Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, following his son, checked the new hospital in Dashoguz and ordered the rational use of drugs

On May 31, Chairman of the Halk Maslakhaty of Milli Gengesh (upper house of parliament) Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov arrived in Dashoguz on a working trip and visited a multidisciplinary hospital opened three days earlier, where he held a meeting on protecting public health, the state information agency TDH reports .

On May 27, President Serdar Berdimuhamedov inaugurated a multidisciplinary hospital and an oncology clinic in Dashoguz. According to the Chronicles of Turkmenistan, bribes for getting a job in these medical institutions are being wagered between $2,000 and $5,000.

At the hospital, the ex-president toured the departments and talked to the children who are about to undergo surgery. Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov noted that the treatment of children will be monitored by the medical staff until they are fully recovered and they will receive all the necessary assistance ,

According to tradition, the children read poems to the ex-president, and the parents thanked "for the conditions created for the development of children and strengthening the health of society." The Chairman of the Halk Maslakhaty Milli noted that the necessary assistance to them will be allocated from the Charitable Foundation for Assistance to the Needy. As independent media have repeatedly written , residents of Turkmenistan often ask for help in raising money for treatment.

Berdimuhamedov Sr. presented gifts to the children, and then held a meeting with Deputy Minister of Health and Medical Industry A. Germanov and head physician of the hospital H. Gurbanov . The ex-president examined the certificates awarded to the blade and instructed to update them on time. He also discussed with the head physician the issues of professional certification of all hospital specialists, especially doctors .

“ When establishing the work of hospitals, it is necessary to take into account the rules of a market economy and strictly control the rational and targeted use of drugs and equipment purchased for self-supporting and budgetary funds ,” TDH quotes Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov.

The ex-president also ordered to work on "preventing the negative impact caused by the drying up of the Aral Sea, and minimizing the harmful effects on health , taking into account the external factors that have appeared recently ." Recall that the mask regime and other preventive measures were introduced in Turkmenistan, allegedly due to the negative impact of dust brought from the Aral Sea zone. The authorities of the country still deny the facts of infection with COVID-19.

" Doctor Arkadag " instructed that the work of the multidisciplinary and oncological hospital in Dashoguz, as well as the planned construction of the velayat Center for the Protection of Mother and Child Health, be aimed at preventing the negative impact of the Aral Sea and treating childhood diseases.

In addition, Berdimuhamedov Sr. instructed to create "relevant societies in various areas of medicine" to discuss medicine issues, accelerate the introduction of a digital system in the healthcare sector and exchange experience with foreign medical centers.

Source: Chronicles of Turkmenistan