20 thousand protective suits for health care workers from Poroshenko has been received from China, distributed, and sent to hospitals in different regions of Ukraine.
According to official data that was released by the Minister of health of Ukraine, since the beginning of the epidemic, 334 health worker ill with the coronavirus. The leader of “European Solidarity”, the fifth President Petro Poroshenko has called on the government to introduce medical insurance in case of their infection COVID 19. According to Poroshenko, the size of insurance payments should amount to payments to the military on the front lines.
The Fund and the company Poroshenko ROSHEN was transferred to the hospital of Kiev 8150 costumes, 2300 provided to the medical institutions of Kyiv region. In Chernivtsi region aimed 3000 suits. In Vinnytsia region – 2200 in Chernihiv – 1650 pieces. Poltava – 400 costumes.
In Ternopil and Ivano-Frankivsk region delivered 700 costumes. In the hospital of Lviv and Odesschiny sent 400 costumes. In the Rivne and Cherkasy region – 300 sets.
To Volyn, Zaporozhye, Dnieper, Sumy, Kropiwnicki, Kharkov, Khmelnitsky and Transcarpathia gave 700 costumes.
“Doctors should be provided with the necessary means of protection. ROSHEN, the company entered into a supplemental agreement, was implemented this week payment, and the total number of protective suits that will be provided by Ukrainian doctors, more than 130 thousand pieces. This will give the opportunity in the first period to have a reliable protection, Shoe covers, masks, protective suits, which will protect the health of doctors,” said fifth President, the leader of” European Solidarity “Petro Poroshenko.
The next batch of protective suits will be delivered to Ukraine in April. Also the Fund Poroshenko restored machines piece ventilation in various medical institutions across the country – since the purchase of the new equipment is extremely difficult due to the large demand on the world market. The Fund acquired sets of intensive care equipment for hospitals in the Ternopil region, Lviv, Dnipro, Vinnitsa and Odessa is patient monitors, pulse oximeters, syringe pumps, surgical suction, a laryngoscope, as well as glasses, masks, gloves and other necessary equipment.