The Ministry of health of Murmansk area will consider all complaints of the inhabitants of Apatite

© RIA Novosti / Maxim to Bogodeeva in photobacteria help. Archival photoThe Ministry of health of Murmansk area will consider all complaints of the inhabitants of Apatite© RIA Novosti / Maxim to Bogodeeva the image Bank

The Minister of health of the Murmansk region Valery Peretrukhin will remain in Apatity for some time to consider all complaints from residents after treatment Daria Starikova «direct line» with President Vladimir Putin, told reporters the Governor of the region Marina Kovtun.

Starikov, which was diagnosed with cancer stage IV, appealed to the «straight line» to the President, telling him that she missed time for treatment, as doctors initially gave her the wrong diagnosis. Thus, according to her, in Apatity there is a lack of specialists, most of which was transferred to the neighbouring Kirovsk. For the treatment of Darya to the President’s investigative Committee opened a criminal case.

Kovtun arrived on Friday in Apatity, to personally study the situation in the health district and meet with relatives Daria Starikova. «Today instructed the Minister (healthcare – ed.), he will remain here for some time, will take residents apatites may Kirovsk. As long as the stream of complaints out for each specific case I will not answer… Let it do its job, and then draw conclusions and take action,» said Kovtun in response to the question about whether adopted personnel decisions.

The Governor also promised that all complaints of residents will be analyzed apatites, although the authorities already know about the problem of shortage of specialists. However, as explained by the head of the region, in terms of when health institutions receive a «per capita» funding, to provide high salaries to specialists difficult.

The doctor Kirovsk-Apatity hospital Yuri Shiryaev told reporters that the acute need for professionals today is not marked. «Staffing of doctors is 64%, nurses — 96%,» — said the chief doctor.

Shiryaev also explained that the merger of the two hospitals has occurred, including, due to the reduction in population in recent years: from about 150 thousand people in the late 1980-ies up to 87 thousand people today. He also noted that over the past three years in the hospital significantly decreased the mortality. The very same 8-storey building of the hospital began in 1989, but was only built to 50%.The Ministry of health of Murmansk area will consider all complaints of the inhabitants of Apatite© RIA Novosti, Infographicsrussia the words «Straight line» with Vladimir Putin

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