"Mortality in the Nizhny Novgorod region decreased by 20% in seven years, and the birth rate has increased by 32.6%. In this case, the current level of fertility rate — the highest in the last 20 years ", — said the governor of the Nizhny Novgorod region Valery Shantsev, reporting on
In the report Shantsev noted that one of the most important tasks for the Regional Government is to promote health, increase life expectancy, and its performance is directly related to the development of an effective health system.
"In 2012, the continued implementation of the regional program of modernization of health care. In just two years in the framework of its overhaul conducted in 124 public health organizations in the amount of 2.6 billion rubles. For the 152 hospitals purchased more than 9,000 pieces of equipment worth about 5 billion rubles. As a result, the capital-in the last two years has increased by 45% to almost 1.5 million rubles per doctor. Continues to develop system to provide medical care to people with cancer and patients with vascular disease. As a result — the death rate from cardiovascular diseases has decreased by 9.5%, from tumors — by 3.7%. In addition, in 2012, a 58% increase in the volume of services of specialized, including high-tech health care in federal hospitals and health care facilities area. This type of care received about 10 thousand people, "- said the head of the region.
According to the governor, an important area of health care is the prevention of diseases. "To this end, work is organized 13 adults and 6 children's health centers, in addition, 2 centers have opened in the city of Sarov. Is made by clinical examination of the plan: in 2012, examined more than 125,000 working people, orphans, 14-year-olds, students, "- said Valery Shantsev.
The governor also spoke about the work of the regional government to create the conditions for a healthy way of living.
"For this purpose systematically solve the problem of creating a regional network of fitness centers. For example, in 2012 the budget of Nizhny Novgorod commissioned FLC Avtozavodskoy area; region at the expense of the construction of two complexes — in Saranga and Kanavinsky near the regional center. Total of 2007 opened 24 FOCA. As a result — today in almost 23% of the population regularly engaged in physical culture and sports. In 2011, the figure was 19%, "- stated Shantsev.
Could not ignore the governor and winning the Olympic and Paralympic Games in London in 2012, where our athletes won respectively 5 and 15 medals.
In addition, according to Valery Shantsev, the significant event of the past year was also holding our European Rhythmic Gymnastics, which was attended by more than 500 athletes from 35 European countries.