Examining on the work of the station, Bakytzhan Sagintayev got acquainted with the progress of digitalization of the region's healthcare system, inspected medical equipment that would coordinate the work of ambulance teams. To date, the institution has implemented 12 projects. Among them are an automated control system and workstation, a navigation system, an electronic medical map, patrolling brigades to approach the patient, a remote ECG. In addition, a specialized training center, interactive training and telemedicine work. There are 1,044 employees in the institution. For eight months now, the station has performed more than 177,000 calls.
After inspecting the station, Sagintayev met with the medical community of the region on topical issues of improving the quality of medical services. In particular, the issues of drug supply and drug pricing, medical infrastructure and human resources were considered. Particular attention was paid to measures to ensure the protection of the health of the mother and child.
Head of the Branch Administration O. Mukashev reported on the measures taken to develop the healthcare system in Pavlodar region. The participants in the meeting — the chief physicians, emergency medical personnel and other employees of the public and private healthcare institutions of the region raised the current issues of the industry in their speeches. The doctor of the polyclinic No. 5 A. Nizamutdinova raised the question of wages of medical workers. The doctor of the regional ambulance station A. Yermek spoke about the work of the medical and rescue points. The doctor of the polyclinic of Pavlodar region G. Kairbayeva spoke on medical staff. The question of providing rare remedies with medicines was addressed by the cardiologist of the Pavlodar Regional Cardio Center G. Mukanov. The cardiosurgeon of the Pavlodar Regional Cardio Center A. Antikeyev told about the provision of high-tech medical services. The doctor of polyclinic No. 1 A.Isseyeva in her speech mentioned process of digitalization of public health services system.
Prime Minister Sagintayev, Deputy Prime Minister Askar Zhumagaliyev and Minister of Healthcare Yelzhan Birtanov answered the questions from the participants. Following the meeting, Bakytzhan Sagintayev instructed the Minister of Healthcare Birtanov and the regional akim B. Bakauov to work out a set of measures to upgrade the skills of medical workers and the quality of medical services provided.