More than 46 thousand people used the services of suburban health centers

Since the beginning of the year, over 46 thousand people for the first time addressed in the health centres operating in the suburban clinics, reported on the website of the government of the Moscow region on Monday, July 24.

“The doctor evaluates the condition using diagnostic equipment. If the centers are schools where you can attend a course of lectures on the prevention of various diseases, the rules of rational nutrition”, — said the first Deputy Chairman of the regional government Olga Zabralova.

Currently, the region has 34 health centres and five mobile medical complexes, the report says.

On 13 July it was reported that in the Moscow region since the beginning of the year in the course of medical examination it was revealed more than 98 thousand cases of various diseases.

At the beginning of last month, the government of Moscow region reported that the mortality rate in the first five months of this year decreased compared to the same period of 2016 by 3.5 per cent.

Health centres operate on the basis of city polyclinics and are one of the main tools of the state program on formation of healthy way of life “Healthy Russia”. You can get free preventive screening in any age once a year. The visit will take from 30 minutes to an hour, according to the website