Local authorities of Nikolaev is doing the maximum for rapid response to pandemics COVID 19.
In Nikolaev fully-prepared intensive care unit, they are all equipped with ventilators, the administration of all medical institutions of the city translated in the mode of increased readiness, managers must be available around the clock in SV’'yazku. In General, to overcome the pandemic coronavirus in Nikolaev allocated more than UAH 10 million.
Alexander Senkevich, the mayor of Nikolaev: “Even before the decision of the Cabinet of Ministers adopted a decree on closing about’objects of common use. for a week as a quarantine announced in schools. Yesterday took the decision about distance education in all educational institutions.
Treated with disinfectants to all public transport, people explain why it is necessary and important to stay home.
In Nikolaev fully-prepared intensive care unit, updated medical equipment. We additionally purchased 16 of the ventilators, including the expert class. All the hospitals were equipped with mobile ultrasound and x-ray machines, and resuscitation provided with centralized supply of oxygen.
Today we finish the reconstruction of the new stroke unit care. Move back patients. As before, we will use as additional hospital database, if the regional hospital will not cope with flow of patients”.
Irina Shamray, head of the Department of health'I of the Nikolaev city Council: «On combating coronavirus in medical institutions of Nikolaev allocated more than 10 million UAH 528. In particular, disinfectants for hands and surfaces, personal protective equipment (masks,gowns, etc.). For intensive care units and intensive care buy disposable circuits with antibacterial filters for ventilators.
Last year in the medical sector the sector was allocated 89.5 mln UAH. Of these, 20 UAH 300 million - to upgrade intensive care units.
At session of the Nikolaev city Council March 17, 2020 it was decided at the reservation (before the end of quarantine measures) in the General Fund of the Department of health'I of 27.5 million UAH. They will be used if necessary in terms of quarantine.
Once acquiring the devices of artificial ventilation of lungs, a test system, a portable automated system for diagnosing a coronavirus tests. In the field many patients who come from abroad and are in isolation. Therefore, we must be prepared to react quickly and detect intrusion”.