In the Odessa region, 239 thousand recipes were issued under the program "Available medicines"

12 April 2018, 15:20
In the Odessa region, 239 thousand recipes were issued under the program "Available medicines"

Since the beginning of 2018, doctors have written over 239,000 recipes for receiving drugs under the Government program "Available medicines." They are intended for patients with cardiovascular disease, Type II diabetes or bronchial asthma. This was reported in the Department of Health of the Odessa Regional State Administration.

"Monitoring of the implementation of the government program is carried out systematically in all districts and OTG of the Odessa region. According to the latest figures, 80% of prescriptions have been prescribed for the treatment of cardiovascular diseases. This year, dozens of pharmacy establishments have joined the program. It is there that patients can receive prescription drugs from the extended program registry ", - emphasized Oksana Rakunets-Sorochan, deputy director of the health department of the Odessa regional state administration.

As a result, in March, the most effective program was implemented in 5 districts of the region: Berezivsky, Bilyayevsky, Lyubashevsky, Tatarbunarsky and Savransky. There, the percentage of reimbursements by recipes was over 95%.

Recall that in 2018, for Odesa Oblast, more than UAH 60 million are foreseen for the implementation of the Government Program "Affordable Drugs".