Metalloinvest has purchased two CT scanners for the Novotroitsk emergency hospital. The Company has allocated more than 60 million rubles for these purposes.
The 32-slice X-ray computed tomography that has been delivered to Polyclinic No. 1 will be used primarily for examinations of the chest organs. The second, 64-slice, tomograph is installed on the territory of the hospital complex. It will become an indispensable assistant in many difficult cases of diagnosing various diseases and will allow you to quickly determine the tactics and strategy of treating a particular patient.
Orenburg Region Governor Denis Pasler, Metalloinvest General Director Nazim Efendiev and Ural Steel Managing Director Ildar Iskakov took part in the launch of the equipment.
"Thanks to such modern equipment, Novotroitsk doctors literally save lives," said the Governor of the Orenburg Region Denis Pasler. - I would like to note the timely and serious support provided by Metalloinvest to health care institutions in the eastern Orenburg region. This is especially valuable during the fight against a pandemic.
“In partnership with regional administrations and the medical community, we have achieved our main goal - to protect the health of employees of enterprises and residents of our cities,” said Nazim Efendiev, CEO of Metalloinvest. - The danger has not yet passed, and we continue to fight the pandemic. The key task today is to ensure mass vaccination of employees in order to return to normal life as soon as possible. "
“In the current situation, the availability of highly informative diagnostic methods among medical workers is a vital necessity,” commented Ildar Iskakov, Managing Director of Ural Steel. "We are glad that we can help doctors in their difficult work."
“We are grateful to Metalloinvest for the new equipment. Both devices provide minimal radiation exposure to patients, have excellent diagnostic image quality and speed of operation, ”said the acting director. Chief physician of the emergency hospital Maxim Kuznetsov.
In 2020, Metalloinvest's investments in support of regional healthcare institutions exceeded RUB 2 billion, including RUB 560 million in aid to hospitals in the Orenburg region. Tomographs, ventilators, blood gas analyzers, oxygen concentrators, personal protective equipment and disinfection equipment for medical personnel were purchased. In addition, the Company spent more than 1 billion rubles on measures to protect the health of employees of its enterprises.