taking into account the previously commissioned facilities in Nizhny Novgorod and the Moscow region Odintsovo, the number of army facilities for the reception of patients with coronavirus infection was increased to eight. Even as many medical centers will be put into operation until mid-may.

“put New buildings in Podolsk, Smolensk, Volgograd, Novosibirsk, Orenburg and Ussuriisk, – has informed on Thursday the Ministry of defense. – In data centers has completed delivery of medical equipment, including radiographic equipment, CT scanners, ultrasound machines, equipment for anesthesia and endoscopy, as well as the ventilator”.

it was said that the willingness to surrender medical center in Smolensk on the spot personally check Deputy defense Minister Timur Ivanov. Yesterday at the Board office, he said that in all, 16 new hospitals under construction by order of the President of the Russian Federation, the possibility of application of telemedicine technologies for consultations in real time with leading experts in military hospitals.

Total number of personnel in the new medical centers will be 2,200 people. All experts were conducted at the military medical Academy imeni S. M. Kirova special training in the diagnosis and treatment of coronavirus infection.

According to the defense Ministry, the total amount supplied to these centres of medical equipment, special equipment and different devices will amount to about 500 thousand units.

Now the military is continuing to build medical centers in Rostov-na-Donu – 160 beds, in Kaliningrad – a hundred beds, in the town of Pushkin, Leningrad region it is designed to accommodate 60 patients. New treatment facilities will also be erected in Sevastopol (60 beds), Omsk – a hundred and Sosnovy Bor near Ulan-Ude, which will take 60 patients. For the same number of patients designed a new medical centre in Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky. And the object in the village Anastasivka Khabarovsk Krai will be able to make two hundred cases of coronavirus. The construction of new centers around the clock to coordinate and control from the National control centre defense of the Russian Federation.

the defense Ministry drew attention to the fact that all these hospitals are the objects of capital construction and equipped with the necessary infrastructure. “Thanks to the integrated approach and the use of modern technologies in the construction of medical centers meet all the requirements of infectious hospitals, and is able to provide medical care for patients with novel coronavirus infection in full”, – said Timur Ivanov.