Power of the Murmansk region has promised to help the family of a cancer patient from Apatite

© RIA Novosti / Alexei Druginderal in potamanthidae the Murmansk region Marina Kovtun. Archival photoPower of the Murmansk region has promised to help the family of a cancer patient from Apatite© RIA Novosti / Alexei Druginderal the image Bank

The government of the Murmansk region will assist the family of a cancer patient Daria Starikova from Apatite, which applied the «straight line» the President complaining of health problems, said the Governor of the region Marina Kovtun at the meeting.

«We really hope that Dasha will cope with a terrible disease. As for Dasha’s family – her aunts and daughters, caring for them we will take,» said Kovtun. Earlier at a meeting with aunt Daria Love Tulupova Kovtun also asked what help is needed family. Tulupov said that would send six-year-old daughter Darya to the sea.

In Apatity, about which there was a speech in the appeal of Daria to the President, for three days works, the Minister of health of the region Valery Peretrukhin. As the Governor noted, based on detailed analysis of the collected cases will be considered the possibility of organizing specialized medical care in the hospital complex apatites.

Peretrukhin videoconference said that the treatment are mainly associated with the referral of patients for treatment to the regional center, drug supply, salaries of the staff. The head of the region instructed to consider the possibility of free or concessional public transport routes between the Apatite and the Kirov, the distance between which is about 20 kilometers.

Kovtun noted that the situation in Apatity is typical not only for the region but for the whole country. The system of per capita financing, which was introduced in 2013, does not allow to contain medical facilities everywhere, where people are used to them, said the head of the region.

During the «straight line» the President asked Daria Starikova from the city of Apatity, which was diagnosed a cancer of the fourth stage. Thus, according to her, initially the doctors put her diagnosis of intervertebral osteochondrosis, treated back and this time in treatment was up. In the city there is a shortage of specialists, most of which was transferred to the neighbouring Kirovsk. Monday Daria was taken to the Oncology research Institute named after Herzen in Moscow.