2018 № 9 The number of plastic surgeons in the Russian Federation and their activities in 2017 year
Relevance. The issues of staffing of medical organizations always remain one of the urgent problems of practical public health. In the period of wide development of such a healthcare sector as plastic surgery, the urgency of providing specialist doctors and organizing control over their activities is growing. Purpose of the study. Conduct an analysis of the security and activities of plastic surgeons in the context of the subjects of the Russian Federation. Material and methods. The data of the federal statistical Observation № 30 “Information on the medical organization” for 2017 are used. Statistical, analytical, descriptive methods of statistics were used in the work. Results. The majority of plastic surgeons work in the medical organizations of the Central (36,2%), Siberian (20,7%) Privolzhsky (15.5%) federal districts, mostly in hospitals. At the same time, the largest number of specialist visits is in the Southern (49,7% or 8,330 visits per year) and Siberian (37,8% or 6335 visits per year) Federal Districts. Conclusions. An analysis of the number of plastic surgeons showed that most of them work in the occupied positions in the Central Federal District, especially in Moscow. At the same time, the highest number of specialist visits is in the Southern Federal District.