Dmitry Artyukhov: Since the first days of the fight against the coronavirus you have protected life and health of northerners
14:24 21 июня 2020
Категории: News in English
The Medical Worker Day is celebrated every year on the third Sunday of June in Russia, according to the long-standing tradition. The profession of a doctor is one of the oldest in the world, and today during the pandemic of the new coronavirus infection it is particularly in demand. Today superheroes in white coats are being honored all over the country. Only in Yamal 1822 medical employees are fighting against COVID-19. In total, 10 thousand 626 medical workers of Yamal, including 2566 physicians, are accepting congratulations on their professional holiday.
The governor of Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug Dmitry Artyukhov congratulated veterans and specialists of Yamal healthcare on the Medical Worker Day.
“This is an excellent occasion to thank all of you for your courage in fulfillment of your professional duty. I would like to say “thank you” from all residents of Yamal for your responsible work, solidarity and self-control. Since the very first days of the fight against the coronavirus you have been at the forefront, despite the heaviest load, and you are doing the most important thing – protecting lives and health of northerners. The government of the region will continue doing everything necessary to improve the system of healthcare, to save health of residents of Yamal and to create decent conditions for medical workers. I wish everyone good health, prosperity, success”, the head of the region said in his congratulation.