MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –
The meeting participants discussed joint efforts to combat COVID-19, the growth of fertility and reproductive health, state policy in the field of medical devices, the production of innovative drugs for patients with diabetes.
In her opening remarks, Tatyana Golikova noted that the All-Russian public organization Delovaya Rossiya represents the largest business association in the country and it is extremely important to make every effort to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus infection. Social and corporate interaction is very important in order not to repeat the spring shutdown of the economy. “Avoiding a second lockdown is possible only by making joint efforts, which should be aimed at the general safety, the safety of our citizens, the safety of those labor collectives that work for us, and, of course, timely provision of medical care and implementation of preventive measures. It is always better to prevent a negative situation than to deal with its consequences, ”the Deputy Prime Minister stressed.
Tatyana Golikova noted that Delovaya Rossiya is actively involved in the preparation of documents of the highest level – in the formation of a unified plan to achieve the national development goals of the Russian Federation, updating all national projects in terms of activities, their financial support and management decisions. All proposals received from Delovaya Rossiya were actively worked out, some of them have already been implemented, some are in the works.
The chairman of Delovaya Rossiya Alexey Repik and members of the coordinating council Kirill Litovchenko, Muslim Muslimov, Alexander Elinson, Irina Panarina, Anton Danilov-Danilyan, Boris Nuraliev, Sergei Fakhretdinov and Elena Nikolaeva spoke with questions and suggestions at the meeting. They raised the topics of reducing the spread of coronavirus infection, increasing fertility and protecting reproductive health, free competition in the medical services market, state policy in the field of medical devices, diagnostics and treatment of type 2 diabetes using innovative technologies and maintaining the stability of the healthcare system.
Tatiana Golikova suggested sending the initiatives of “Business Russia” announced at the meeting to the Government, expressing her readiness to consider and present an exhaustive position on all issues, as well as to hold additional meetings if necessary.
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