Ukraine’s Healthcare Ministry expects supply of another batch of test systems for coronavirus diagnosis

Source : 112 Ukraine

Each region is ordered to create anti-epidemic commission
16:26, 11 February 2020

Healthcare Minister Zoriana Skaletska
Press-service of the Cabinet of Ministers

Healthcare Ministry of Ukraine expects humanitarian aid for 1,500 testings of provided test systems diagnosis of coronavirus as 112 Ukraine reported citing Healthcare Minister Zoriana Skaletska.

“As for today, we expect more humanitarian aid for 1,500 testings of provided test systems. Besides, we have purchased test systems for 25-30 testing, which are enough for today, considering the fact that the dynamics of the situation of suspicion on the disease, when we only study, is small,” Skaletska reported.

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Each region is ordered to create an anti-epidemic commission, which would examine the situation and take it under control. Moreover, Public Health Center deals with the issue, monitoring of provision states.

“Considering the masks, we have already communicated with the producers, pharmacies, with local authorities to provide the presence in the pharmacies, which are private; besides, there are municipal, to make them purchase them in a sufficient amount.  We have four producers, which have sufficient capacities and enough masks produced in Ukraine as for today,” Skaletska stated.

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Earlier, Skaletska reported that two Ukrainians, infected with new Chinese coronavirus at the board of Diamond Princess cruise liner, stayed in the hospital in Japan.

Besides, Ukraine’s Ministry of Healthcare is examining five Ukrainians with suspected cases of coronavirus.


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