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Nizhny Novgorod region will receive 1.7 billion rubles from the Federal budget to support regional health services during a pandemic coronavirus. It is reported TASS with reference to the statement by the regional government.
According to the Governor of the region Gleb Nikitin, the funds will be used to provide the necessary means for the treatment of patients with coronavirus.
He added that spending on healthcare will increase at the expense of the regional budget. In particular, the money for the construction of infectious hospital building No. 23 in the Avtozavodsky district of Nizhny Novgorod.
According to on may 29, in the Nizhny Novgorod region revealed 9244 cases of infection with coronavirus. 89 patients with confirmed infection died, more than 3,4 thousand — recovered.
Until the end of 2024 Russia will be the national project “Health”. In total it is planned to spend more than 1.7 trillion rubles. The project aims to provide Russians with affordable health care and improving its quality, the changing nature of relations between doctors and patients, increasing to 70 percent coverage of primary prevention, introduction of modern clinical guidelines, reducing mortality from cardiovascular and oncological diseases, increase in life expectancy of Russians at the age of 78 and more.
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