Dmitry Pascutto: Dmitry Azarov / Kommersant
The resignation of Ministers of health in the regions of Russia are Testament to staff turnover, which happens all the time, explained the Kremlin’s spokesman Dmitry Peskov. It quoted RBC on Wednesday, July 29.
“Of course, in such important fields as healthcare, against the threat of a pandemic this rotation can be more dynamic, people can not cope with the volume of tasks,” — said the press Secretary of the President of Russia.
So Sands responded to a request for comment on the dismissal of the heads of 11 regional Ministry of health since the beginning of the pandemic.
Earlier in the week the Minister of health of Sverdlovsk region Andrey Tsvetkov was dismissed, wrote the newspaper “Kommersant”. 25 July the head of the Ministry of health of Khakassia Vladimir Costus has written a resignation at own will.
In may he resigned the Minister of health of the Nizhny Novgorod region Alexander Smirnov. In April the resignation was filed by the Ministers of health of the Amur and Astrakhan regions, Transbaikalia, Republic of Komi, Saratov region, Stavropol Krai, Omsk and Tver regions. In March, the Governor of Ulyanovsk region Sergey Morozov has suggested to release from office of the regional Minister of health Sergey Panchenko and translate it to guide cancer cluster.
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