Medvedev told about the plans for the development of the health system in Russia

© RIA Novosti / Sergey Goneeverything in fotoreceptor of the government of the Russian Federation Dmitry Medvedev. Archival photoMedvedev told about the plans for the development of the health system in Russia© RIA Novosti / Sergey Goneeverything the image Bank

Effective social policy requires a new quality of healthcare by 2022 in all settlements of Russia will be available to primary health care, said Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev.

«Effective social policy requires a new quality of health… By 2022 it is planned to ensure the availability of primary health care in all settlements of Russia, including sparsely populated, by 2024 to increase the staffing level of doctors in the units providing medical care on an outpatient basis, up to 95%; to ensure the modernization of specialized medical care (particularly cancer centers), to form a single digital path in health care,» the article says Medvedev, «Russia-2024: a Strategy for socio-economic development» in the journal «Questions of Economics».

However, he noted that the personalization of health care involves the prevention and treatment of diseases and development of personalized medicines for the treatment of.

Moreover, Medvedev noted the importance of development of telemedicine. «Telemedicine is an important and sometimes the only way to improve the quality of medical services in remote and inaccessible areas. But in the Metropolitan areas of the online medicine is gradually becoming popular. Moreover, with this technology there is a new market, which is forecast in the coming years will exceed $ 1 billion. But the social aspect here today is the most important,» he said.

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