In 2012, in the Dnipropetrovsk region for centers of primary health care (TSPMSD) was purchased more than 10 million units of medical equipment. This year was equipped with identical hardware Regional Training Center for General Practice — Family Medicine. For family physicians hands-on practice with the new equipment in the Training Center has already begun training.
Regional Training Center for General Practice — Family Medicine were equipped with devices to measure the intraocular pressure, portable ophthalmoscope, otoscope Heart Rate Monitors, Fetal Doppler (ultrasound devices for examination of the fetus during pregnancy), and so on. Operation of this equipment family doctors are taught to leading experts of the Department of Health state administration, medical specialists from the regional health facilities, faculty of Dnepropetrovsk State Medical Academy. By the end of February 2013 will be held 106 training family doctors region.
"Regional Training Center was established primarily to improve the practical skills of family doctors. For this, he has a special medical instruments, as well as benches, models, mock-ups and the like. The new equipment, which got TSPMSD regional training center, allows family doctor timely diagnosis and treat the patient. Therefore, it is important to teach physicians properly use it, "- said the director of the Health Department of the Dnipropetrovsk Regional State Administration Valentine Ginsburg.
The first in the Dnipropetrovsk region training center for general practice — family medicine was opened on the basis Podgorodnenskoy clinic in October 2011. It was created for training of interns and skills of family doctors by increasing the duration of their practical training.
The training center offers training in internal medicine, pediatrics, obstetrics and gynecology, ophthalmology, otolaryngology, medical emergencies. Since the opening of the center has trained more than 200 family doctors and interns.
In 2013, in the Dnipropetrovsk region provided the opening of regional training centers for general practice — family medicine in Dnepropetrovsk, Krivoy Rog, Dnipridzerzhinsk, Novomoskovsk, Nikopol, Pavlograd, and Krivoy Rog and Sinelnikovskoye area.
Now working in the field of 646 family physicians. Until the end of 2013 will be prepared for another 400 such specialists.
The training of family physicians held in Dnipropetrovsk State Medical Academy. Six years, students learn to become a doctor, then — 2 years of internship receive a specialty "General practice — family medicine." In 2012, completed training in internship and trained family physician 17 people, continue training in residency — 132 people (94 of them are studying the first year, 38 — second).
In addition, family physicians are prepared at the Department of Family Medicine, Faculty of Postgraduate Education of Dnepropetrovsk State Medical Academy, through specialization of physicians and pediatricians. Such re-training, which lasts from 2013, four months on eye training cycle and 2 months — by correspondence, allows you to prepare a qualified family doctor. In 2012, 242 doctors were trained in 2013, this education will have 362 doctors