29 October 2010, Friday, 15:25

Five health centers for children will be opened in Bashkiria till the end of the year

author: Alfia Agliullina

Till the end of the year five health centers for children will start working in Bashkiria and all five centers will be opened already on December 1 (two in Ufa and one in Sterlitamac, Tuimazinsky and Duvansky regions RB), the head of the Ministry of health protection’s national project, development and strategic planning dept RB Gulfia Idrisova reports.

According to her 12 such centers already work in the Republic for today and more than 53 thousand people have been examined in them free. More than a half of these people – 54,7% — are admitted healthy.

It should be noted that within the frames of the program for formation of the priorities of healthy way of life among population, which started in 2009, the health centers were opened in every Russian region on the base of the regional and municipal health protection institutions. Every person may be consulted and examined in such centers free.

12 health centers were opened in Bashkiria in 2009. The federal exchequer has appropriated 9 million rubles for opening of these centers.