The issue is dedicated to the problems of free medical care and medical insurance in medical institutions in Saratov.
Chief doctor of hospital No. 8 in Saratov V. S. Lipsky speaks on the phone.
Panorama of part of the hospital territory.
Lipsky talks about the number of hospital beds in Russia, the conditions of examination and treatment of patients, the danger of using poorly equipped medicine, the need to pay for treatment and the introduction of paid medicine (synchronously).
Patients in the hospital corridor.
The building of the regional Fund of obligatory medical insurance (OMS).
Sign at the entrance to the Foundation building.
Foundation employees at work.
People on the streets of Saratov.
Head of the Department of medical insurance I. A. Zakharov talks about the problems of domestic health care reform, the difficulties of its implementation, the reform of non-professionals, the three components of the reform, the control of medical appointments (synchronously).
Patients in one of the hospital wards.
Doctors in the ward conduct examinations and interview patients.
Radiologists view the images.
Medical examination of patients.
The procedure of gastroscopy.
Lipsky speaks about the conditions of effective use of the health insurance system, the lack of high-quality medical care and appropriate medical equipment, the funds for the purchase of which are not provided by the CHI Fund (synchronously).
Internal view of one of the wards, patients lie and sit on beds.
Zakharov talks about the problem of paying for treatment of the unemployed (synchronously).
A patient on an exercise bike during a test at the heart center.
Performing surgical operations, panorama of the operating room.
Equipment in the operating room.
Performing a surgical operation.
Lipsky talks about the problems of providing medical institutions with equipment at all levels, increasing prices for medical equipment and medicines, and the lack of an increase in wages (synchronously).
an Ambulance pulls up to the hospital building.
Doctors during the consultation, the faces of doctors.
Head of the Department of therapy of Saratov medical University M. M. Kirillov speaks about the harm of medicine, which is allocated insufficient funds from the budget, planning medical standards, the principles of trouble-free treatment of patients (synchronously).
Portraits of figures of national medicine.
A patient in one of the hospitals is on a drip in the corridor at the emergency exit.
Zakharov speaks about the lack of control of modern domestic doctors, who are not responsible to anyone (synchronously).
Panorama of the hospital grounds.
Locations: Saratov region 
Seasons: Winter