A set of additional measures to improve the effectiveness of ongoing measures to combat the spread of HIV infection and prevent nosocomial infections has been approved. This follows from the Decree of the President of Uzbekistan on June 22, 2018.
Measures are to be taken to increase coverage of inpatient treatment for HIV-infected people in the regions, as well as complete and timely provision of treatment and prevention facilities with reusable and disposable medical instruments, medical devices and supplies.
There is a constant comprehensive assessment of the state of prevention of the spread of HIV infection and nosocomial infections in the relevant territory and in the whole country, with the development of specific measures to respond to their deterioration.
A set of measures will be developed and approved to improve the system of epidemiological control and surveillance of the spread of HIV infection and nosocomial infections in penitentiary institutions, as well as medical institutions of internal affairs bodies.