Military personnel of the mobile hospital of the Southern Military District, having made a march of about 400 kilometers, arrived in the city of Buinaksk
The personnel of the mobile multi-specialty hospital for 100 beds of one of the SMD formations, having made a march on their own on regular equipment from the Stavropol territory with a length of about 400 kilometers, arrived in the city of Buinaksk (Republic of Dagestan).
The convoy includes more than 100 military personnel, including 70 doctors and junior medical specialists and 22 units of special military equipment.
The mobile multidisciplinary hospital is a field medical unit based on pneumoframe structures and is intended for inpatient treatment of patients with a new coronavirus infection. In the designated area will be deployed reception and sorting, hospital and infectious diseases, sanitary and epidemiological departments of the field hospital, as well as the department of anesthesiology and resuscitation, a laboratory for research and diagnostics of tests and samples.
For therapeutic and diagnostic measures, the hospital is equipped with mechanical ventilation devices, intensive patient monitoring monitors, X-ray machines, ultrasound machines, blood analyzers and a PCR laboratory.
In accordance with the order of the Supreme Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin and the instructions of the Minister of Defence of the Russian Federation, General of the Army Sergei Shoigu, military medics and specialists of the Russian Defence Ministry’s NBCP units are being transferred to the Republic of Dagestan to help combat the spread of coronavirus infection.