the situation in the country with the spread COVID-19 objectively improving, stated the Chairman of the government: “the Peak of the spread of the virus is passed”. Now the increase in incidence does not exceed one percent. “But it does not give us the right to relax, warned Mikhail Mishustin. – Need to continue to monitor, identify cases quickly and to assist them”. Although the participants of the meeting constantly slipped the word “outcome”, a lot of them talked about what lessons should be learned from the pandemic.
In late January, the Prime Minister approved the action plan for the prevention of introduction and spread of coronavirus. It includes 22 events. They are all done, except for one, but it said Deputy Prime Minister Tatiana Golikova, the case when failure is entirely positive. “We were able to organize the work so that it was not necessary to impose quarantine in the regime of emergency situation”, she said.
Successful job consists of many factors. So, our country remains one of the leaders in scale testing of the population at COVID-19. “We are not reducing coverage of 300 thousand people surveyed in a day”, – said the head of Rospotrebnadzor Anna Popova.
Mikhail Mishustin promised that the practice of mass testing of citizens will continue. “Until may 1, 2021 will extend the free provision of test systems of state and municipal medical institutions”, – he said. “This diagnosis should be available everywhere and to everyone, – said the Prime Minister. – At any time and if in doubt, you should be able to test for the presence of virus and antibodies to it, and if the disease is found as soon as possible to begin her treatment.”
Positive data obtained from the studies on herd immunity. “The level of population immunity in the country is 26 percent,” – said the head of Rospotrebnadzor. In cities higher than in rural areas, due to the peculiarities of epidemiological process. The maximum indicators of collective immunity in children under 6 years (up to 42 percent of those surveyed) and children from 7 to 13 years (38 percent).
Mass vaccination campaigns can begin with the advent of an effective vaccine. Now developed 26 variants of it, and as soon as the first samples successfully pass all the tests, industry, promised the head of the Ministry of industry and trade Denis Manturov, will begin mass production.
Development of domestic production of individual protection, drugs became one of the areas in the fight against coronavirus. Now Russia has completely abandoned the procurement abroad of such products and start to export from the test system and finishing apparatus artificial lung ventilation.
“Regions has sufficient stocks of personal protective equipment,” – said Denis Manturov. For healthcare it varies from one to four months. Completed a number of investment projects that will increase the production of medical gloves, respirators and goggles.
other countries Providing humanitarian aid, our country begins to form the state material reserve funds to combat the virus, said the head of Ministry of industry and trade. The list and volumes for laying agreed. “As shown by the experience of recent months, it will be one of the most important elements of the biological security of our country”, – said Denis Manturov.
Mikhail Mishustin thanked everyone who took part in the fight against COVID-19, but drew the attention of officials that the situation must still be kept under control and to exert effort.
conclusions already made. The pandemic has shown that the health care system cope with the workload, but identified vulnerabilities.
“it is Necessary to modernize infectious service to protect our citizens and to ensure stable provision of routine assistance in everyday life or in the emergence of new threats, – said the head of government. – The main thing – to provide for the improvement of relevant infrastructure, staff its content”.
Ahead of the autumn and winter epidemic season, reminded the Deputy Prime Minister Tatiana Golikova, and the part number of beds that had been prepared for the treatment of patients with the coronavirus, should be preserved.
And the Minister of health, Maxim Murashko shared by the experts advocating the extension of vaccination coverage against influenza.
Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin reported that he had signed a government resolution on the resumption of the clinical examination of the adult population. The planned survey had previously been suspended on the backdrop of the spread of coronavirus infection. “Make the decision to start will be the management of the regions, based on the situation on their territory,” – said the Prime Minister.