Achievements in 2012

January

With `Kiev City Heart Center` of Kiev State Clinical Hospital the contract is signed. According to the contract, the specialists of the Center will accept the patients with acute coronary syndrome and operate them. These operations will be financed by International Medical Care within the programme `Stop Infarction`.

The Programme `The Heart of the Child` designed by `Kiev City Heart Center` of Kiev State Clinical Hospital was approved by International Medical Care  . Within this programme the Hospital and other certified medical institutions will operate children from disadvantaged families and orphans.

Due to the lobbying of IMC cardio-reanimation rooms will receive more medicines `Aktilize` within the governmental support.

February

6 babies (up to 1 year old) with the diagnosis `congenital heart disease` received the consultations and medical examinations.

March

For broadening our fundraising opportunities, the negotiations with local businesses were held.

April

At the website of IMC we have initiated a campaign `1 Dollar is 1 Life` aiming to collect money to cover operation` costs for 15 orphan children. The campaign was linked to the International Child Day and is being implemented in a cooperation with `Kiev City Heart Center` of Kiev State Clinical Hospital. All money collected within the campaign, are planned to be spend for purchasing medicines and dressing materials necessary for the heart surgery of 15 orphan-children.

In the city of Odessa the volunteers of our organization set up the donation boxes to collect money for heart surgeries of orphan-children.

May

With the clinic `ISIDA` the agreement of cooperation is signed. According to the agreement, the specialists of the clinic will consult and on the voluntarily basis participants from the programme `Woman – EKO`. In addition the participants get an opportunity to undergo EKO-IKSI which costs will be covered by IMC.

June

13 families and 4 women have received consultations on the issues of fertility and reproductive health. 4 families are in the waiting list, others received recommendations regarding the treatment.

July

Orphan girl with the diagnosis `congenital heart disease` was operated on 4th of July. 

Representatives of the foundation took part in TV programme on the treatment of heart problems.

September

2 families have received consultations on the issues of fertility and reproductive health.

2 charitable organizations have received our aid.

Participation in `All-Ukrainian Congress of Cardiologists`. 

October

Patient from Luhansk with the diagnosis metastasis sepsis had received our support.

3 families and 1 woman have received consultations on the issues of fertility and reproductive health.

November

2 women have received consultations on the issues of fertility and reproductive health.

December

4 families have received consultations on the issues of fertility and reproductive health.

The representatives of IMC have participated at TV programme on the future of the medicine.

TOTAL

In 2012 with the contributions of our donors, IMC was capable to:

- Operate 7 orphan children within the campaign `1 Dollar = 1 Life`;

- Consult and treat families and women with fertility problems within the programme `Woman-EKO`;

- Participate in TV programmes and raise awareness among general public on our ideas and incentives to solve the problems in the system of public health;

- Push reforms and increase effectiveness of first aid provision services.

In total 183 672 Ukrainian Hrivnya was collected for the following purposes:

- 137 954 Hrivnya was spent for purchasing medicines and dressing ,materials necessary for the heart surgeries;

- 26 520 Hrivnya was spent for purchasing medicines necessary  for the patient suffering metastasis sepsis from Luhansk;

- 6000 Hrivnya was spent for humanitarian aid delivered to 4 families bringing children with disabilities up;

- 13 198 Hrivnya was spent on the charter-based activities of IMC.