In the Belgorod region, according to the regional operational headquarters, 73 diagnoses of COVID-19 were confirmed per day. The total number of cases on May 23 in our region reached 1,654. Recovered – 554 (+62 per day). 9 patients are still in serious condition on mechanical ventilation.
In the Gubkinsky district, 2 new cases of the disease and 6 – recovery. Photo: vk.com/covid19_bel
Unfortunately, the regional list of the dead has replenished. Valentina Kartashova, Head of the Pediatric Department of the Rakityanskiy District Hospital, Honored Doctor of the Russian Federation, died. She was treated in the regional center for pneumonia. She has been confirmed by COVID-19.
Governor Yevgeny Savchenko expressed his condolences for this death on his page in VK:
– Valentina Antonovna was a doctor by vocation. All her life she performed a holy mission – healed and saved children. She was sincerely loved, respected and appreciated not only in the Ryakityansky area, but also far beyond its borders. She enjoyed great professional and personal authority.
This is a colossal, irreparable loss for the entire medical community of the Belgorod region and for all of us. I want to express my condolences to the relatives, friends, colleagues of Valentina Antonovna and all Rakytians. Bright memory…