On Wednesday, January 12, the RF Ministry of Defense announced that specialists from the Military Construction Complex had completed the construction of a large multidisciplinary medical center “Mother and Child” in St. Petersburg.
The opening of the clinic was attended by the Governor of the Northern Capital Alexander Beglov, the Commander of the Western Military District, Colonel General Alexander Zhuravlev, and General Director of the Mother and Child Group of Companies, Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences Mark Kurtser.
The Defense Ministry said that the high-tech medical center was built in a record 119 days. The area of the hospital is more than 9 thousand square meters. All conditions have been created there for the provision of highly qualified care in various areas – from obstetrics-gynecology, pediatrics, radiation and laboratory diagnostics to surgery, urology, endoscopy, neurology and cardiology.
All wards in this center are equipped with an oxygen supply system. And the hospital of the new building is designed for 100 beds, including 12 intensive care beds.