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
PFVMH October mission: increased workload on evacuation teams
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
Ilovaysk Deisis nominated for Shevchenko Award
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
Mandatory training in pre-medical aid would save many lives. – Gennadiy Druzenko
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
New PFVMH party in Popasna: people lined up for Kyiv doctors from seven in the morning
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
Defense Ministry’s award handed to PFVMH doctor from Donetsk Oblast
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
PFVMH doctors seen over 3,600 times during September mission
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 […]
- 05 October 2017
How to become one of PFVMH? Presentations by its leader and psych advice
The circle of Ukrainian medical professionals aware of the Pirogov First Volunteer Mobile Hospital has broadened by about 300 medics after the PFVMH presentations delivered by its leader in Sumy, Trostyanets and Poltava. In actual fact, the audience was much bigger owing to the media interest in the events and the invitations for PFVMH President […]
- 05 October 2017
In Uman, Mitsubishi Pajero Wagon given to PFVMH medevac as present
Today in Uman, Cherkasy Oblast, the head and cofounder of the ATO Charity Foundation, Oleksandr Oliynyk, gave over a Mitsubishi Pajero Wagon to the Pirogov First Volunteer Mobile Hospital for the purpose of medical evacuation. The present was taken by the PFVMH Vice President in charge of liaison with the Armed Forces of Ukraine and […]
- 02 October 2017
Illya Chaykovsky: “We want to implement field labs in Ukrainian army to determine soldiers’ military performance and health”
Illya Chaykovsky, Ph.D., is a medical cybernetics expert and a functional diagnostics doctor in cardiology. He works as a senior research worker at the Glushkov Institute of Cybernetics within the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine. And he is also the scientific director at the Pirogov First Volunteer Mobile Hospital. An occasion for the interview […]