Health of the Nation

Kzt 1.5 bn allocated to equip health facilities in EKR

Family and outpatient clinics in East Kazakhstan are equipped with modern medical equipment, the InfoCenter of East Kazakhstan region reported.
East Kazakhstan25 November , 20:41

"In 2017, EKR plans to fulfill a set of medical equipment at more than 170 medical stations and family outpatient clinics in the amount of 1.5 billion tenge. First aid should be provided promptly and efficiently", - the statement reads.

Medical equipment will be higher than the average national level. But at the same time, it is necessary to review the level of skills of health workers, as well as the list of necessary equipment for each medical institution.

The Governor's office said that all primary care should be provided promptly, 1.5 billion tenge was allocated for this purpose. 

It is worth noting that this year, 29 medical clinics, 14 neighborhood health center and 17 health care centers carried out repair work. More than 350 million tenge was allocated for repairs from the regional budget. Next year, the program Employment Road Map planned to allocate funds in the amount of about 380 million tenge, more than 320 million - at the expense of budget financing.