Yelena Zlenko: It is important to use all opportunities for rendering qualitative medical help to nomadic population
14:21 3 октября 2017
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The chairperson of the Committee of the Legislative Assembly of Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug on social policy and housing complex Yelena Zlenko conducted the sitting of the subgroup of the working group on forming of the People’s program of indigenous ethnic minorities of the North in the direction of “Social development”.
Representatives of the departments on affairs of indigenous peoples of the North, on health, on economy in details considered suggestions relating to health issues received for the People’s program, as the press service of the regional parliament reports.
On separate suggestions the department of economy of Yamal gave economic substantiation, and, as it is noted by a representative of the department, financial support is conducted in the region already on some of them.
In addition, the suggestions being developed by specialists of health care will be brought in to the document in the form of separate programs when they are supported with finances from the regional budget, as the parliamentarian says.
The participants of the sitting also discussed issues and problems associated with construction of medical points on trading stations of indigenous peoples, work of mobile brigades and the opportunity to attract the bigger number of tundra-dwellers to medical examination. In addition, the participants discussed the issue of quality of medicinal maintenance of nomadic population, issues of re-evacuation after rendering of medical care.
Health care is one of the main units in the People’s program. It is necessary to use all instruments and opportunities to provide qualitative health care to indigenous population of the region, as Yelena Zlenko underlines.