Employees of the Odessa regional laboratory center of the Ministry of Health since March 26 work round the clock.
This was announced by the acting mayor of Odessa Gennady Trukhanov during a visit to the center on March 30. director of the institution Vitaly Goncharov.
It is to this Center that biological materials taken from patients with suspected coronavirus infection COVID-19 are delivered from medical institutions of the city and the region.
From March 26, the Center conducts full-fledged diagnostics without the need to send materials to Kiev. Employees of the Center are transferred to round-the-clock operation.
During the meeting, problematic issues were discussed, including what exactly the city can help the regional laboratory in this tense period.
Thus, during the dialogue it was noted that there is currently a shortage of offers on the market for a number of consumables needed for the Center. The Odessa mayor's office has created an appropriate base of suppliers, thanks to which it is possible to quickly find consumables by phone.
The mayor of Odessa stressed that the city operational headquarters will continue to be in constant dialogue with the management of the Laboratory Center and provide assistance in resolving problematic issues.
“The necessary conditions for PCR diagnostics have been created in the laboratory, and professionals work here. Today, we must create the conditions and support all those who are at the forefront of the fight against coronavirus infection. And the people of Odessa must be sure that the city has a modern laboratory center, " - Gennady Trukhanov commented on the results of the meeting.
This year the Center celebrates its 30th anniversary. Today there are 50 employees, the range of research is more than 200 items.
- It became known which hospitals in the Odessa region will accept patients with COVID-19
- It became known in what Andrey Stavnitser the staff on fight against a coronavirus at the Odessa regional state administration accused
- Residents of Odessa were told how the hospital base in the city will be deployed
- Andrei Stavnitser is causing panic in the Odessa region
- Residents of Odessa were told how disinfection is carried out in the city