The number of awards which Penza Oblast medical workers received in 2020 can be called unprecedented.
Those are 1,666 state, federal and regional awards, which is 10 times more than in the previous year.
By decree of the President of the Russian Federation, two doctors were awarded the Order of Pirogov.
Fifty-five medical workers were awarded Certificates of Honour and Gratitude from the RF President.
This year, twenty-eight specialists received the "Excellence in Healthcare" badge.
More than six hundred people will be awarded Certificates of Honour from the RF Ministry of Health.
And of course awards from the Penza Oblast Governor, Legislative Assembly and Ministry of Health.
All awards will be given in medical organisations.
Photo credit to the Penza Oblast Health Ministry