Decentralisation in Ukraine enabled hromadas to pool resources for the implementation of joint projects. One of the hundreds of examples is the department of hemodialysis in the Dunayevetska amalgamated hromada in the Khmelnytskyi Oblast. The Swiss-Ukrainian project “Decentralisation Support in Ukraine” (DESPRO) and the decentralization.gov.ua learned how the hromada managed to implement an expensive project.
Five hromadas - the Dunayevetska urban and Dunayevetska settlement, as well as the Makivska, Smotrytska and Novoushytska AHs, have signed a cooperation agreement. Joint efforts have ensured the functioning of the hemodialysis department. The oblast hospital provided the equipment while the maintenance of the facility is covered by the hromadas themselves.
Each hromada pays for hemodialysis treatment in proportion to the number of patients residing on its territory. To date, the department serves 19 patients.
Earlier, for this service, sick people had to travel tens of kilometers a day to Kamianets-Podilskyi and Khmelnytskyi.
People are grateful that their communities care for them. They say that emergence of this department has greatly facilitated their treatment.
Громади:Дунаєвецька міська об’єднана територіальна громада
Share the news:
15 October 2020
The Kremenchuk Administrative Services Center (“ASC”) is arguably one of the best in Ukraine. Its practices have been...
09 September 2020
An up-to-date ASC, established with support of the U-LEAD with Europe Programme, has been functioning for two years...
09 September 2020
Four years ago the Snovska AH of the Chernihiv region included the rayon hospital in the asset list and since then it...
03 September 2020
In 2016 the Skalatska AH in the Ternopil region saved the rayon hospital from closure. The current expenditures on...
02 September 2020
A multi-functional sports ground for basketball, football and tennis has been opened near a hub school in the village...