3.1 Support to the development of health protection and social services
Dr. Ludwik Rydygier Voivodeship Hospital in Suwalki (Podlaskie Voivodeship, Poland)
Grodno City Clinical Hospital of Emergency Care (Grodno Oblast, Belarus)
Improvement of quality of healthcare in the area of orthopedics/rheumatology with a particular focus on osteoporosis – it is common PL-BY cross-border project challenge. The overall project objective is development of health protection in PL-BY borderland through implementation of joint initiative of Grodno and Suwalki Hospitals, enhancing access to high quality health care services for diagnostics and treatment of osteoporosis, which will be achieved through the following changes to current situation: improvement of medical infrastructure, increasing expertise level of medical staff on base of exchange of experiences, good practices, deepen knowledge, increasing awareness of inhabitants on the role of prevention and early diagnosis to take effective treatment and lead normal, comfortable lifestyle.