Azerbaijani Health Ministry to Provide Hemodialysis to All Chronic Renal Failure Patients
Azerbaijan, Baku, 14 June / Trend corr S. Babayeva/ "All chronic renal failure patients in Azerbaijan will be provided with hemodialysis by the end of this year," Azerbaijani Health Minister Ogtay Shiraliyev said on 13 June.
"That will be possible due to construction of medical centres in country's provinces through the funds of the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan," he said.
According to Shiraliyev, there are 12 hemodialysis centres and about 1,100 chronic renal failure patients in Azerbaijan, with over 700 of them receiving hemodialysis through the State.
"Remaining patients will receive hemodialysis by the end of the year," Minister said.