To Dona care of health of the population is one of the most important directions of regional social policy. Don health care intensively develops and achieved certain positive results.
Public health care of area is provided by treatment-and-prophylactic and medical institutions of municipal, interterritorial and regional level. Routing of patients on stages of delivery of health care is developed.
The system of regional health care includes 212 treatment and prevention facilities: 172 institutions which are in municipal property and 40 institutions of regional subordination. The bed fund of stationary institutions makes more than 40 thousand beds. Besides, in the territory of the area, healthcare institutions of federal submission and establishment of other form of ownership function.
Practically all institutions of municipal and regional submission are provided with the modern equipment allowing to provide high-quality medical care, to provide its availability and continuity in treatment at stationary and out-patient and polyclinic stages.
All conditions for rendering the high-quality and available help to inhabitants of rural territories are created. In the Rostov region more than 1000 medical and obstetrical centers function. The network of medical out-patient clinics is widely developed. In the large cities, work of day hospitals is introduced in practice.
There is an active work on revival of a system of prevention of diseases, formation of culture of a healthy lifestyle, creation of the conditions favoring to the birth and education of children; to strengthening of a system of primary health care; to ensuring availability and quality medical care, including medical rehabilitation and sanatorium treatment; to increase in availability of hi-tech medical services.
Implementation of these programs allowed to stabilize demographic trends, to improve a number of demographic indicators: annually the birth rate increases, mortality indicators decrease, the expected life expectancy increases.
Actively modern information and telecommunication technologies take root, a telemedicine common information space is formed.
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