GRODNO, 4 November (BelTA) – During his working trip to Grodno Oblast, Prime Minister Roman Golovchenko inspected the construction site of the regional cancer center, BelTA has learned.
During the visit, Roman Golovchenko was briefed on the progress to build the facility. The first phase of the construction works is on the home stretch. It provides for the construction of a nuclear medicine center with all the necessary facilities (an oxygen station, a heating point, a transformer substation, a diesel generator, waste treatment facilities, a sewage pumping station), as well as construction of a parking lot and roads and landscaping works. The first construction phase is to be completed by 2022.
Grodno City Hospital No. 3 will be upgraded. The regional cancer center will open on its premises. The construction project will be implemented in five stages. The second stage is the construction of a 312-bed cancer surgery building with an intensive care unit, a laboratory diagnostic building, a cafeteria, a utility building, a parking lot, a garage, a pathoanatomical building. These works started in 2020 and are slated for completion in 2024. The third stage involves the renovation of the hospital complex and the provision of medical equipment and furniture. The implementation period is 2023-2024. The fifth stage provides for the construction of a new university medicine center and a boarding house as well as landscaping works. It will be implemented in 2023-2025.