by August 31
President Vladimir Zelensky insists on opening a new building for the medical diagnostic complex of the National Specialized Hospital for Children (SSN) of Okhmatdet until the end of the summer.
This was reported by the press service of the head of state.
“We promised separation in June. We understand that the coronavirus has also ruined our plans. However, we must open a modern department of Okhmatdet this summer,” the president said in a traditional conference call to prevent the spread of COVID-19 coronavirus infection.
The meeting was chaired by the Head of State with the participation of representatives from the Cabinet of Ministers and the police. The President noted that on May 30, he was awaiting a list of the first line of branches, which would be updated.
As indicated, the construction of a new medical and diagnostic complex for the NSSB “Okhmatdet” started in 2011, but has been stopped since 2013. In 2016, construction resumed. By decision of the Cabinet of Ministers, the project was divided into two launch complexes: 23.5 thousand square meters. m and 43.5 thousand square meters. m respectively.
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The first part of the new Okhmatdet building was inaugurated in April 2019. The complex is equipped with modern medical equipment for the reception of patients with complex diagnoses. It is expected that the entire updated Okhmatdet complex will include several blocks, which will house 10 modern surgical departments, five oncology and hematology departments and one diagnostic department.
According to the materials: ukrinform.ru