Kiev does not have more than 100 ambulances

Киеву не хватает более 100 автомобилей скорой помощи

Kiev is not enough 103 ambulance for the complete labour force. About it reported in a press-service of the Department of health of the KSCA, UNN reports. Only the capital works 195 ambulances, while the registered number of inhabitants of Kiev 2 million 980 thousand of their number shall be not less than 298 units.

“As of November of the current year in the transport spetsmetallurgii crews of emergency ambulance Centre for emergency medical care and disaster medicine in Kiev activated 195 special ambulances. Thus, it should be noted that the order of the Ministry of health of Ukraine “On the standards of equipping the vehicles of the health care institutions of the system of emergency medical care” from 05 August 2013 No. 690, approved standards of equipping special vehicles healthcare system of emergency medical care (1 car per 10 000 population). When was the number of inhabitants of Kiev 2 million 980 thousand, the actual population of Kyiv residents considerably more normative number of coaches of the Kiev ambulance should be at least 298 units. Thus, the labour force is not enough, spacedata 103 that are respectively 35% of the normative value”, – stated in the message.

As previously reported, until the end of the year the fleet “Kievmedspectrans” will receive 15 new ambulances.

We will remind, in August the capital health facilities handed over 100 new Ford fiestas. According to the mayor, “Volga”, “Gazelle” and “the Zhiguli” 1998-2000 issue required urgent replacement. In this regard, it was decided to allocate budget funds for the purchase of a new vehicle.