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Irkutsk region plans cooperation with China in the field of healthcare

The plans to sign an agreement on cooperation in the field of health and medical tourism in the framework of the presentation of the Irkutsk region in China between Russia and the PRC were announced by the Minister of Health of the Irkutsk region Oleg Yaroshenko at a meeting with the governor of the region Sergey Levchenko

Irkutsk region plans cooperation with China in the field of healthcare
Oleg Yaroshenko specified that during the visit of the official delegation of the Ministry of Health of the Irkutsk Region to the Heilongjiang Province of the People's Republic of China, an official protocol was signed, which will form the basis of an agreement of intent.

- At business meetings with Chinese colleagues, prospects for cooperation in the field of medicine and health were discussed between the Health and Family Planning Committee of Heilongjiang Province (PRC) and the Irkutsk Region Ministry of Health, as well as between medical organizations of the two countries. Within the limits allowed by the laws of both countries, it is planned to develop cooperation on the provision of high-tech, specialized, primary health care, medical tourism, the Minister of Health explained.

Oleg Yaroshenko noted that joint work with Chinese colleagues, training, conducting trainings, conferences and exhibitions with the involvement of staff and students of the Irkutsk Medical University and the Irkutsk Academy of Postgraduate Education will contribute to the professional improvement of both Irkutsk and Heilongjiang provinces, the press service of the regional government.

"The development of medical tourism in the region will give an additional impetus to the further development of health care and education in the field of medicine, support of the tourism sector as a whole, attracting investors," Sergei Levchenko said.

Oleg Yaroshenko said that in September 2016, a return visit of a delegation of medical specialists from Heilongjiang Province to the Irkutsk Region is planned. According to its results, a protocol of intent will be signed. By this time, employees of the Ministry of Health of the Angara region and medical organizations in the region will have to work out and conduct a procedure for agreeing draft agreements, which are expected to be signed within the framework of the presentation of the Irkutsk region in China in October 2016.

The directions that are promising for cooperation in the field of health between the Russian and Chinese sides were discussed at a meeting with the leaders of the leading medical organizations of the Irkutsk region, which was held in the regional ministry of health. In the opinion of Irkutsk doctors, the experience of Chinese colleagues in the field of medical rehabilitation, sports medicine, disease prevention can be useful. In addition, specialists of the Angara region consider Chinese traditional medicine an interesting and promising direction that requires attention and study.

The cooperation of the doctors of the Irkutsk Regional Oncologic Dispensary with colleagues from China will expand the areas of work in Priangarya telemedicine, and patients of both countries will be able to receive advice from foreign oncologists without leaving their home country. Irkutsk specialists are also ready to share with the Chinese side their achievements not only in the field of oncology, but also in the field of medical care for patients with cardiovascular diseases, ophthalmology, dentistry, surgery of the musculoskeletal system, medical cosmetology.