Some regions demonstrate tangible results, for example in Vinnytsia, Poltava and Kharkiv regions every second resident has signed a declaration with primary care physicians. It is a striking result and can be a good example of effectrive work of local authorities and medical workers, hence it demonstrates the desire of Ukrainians to engage in transformation of healthcare sector.
A doctor to whom you can entrust your health will treat, give useful tips for a healthy lifestyle and disease prevention,and, if necessary, refer a patient to narrow specialists. All of these services are free of charge and are funded by the National Health Service of Ukraine.
Citizens can choose a doctor either in public or private hospitals.