Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation

06/26/2020 | News release | Distributed by Public on 06/26/2020 05:26

Since the beginning of work in Chita field military hospital 26 patients received medical care and were completely cured

26.06.2020 (07:30)

Since the beginning of work in Chita, a field military hospital with 100 beds 26 patients have received medical care and were completely cured .

'Since the beginning of the hospital's work, 26 people have been discharged with recovery, and 5 patients are planned to be discharged,' explained Lieutenant Colonel Tuyana Smagulova, deputy head of the mobile multidisciplinary hospital for medical affairs.

'Just over the past day, two patients were admitted with a confirmed coronavirus infection, and 21 people are currently being treated in hospital,' the military medic said.

The medical staff of the field military hospital continues to receive and assist patients. They have at their disposal the most modern medical equipment - mechanical ventilation apparatuses, intensive patient monitoring monitors, x-ray machines, ultrasound machines, blood analyzers and PCR laboratory.

The professional work of military doctors allows to provide the most effective medical care to patients with coronavirus infection in the Transbaikal territory.

'I have been here for treatment since June 15, the conditions in the hospital suit me, the staff works well, performs their duties diligently,' said Igor Sandoev, a patient at the hospital.

Multidisciplinary field mobile hospital of one of the formations of the Eastern Military District in accordance with the instructions of the Supreme Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin and on behalf of the Minister of Defence of the Russian Federation General of the Army Sergei Shoigu was promptly transferred from Buryatia, Transbaikal region. Since June 7, 2020, the hospital's medical staff has been receiving and providing medical care to patients with coronavirus infection.