In a press release the Ministry of Health and Social Development (Health Ministry) issued a press service of the department in connection with the International Day of the nurse, according to the Russian authorities about the intention to achieve a significant increase in the number of nurses in our country.In this regard, the experts of the Federal State Statistics Service (Rosstat) note that today in Russia there are a total of 1,511 million medical workers with secondary education, 68% of which is accounted for by nurses.
According to the Health Ministry plans of management, in 2015 one doctor should not have to be 2.18 nurses, as now, but three, and by 2020 this figure will increase to eight.The Ministry of Health also pointed out that the immediate implementation of this task falls on the shoulders of 453 Russian medical colleges and schools.As informs on the pages an Internet resource medportal.ru, the report of the Federal Office emphasizes that "... through better training of health personnel in
Here it is worth recalling that at the end of last month, the head of Health Minister Tatyana Golikova said 27 percent of the shortage of doctors, which today is experiencing domestic healthcare.Management of the Ministry is going to eliminate this problem through the efforts of medical schools of the country.
According to the information available to the professionals to Rosstat, in 2008, Russia had a total of 703.8 thousand doctors.If the Health Ministry plans to be successful, this number should increase to nearly 900 thousand people.Given the fact that each doctor will account for eight nurses, we see that the total number of such specialists to reach 7.2 million people, that is, in other words, for every 20 people in Russia will account for one nurse.
In conclusion remains to bring data from the World Health Organization (WHO), according to which today our country is ranked fifth in the world in the number of doctors per capita.Ahead of Russia on this indicator are Cuba, Greece, Belarus and Georgia.WHO officials also noted that at present in Russia with a total of 614.1 thousand specialists with higher medical education.