Rus News Journal

Medvedev: In third of Russian schools there are no medical offices

the President of Russia Dmitry Medvedev, acting at meeting on preservation and strengthening of health of children in preschool and school establishments, has scarified a situation with medical attendance at schools.

Today in large part the Russian schools there are no medical offices. Or are available, but there there are only chairs, tables and more anything, will not find the equipment medical, even elementary medical products. At times the only thing that the school doctor it can make is simple to call in first aid - he has told, having noticed that medical offices are not present practically in third of schools of Russia.

Rates of the medical worker are reduced at school or are vacant. Not better affairs are and in kindergartens. Experts for such work go extremely reluctantly, motivating it, on the one hand, with great volume of responsibility, and on the other hand, the low salary, absence of career growth - Dmitry Medvedev has underlined.

I consider that it is time to change a situation. Also would like to hear today your offers - quotes RIA Novosti news agency the Russian leader.