MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –
December 28, 2021 11:09 pm
Photo by M. Mishin. Press Service of the Mayor and the Moscow Government
The city’s task is to introduce minimal restrictions with the emergence of new strains, so as not to disrupt the usual life of Moscow, the Mayor said.
In Moscow, they did everything possible to ensure that life in the city did not stop due to the pandemic. This was said in a live broadcast on TV Center Sergei Sobyanin.
“We have made it so that the city does not stop, it works. It will be the same in the future. Yes, of course, there are risks. Therefore, we are preparing the healthcare system for new challenges. We will try to make sure that Muscovites are, firstly, protected as much as possible, and secondly, for the city to work, ”he stressed.
According to the Mayor of Moscow, the capital lives a normal life, all sectors are working: the economy, social sphere, education and construction. But the city is ready for any scenario, for the appearance of varieties of coronavirus.
“While we have a pause, while the situation is improving: the number of cases over the past five weeks has decreased by 13 percent. The situation is more or less favorable. She continues to improve. When the omicron arrives, we will take action. While there is an opportunity, you need to give people a walk, look at a nice illuminated city, cheer yourself up and your loved ones. This is very important: the feeling of a holiday, a psychological state, “- said the Mayor of Moscow.
He added that over the past year, due to the pandemic, about 10 non-working days have been announced. The task of the city is to introduce minimal restrictions with the emergence of new strains, so as not to disrupt the usual life of Moscow. In addition, the city is preparing outpatient and inpatient care for the new wave. 50 percent of the bed capacity is now in reserve in full readiness: six thousand beds are occupied and six thousand are in reserve in case of an increase in morbidity.
Today in the capital operates 71 pipswhere you can get a free rapid coronavirus test. They are open in 38 centers of public services “My Documents”, in 21 popular public places and shopping centers and in seven transport interchange hubs (TPU), as well as in the lobbies of five metro stations. Rapid diagnostic points work according to the schedule of institutions, and at TPU and the metro – every day from 09:00 to 21:00.
Get vaccinated against COVID-19 it is possible by appointment in one of the vaccination centers based on polyclinics, as well as without an appointment at the work points of mobile teams in popular public places.
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