More than one million three hundred thousand people in the Odessa region have chosen their family doctor

15 March 2019, 11:00
More than one million three hundred thousand people in the Odessa region have chosen their family doctor

Declarations with family doctors, pediatricians and therapists have already been signed by over one million three hundred thousand people in the Odessa region. This was reported by Director of the Department of Health of the Odessa Regional State Administration Olena Teryaeva.

"The" Doctor for Every Family "campaign started almost a year ago, and now it has joined 278 medical institutions in the region. The leaders in terms of the number of signed declarations are Ivanovo, Kiliysky and Berezovsky districts, where indicators reach 63% - 72%. Among the cities is Teplodar and Balta, there is an indicator of 70% ", - emphasized Olena Teryaeva.

At present, 1,121 family doctors, pediatricians and physicians from the Odessa region have registered with the Electronic Health system. Every resident of the region, regardless of place of residence or registration, can sign a declaration with the chosen doctor.

Recall that the campaign "Doctor for Every Family" started in Ukraine on April 2, 2018. The maximum number of patients for a family doctor is 1,800, a GP is 2,000, a pediatrician is 900.