Russian healthcare awaits modernization

Reduce the waiting time for medical care, create schemes according to which a person will most likely be able to get an appointment with a doctor. And also, the salary of medical workers, social support measures for people in white coats. Vladimir Putin held a meeting on the modernization of primary health care. Until November 30, an analysis of the technical condition and degree of wear of buildings, equipment, vehicles will be carried out. This will allow the regions to approve the passports of all medical facilities by the end of the year. Also expand the use of telemedicine. By the way, on Yamal it is almost everywhere. It is used for consultation with specialists from leading medical centers of the country. Particular emphasis was placed on the development of a network of feldsher-midwife points. Vladimir Putin – President of the Russian Federation: “We are talking about faps, polyclinics of Continue Reading


The lethal outcome of Russian medicine: doctors quit, patients die

The Health Foundation, having studied the statistics of the Ministry of Health, released data on the growth of nosocomial mortality in Russia. Over the year, it grew by 5, 5%. Mortality growth was noted in 79 regions. The fund also reported an increase in hospital admissions in the country. This means one thing: there are more patients, but their treatment has become worse. Two scandals shocked the medical community in just the past week. In a maternity hospital in the Stavropol Territory during a cesarean section, a 24-year-old woman in labor died. Seeing that the patient’s condition began to deteriorate sharply, the doctors of the Andropovsk regional hospital together left the operating room. The 72-year-old doctor retreated first, citing pressure. Her younger colleague simply did not want to take responsibility – especially since there was not her change. She urgently needed to leave for family reasons. As a result, 24-year-old Continue Reading


Russian concern Shvabe presented innovations for medicine at a forum in Moscow

In the framework of the Forum of Social Innovation of the Regions, which takes place from June 19 to June 21 at the VDNKh, the holding company Shvabe demonstrates high technologies and products based on them for medicine, including telemedicine solutions. The key projects are the system for hospital wards with integrated functional units "Integro" and the hardware and software complex of remote video consulting for online broadcasting of the operation or patient's condition, consulting a doctor-physician. “Digitalization is the defining trend of modern healthcare. Telemedicine and medical devices synchronized with a smartphone are today among the most relevant areas. In particular, thanks to the newest telemedicine technologies, the qualified support of doctors is now also available to residents of remote communities in the country. Among the medical devices for the diagnosis and prevention of heart health, the holding shows the blood pressure corrector ABP-051, as well as the cardio Continue Reading


At the Russian Railways Hospital, a woman was mistakenly removed a breast.

In the Saratov railway hospital, a woman’s breast was removed due to a medical error. According to the data of the Southern SU on transport of the RF IC, in 2017, a 55-year-old woman applied for help to the Road Clinical Hospital at the Saratov-2 station of Russian Railways, presenting the survey documents. In the oncology department of the hospital, her mammary gland was removed. At the same time, the doctors diagnosed her based only on the examination that the woman conducted in the institution of a non-cancer profile, and the diagnosis was not confirmed. The examination found that she was diagnosed with breast cancer incorrectly. Accordingly, the operation was performed unnecessarily. A criminal case was initiated on the fact that the employees of the NUZ “Road Clinical Hospital” at Art. Saratov-2 Russian Railways OJSC medical services that do not meet the safety requirements of a 57-year-old woman (part 1 Continue Reading


Golikova: More than half of cancer patients in the Russian Federation do not receive the necessary chemotherapy

In Russian hospitals, two-thirds of patients with cancer do not receive chemotherapy. This was stated by Deputy Prime Minister Tatyana Golikova at a meeting of the Council of Legislators in St. Petersburg. According to her, the most problematic in this regard are the Voronezh, Vologda, Kaliningrad, Kirov, Omsk regions, as well as Tatarstan and Krasnodar Krai. Golikova noted that in the first quarter of this year, "coverage was only 38% in inpatient conditions and 79% in day hospitals." "Chemistry" received, respectively, 171.7 thousand people in stationary conditions and 87.3 thousand people in the conditions of day hospital, she said, reports "Interfax". The vice premier noted that leveling the situation is possible if the funds allocated for the oncology program are not diverted to other goals. She called for careful monitoring of spending. Earlier, in April, the chief freelance oncologist of the Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation, General Director Continue Reading


By hook or by crook. The authorities of the Russian Federation are taken for self-employed "from the other end"

Authorities continue to discuss ways to stimulate small entrepreneurs to get out of the shadow and pay taxes. As Vedomosti writes, online cash registers can offer them to simplify calculations and various bonuses – for example, participation in the system of private companies that will offer marketing services for them, tax deductions for those who use the services of such entrepreneurs. Both self-employed and individual entrepreneurs (entrepreneurs) without employees can take advantage of all this. According to Rosstat, in the informal (shadow) sector of the economy in the first half of this year almost 19% of all able-bodied Russians were involved – more than 13 million people. In 2016, their share was 21.2%. According to experts, the share of those who, in addition to their basic earnings, take part-in-time part-time jobs and do not pay taxes on them, is even higher – more than a third of the able-bodied. According Continue Reading


Russian doctor raped a patient after tonsil removal

In the hospital of Izhevsk, a 53-year-old ENT doctor abused a 32-year-old patient, reports Komsomolskaya Pravda in Izhevsk. A criminal case under article 131 of the Criminal Code ("Rape"). The attack took place on September 19 during a reception after an operation to remove the tonsils. The man was drunk and offered to drink the girl who came to the office. Having been refused, the doctor pounced on her. The victim could not resist, because she had not yet moved away from anesthesia during the operation. Having released the victim, the doctor demanded that the incident be kept secret. When she reached her ward, she called the police. . (tagsToTranslate) DoctorDocker (t) news (t) fresh news (t) A Russian doctor raped a patient after removing the tonsils Please follow and like us:


Russian medical assistance arrives in Venezuela

Russian doctors and a batch of medical equipment arrived in Venezuela, the Associated Press reported In the reports of the Russian state news agencies RIA-Novosti and TASS, neither the total size of the cargo, nor the peculiarities of its content are specified. According to RIA Novosti, a diplomatic source reports that the ship with a cargo of assistance was assembled under the auspices of the World Health Organization. Russia is an ally of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, whose rights are challenged by opposition leader Juan Guaydo due to the resumption of the political crisis in the country. Guaydo collects international humanitarian aid against Maduro and calls for international support. Maduro promises to block the importation of aid into Venezuela, saying that these efforts are part of an attempted coup led by the United States. . (tagsToTranslate) Newsland (t) news (t) latest news (t) Russian medical assistance arrives in Venezuela Please Continue Reading