65 new ambulances were brought to Azerbaijan

News 16:07 09 Dec, 2022
65 new ambulances were brought to Azerbaijan

Qazet.az reports  that today President Ilham Aliyev got acquainted with modern emergency medical vehicles purchased by the State Agency for Compulsory Medical Insurance.

There are a total of 65 Mercedes-Benz ambulances, 37 with a simple differential, 7 with a special 2 differential, 20 with a reanimobile and 1 with a perinatal bath. The cars are equipped with a wide range of medicines and medical equipment, which allows the patient to start treatment on the way. Thus, the set of cars allows the transportation of patients in any condition.

After the distribution of the newly purchased ambulances, the total number of ambulances in use across the country will be 974.

It was reported that medical institutions operating in Baku city and other cities and regions of the republic, emergency and urgent medical aid stations are planned to be provided with a total of 1487 ambulances, and so far medical institutions have been provided with 909 medical aid vehicles.

Since 2020, the agency has purchased a total of 249 ambulances belonging to the brands "Fiat Doblo", 131 "Mercedes", and 34 "Ford Transit".