The monthly missions of the Pirogov First Volunteer Mobile Hospital’s medics to Eastern Ukraine not only help reinforce the health care service in front-line areas but also allow doctors from different parts of Ukraine to share their experience and thoughts of the functioning of the medical aid system in the country. Despite their huge workload, […]
- 15 November 2017
On Monday, a Pirogov First Volunteer Mobile Hospital surgeon operated a 64-year-old Popasna female resident, who had been submachine gun shot by two AWOL servicemen for unknown reason. “The woman was brought to the Popasna Central District at 7:15 a.m. We prepared and diagnosed her, and at 10 we began the operation,” volunteer surgeon Yuriy […]
- 13 November 2017
Today, a medical evacuation team of the Pirogov First Volunteer Mobile Hospital provided aid to and evacuated a wounded warrior. The case was reported on the MedStar Медевак ПДМШ Facefook page by Oleksandr Hahayev, PFVMH Vice President in charge of liaison with the Armed Forces of Ukraine and law enforcement agencies.
- 10 November 2017
First time in three years, baby born in Stanytsya Luhanska hospital, delivery assisted by PFVMH doctor
The day before yesterday, a new little Ukrainian came into the world in the Stanytsya Luhanska Central District Hospital – the first time since summer 2014. The delivery was assisted by gynecologist Vitaliy Yaremchuk, who works in this hospital in November within the framework of the monthly mission of the Pirogov First Volunteer Mobile Hospital.
- 08 November 2017
Last month, 30 medics of the Pirogov First Volunteer Mobile Hospital’s 31st mission in the ATO zone provided care to 2,487 patients. The volunteer medics worked in medical evacuation teams of the Ukrainian Armed Forces’ four battalions and four civilian hospitals in Luhansk Oblast: in Bilokurakyne, Popasna, Novoaydar and Stanytsya Luhanska.
- 03 November 2017
The International Institute for Cultural Diplomacy has nominated works by Kyivan artists Sofia Atlantova and Oleksandr Klymenko from their Ilovaysk Deisis series for the Shevchenko National Prize of Ukraine. The Ilovaysk Deisis series is a part of the large-scale Icons on Ammo Boxes art project, a joint project with the Pirogov First Volunteer Mobile Hospital. […]
- 20 October 2017
Ukrainian society, which for the fourth year has been living in the state of war as well as increased danger because of drivers’ irresponsibility, is absolutely unprepared to adequately respond – provide pre-medical first aid. This thought was voiced today by Pirogov First Volunteer Mobile Hospital President Gennadiy Druzenko on the NewsOne TV channel.
- 11 October 2017
The Pirogov First Volunteer Mobile Hospital organized free consultation-and-diagnostic survey of Popasna residents in Luhansk Oblast. From Sunday till Tuesday, a team of eight specialists from Kyiv examined about 200 patients. According to PFVMH Vice President and Medical Director Dmytro Vernyhor, it is for the first time that such a “medical landing party” included cardiologists […]
- 11 October 2017
During a meeting at Donetsk Oblast’s Kramatorsk City Hospital #1 on Monday, surgeon Yaroslav Boyarko was handed a Badge of Honor from the Defense Ministry of Ukraine, Vostochny Proekt reported.
- 09 October 2017
In September, medics of the Pirogov First Volunteer Mobile Hospital provided care to over 3,600 patients, including 61 servicemen. That month, 24 PFVMH volunteers worked in hospitals of Luhansk Oblast’s Bilokurakyne, Popasna, Stanytsya Luhanska and Schastya as well as in medical evacuation teams in military units. This mission has been the 30th rotation since the […]