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Department of Rendering Medical Care to Mothers and Children

Head of the Department

Lyudmila Anatolievna Lioghkaya

office: 741 tel.: 222 65 98 

 

Chief obstetrician-gynecologist - Julia Vladimirovna Savochkina
Office 739: tel .: 222 66 30

Chief pediatrician - Valentina Ivanovna Volchok
office: 739 tel.: 222 70 82 

Consultant - Elena Vladimirovna Glushanina
office: 739 tel.: 222 66 30

 Major tasks:

• determination of priority directions for the development of rendering medical care to  the female and child population;

• organization of activities on health promotion of the female and child population of the Republic;

• organization of activities to improve the quality of rendering medical care to the female and child population;

• organizational and methodical guidance of health care institutions engaged in rendering medical care to the female and child population;

• elaboration of the target medical integrated programmes on the most important areas of rendering medical care to the female and child population;

• elaboration of the draft normative legal and other legal acts in accordance with the competence of the Ministry.


In accordance with the set tasks the Department performs the following functions:


• organizes activities to improve rendering medical care to the female and child population;

• plans and organizes specialized medical care to the female and child population;

• improves medical care to the female and child population in the regions of unfavourable environment;

• organizes activities to raise the quality of dispensary follow-up of children, pregnant women and women with gynecological diseases;

• examines and analyzes the causes of morbidity of the female and child population, improves the prevention forms and methods;

• controls the realization of measures as regards the reduction of female and child morbidity, infant, child and maternity mortality, as well as the antenatal protection of the fetus;

• organizes activities for the prevention of childhood disability;

• organizes activities on the promotion of reproductive health, family planning and prevention of abortion;

• organizes activities as regards the development of medico-genetic services  and antenatal diagnosis of congenital and hereditary diseases;

• applies achievements of science and advanced medical technologies in health care institutions engaged in rendering medical care to the female and child population;

• participates in strengthening the material-technical base of health care institutions engaged in rendering medical care to the female and child population as regards planning of their provision with medicines, up-to-date technology and equipment;

• participates in the preparation of the proposals on improving legislation, elaboration of the draft normative legal and other legal acts on  rendering medical care to the female and child population;

• participates in the execution (reviewing) of the legal acts regulating the work of health care institutions engaged in rendering medical care to the female and child population;

• examines independently or together with other structural units the citizens’ complaints concerning the violation in rendering medical care to the female and child population at subordinate health care institutions; participates in the examination of the materials related to the inspection results;

• participates in the elaboration of the draft proposals on improving the administration system at the Ministry;

• ensures the interaction of health care institutions and legislative authorities, executive authorities, public and religious institutions aimed at the improvement of working and living conditions of the female population, the elimination of their employment in jobs that reduce their reproductive functions, pursuing a family policy, upbringing of motivation for a healthy lifestyle and reproduction of healthy offsprings, increasing the responsibility of parents and family for upbringing of a healthy child;

• collaborates with WHO, UNICEF and other international organizations on matters of reproductive health, family planning, health of a mother and child.