MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –
More than 1.3 billion rubles for the completion of the construction of the infectious diseases building of the Kursk hospital were transferred to the region. The money was brought by the Ministry of Finance and the Ministry of Health on behalf of the Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin. October 8, examining the hospital as part of a working trip to Kursk, he set a task for the infectious corps to start working in the next two months.
The hospital is designed for 232 beds, but in case of an emergency, their number can be increased by another 75 beds. The building will be equipped with ventilators, computed tomography and other equipment. They will provide assistance to patients with coronavirus and other infectious diseases. The total area of the building will be more than 19 thousand square meters. m.
Governor of the region Roman Starovoit, who accompanied Mikhail Mishustin during the examination, when asked by the Prime Minister about the timing of putting the infectious diseases building into operation, said that if the federal center receives help next week, the hospital will be ready for work by December 20.
“Consider that the money has already arrived,” Mikhail Mishustin said.
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