Volunteer doctors appeared in Ukraine even before volunteer warriors, Medprosvita (“Medical Education”) stated in a story published last night and dedicated to the newly-established holiday – Day of Ukrainian Volunteer. The story specially cites the Pirogov First Volunteer Mobile Hospital, “which was able to not only pull like-minded volunteers together but also put volunteer doctors’ […]
- 13 March 2017
The terrorists have thrice hit residential districts of Avdiyivka, Donetsk Oblast, over the weekend, according to a report by Andriy Tsapliyenko shown by TSN.Week on March 12, 2017. However, the city suffering of the shelling features a real baby boom. Even women who failed to become pregnant before now conceive and give birth. The local […]
- 12 March 2017
Live Radio “Voskresinnya” has published an audio record of its Good Conversation broadcast with three doctors of the Pirogov First Volunteer Mobile Hospital, which was aired on March 3, 2017. The guests included PFVMH Vice President and Head Doctor Dmytro Vernyhor, pediatric surgeon Serhiy Petryk, and family doctor Olena Horopko. Olha Yurchenko was the anchorwoman.
- 05 March 2017
Part of a story published by Belarus web portal TUT.BY features activities of the Pirogov First Volunteer Mobile Hospital in Eastern Ukraine. Below is translation of that part (photo: Vadim Zamirovskiy, TUT.BY).
- 01 March 2017
Yesterday, doctors of the Pirogov First Volunteer Mobile Hospital returned home with an official certificate of acknowledgement after completion of the PFVMH’s first mission in Petropavlivka, Luhansk Oblast. On behalf of personnel and patients of the Petropavlivka Hospital, its chief physician had written, addressing the volunteer hospital’s management, “During the period of collaboration with you […]
- 25 February 2017
The front’s Prymorske sector’s hottest spot on Friday was near Novotroitske, Donetsk Oblast, Facts.ICTV reported. Despite the announced cease-fire, terrorists used heavy mortars and armored fighting vehicles.
- 23 February 2017
The final destination of the joint voyage to Donbas by doctors of the Pirogov First Volunteer Mobile Hospital and Den correspondents Valentyn Torba and Arten Slipachuk was the city of Popasna. They have already been there, staying overnight with medics in the local hospital’s basement last summer.
- 23 February 2017
During his third rotation with the Pirogov First Volunteer Mobile Hospital, surgeon Vadym Kozlovsky from Smela, Cherkasy Oblast, provided medical care to about 100 patients, one third of whom were servicemen, and performed 30 surgeries. He said he has been working at the Popasna Central District Hospital, Luhansk Oblast, since Jan. 30, 2017.
- 22 February 2017
Two medics of the Pirogov First Volunteer Mobile Hospital, vascular surgeon Vladyslav Horbovets and nurse Alina Narahan, have become heroes of a story by Oleksandr Yaroschuk published in Ukrainska Pravda. Zhyttya. They joined the PFVMH in 2015, worked together a few months, and helped hundreds of soldiers and civilians recover after fierce battles.
- 21 February 2017
Industrious Ihor Buyvol: “I was ashamed to look into the eyes of guys who came from the front while I, so strong, mas sitting snug in Kyiv”
When you first meet Ihor, when you hear how all people around call him Buyvol, you do not experience any cognitive dissonance. His stature and behavior imply the strength, confident rush, and imperturbability that seem to be characteristic of a buffalo, which is buyvil in Ukrainian and buyvol in Russian. That is why he was […]