Most of the faculties of medical and pharmaceutical universities in Russia have been accredited, allowing the graduates is internship to complete the internship in the last year which helped to attract to work more than 6 thousand young specialists. This was announced by acting Minister of health of Russia Veronika Skvortsova.
She said that the transition to the new medical education standards, providing for waiver of the internship was planned in 2011 With the start of the innovations in 2016, the necessary accreditation have passed the 97.6 percent of all faculties. “It gave more than 6 thousand young professionals who are immediately able to perform the functions of primary care physicians – internists, pediatricians, dentists and certain other professionals”, – quotes RIA “news” Veronika Skvortsova.
“Accreditation in addition to the diploma gives you recognition from independent professional community that the specialist is willing to perform certain functions in a practical system,” she added.