President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan attended the opening ceremony of Ankara Etlik City Hospital. After the opening, President Erdoğan and Health Minister Dr. Fahrettin Koca visited the hospital.
In his speech at the opening of Etlik City Hospital, President Erdoğan said that the city’s second hospital is in Ankara. kazanHe congratulated the Ministry of Health, the subcontracting companies and all those, from workers to engineers, who contributed to the project.
Expressing that they see Etlik City Hospital as one of the symbols of healthcare revolutions with its 8 separate hospitals and units equipped with the latest technology, Erdoğan said, “With a capacity of more than 691,000 beds, including 4 intensive care units, a thousand polyclinics, 125 operating theaters, laboratories, research centers and said that this giant hospital with an area of more than 1 million 145 thousand square meters is almost like a health city.
Erdoğan said they solved their problems to a large extent with the White Reform, which they implemented with the packages they announced one after another since March, and are still with the health personnel , whose expectations they met.
“I have personally followed every step of the hospitals in the city”
“I personally followed every step of the city hospitals which I considered my dream,” Erdoğan said, adding, “Like every dream of our nation, I am very happy and proud to present the 20th work of this common dream. in service We will increase this number to 13 with 2 municipal hospitals still under construction and 35 municipal hospitals in the project phase.
In his speech, President Erdoğan said that Turkey has left behind the Covid-19 epidemic as the country that provides the highest standard of healthcare, thanks to its existing extensive and strong healthcare infrastructure and the municipal hospitals which they quickly put into operation.
President Erdogan in Kazan TurkeyHe stressed that he believes that every published work and service will be an important step in building a great and powerful Turkey.
Minister Koca spoke at the opening of Ankara Etlik City Hospital
Stating that Ankara Etlik City Hospital consists of 8 hospitals united in one campus, Koca said, “Ankara Etlik City Hospital has a total of 1000 polyclinics, 125 operating theaters and a capacity of beds of 4 50. Each of these figures is a source of pride for our nation. Ankara gets its second largest hospital complex,” he said.
Construction of 13 municipal hospitals continues
Noting that Etlik City Hospital is the 20th hospital in the city to be commissioned, Koca said construction of 13 hospitals in the city continues.
Minister Koca said: “We watched together how hospitals, which are said to be ‘you can’t do it, you can’t run it, you can’t get efficiency’, are built , operated and sold. If we dream, we can begin. We could have done better if we had started. The owners of phrases that begin with “You can’t” do not even have the patience to make our fellow citizens dream. made his assessment.
“The next stage of white reform is in health science and technology”
Emphasizing that with the “white reform” studies launched in the field of health, the best is done for health workers and important steps have been taken to facilitate the service received by citizens, Koca said:
“Now we are once again at the service of our fellow citizens by commissioning one more municipal hospital. The next step in white reform will be our breakthrough in health science and technology. For this reason, our “Hifzissihha” infrastructure, which we laid the foundation for, and our health efforts for a self-sufficient Turkey are maturing and getting ready to bear fruit with each passing day.
“Our city hospitals will be training and health research bases”
“Our next steps will focus on maturing the scientific quality and quantity of our municipal hospitals,” Minister Koca said, adding, “Each of our municipal hospitals will be an internationally recognized education and health research base, as well as the provision of health services to our citizens.”
Vice President Fuat Oktay, President of the Supreme Court Mehmet Akarca, Minister of Health Fahrettin Koca, Minister of Justice Bekir Bozdağ, Minister of Youth and Sports Mehmet Muharrem Kasapoğlu, Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Adil Karaismailoğlu, many officials and citizens attended the opening ceremony.