On January 27, after the reconstruction of the second building has opened a maternity hospital number 1 on the street Papin. According to the press service of the administration of Lipetsk, the hospital building was constructed in 1975 and have not met the standards of modern obstetrics. At the moment there are available administrative part: accounting, catering department and a pharmacy, as well as the department for women with abnormal pregnancy in 40 patients. There are all the necessary equipment for the provision of quality obstetric care: devices for air disinfection, inspection chairs, new operating tables and other medical furniture. The acquisition will provide a powerful autoclave sterilized linen department, which consumes up to 60 pounds daily. Also, an information computer network with access to antenatal care and the health department. This year it is planned to complete the renovation of the first body. For these purposes, the federal program to modernize health care is allocated 86 million rubles. Half of this money has already been mastered. In addition, about 40 million rubles from the city budget spent on the purchase of equipment. Until the end of 2012 will be financed purchase of respiratory equipment for the care of newborns, two ultrasound machines and other necessary medical equipment in the amount of 35 million rubles.