In the Ternopol area in days the quantity hospitalized with the preliminary diagnosis "pneumonia" increased by 2,5 times.
The head of department of health care reported about it during today's meeting of board of the Ternopol regional state administration YEAH Bogdan Oniskiv.
According to its data, as of 8.00 on October 29 in medical institutions there were 326 patients with the preliminary diagnosis the extra hospital pneumonia caused by an acute respiratory disease, from them in a serious condition 22 persons. 55 from among the hospitalized - children.
For providing medical care, by words Oniskiva, beds in hospital of ambulance, regional clinical hospital are reorientated, for pregnant women the diagnostic office on the basis of city hospital No. 2 and children's hospital is organized.
"Also the issue of allocation of the room of a medical medical unit of Kombaynovy plant for the organization of reserve infectious diseases hospital in case of mass arrival of patients is resolved", - reported Oniskiv.
Also he noted that the Ternopol area - the only area in Ukraine which has no own regional infectious diseases hospital.