In the Odessa region, UAH 1.7 million will be spent on treatment of patients with coronary heart disease

13 November 2018, 10:30
In the Odessa region, UAH 1.7 million will be spent on treatment of patients with coronary heart disease

More than 1.7 million hryvnias are allocated for the purchase of medicines and products used in the surgical treatment of coronary heart disease. The corresponding order was signed by the chairman of the Odessa regional state administration Maxim Stepanov.

"Aortic-coronary artery bypass surgery saves patients. The medications and articles required for this purpose are planned to be sent to the Odessa Regional Clinical Hospital. Specialists are working to help timely and qualitatively, "said Olena Teryaeva, Director of the Department of Health at Odesa Oblast State Administration.

It should be noted that medicines and medical supplies are purchased at the expense of the regional budget within the framework of the program "Affordable medicine for 2018-2020 years".

Recall that the development of the health care system is a key priority of the Strategic Action Plan of the chairman of the Odessa Regional State Administration Maxim Stepanov "Intelligent Region".