In 2019, 45121 permits were sold by sanatorium-resort and health organizations of the Mogilev region, which is 2041 more than in 2018 or 104.7 percent, including 8423 foreign citizens more than 320 or 103.9 percent, respectively.
Revenues from the sale of services amounted to 26977.7 thousand rubles, including from the sale of services to foreign citizens 5743.5 thousand rubles, or 112.5 percent compared to the level of 2018.
In the total volume of vouchers sold by sanatorium-resort organizations, 25 percent was realized for citizens of near and far abroad. Of these, 95 percent are citizens of the Russian Federation. Among foreign citizens, interest in health resorts was shown by citizens of the Baltic republics, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan, Uzbekistan, Israel, Germany, Italy, the USA, Canada and other states.
In addition to the growth in revenue from the sale of vouchers, an increase in revenue from the provision of additional paid services, including medical ones, is also noted. In 2019, this volume amounted to 2137.1 thousand rubles, or 109.4 percent to the level of 2018, including from the provision of medical services 1629.6 thousand rubles, or 113.4 percent, respectively.
The utilization of sanatoria in 2019 was 88.1 percent, compared to 81.0 in 2018.
To ensure stable and break-even work, increase demand for sanatorium-resort and health-improving services, all sanatoriums of the region took certain measures.
In 2019, sanatorium-resort organizations allocated 2214.6 thousand rubles to strengthen the material and technical base, of which 1955.8 thousand rubles - own funds. Of this amount, 55 percent or 1219.4 thousand rubles of funds to strengthen its base were allocated by the sanatorium named after V.I. Lenin.
The sanatorium completed the full-scale reconstruction of residential building No. 2, purchased furniture and household appliances in the amount of 37 thousand rubles, modern medical equipment for 156 thousand rubles, soft and hard equipment for 664 thousand rubles, 66 thousand rubles aimed at improving the territory. More than 26 thousand rubles were spent on the development of natural healing resources, the extraction of mineral water and healing mud.
The latest treatment and rehabilitation techniques have been developed and implemented (3D massage, four-arm massage “Lomi-Lomi”, electrostatic massage, local cryotherapy, extracorporeal magnetic stimulation of the pelvic organs, etc.).
In order to improve the quality of service for the services provided, the on-line booking and payment system has been improved, a loyalty program has been introduced, installment payments for vouchers are in effect, and transfers have been arranged for vacationers from nearby stations and the airport.
In 2019, the owner of the Sosny sanatorium, OJSC Mogilevkhimvolokolno, directed to strengthen the base of the sanatorium 285.6 thousand rubles. The sanatorium carried out repairs of medical and administrative rooms. Medical equipment was purchased: AQUA-SPA non-contact massage couch, stationary ultraviolet irradiator for irradiating the upper respiratory tract and ear of the EMA-E UVF, tube apparatus for darsonvalization, Iskra-1 tube, high-intensity pulsed induction magnetotherapy device, device for conducting air -carbonic treatment procedures "Rebox".
The owner of the Shinnik sanatorium of Belshina OJSC in 2019 allocated 163.54 thousand rubles to strengthen the material base.
The health resort has completed repairs of the facade, pool equipment, and current building repairs. From medical equipment purchased: Bioptron phototherapy unit, 2 balneological bath, apparatus for local darsonvalization, shock wave therapy apparatus, local cryotherapy apparatus. From household appliances, a dishwasher, microwave ovens were purchased.