International Doctors' DaySociety
Ulaanbaatar, March 30, 2023 /MONTSAME/. Today, March 30, is the International Doctors' Day. Every year, the day is celebrated throughout Mongolia to acknowledge and celebrate the contributions, endeavors, and accomplishments of physicians in preventing and treating various illnesses and diseases, and to express our gratitude and thankfulness to every doctor for their selflessness in saving valuable lives.
The "Let's Be Proud of Doctors" Commemorative Event, dedicated to this day, was held at the Government Palace with the participation of the Prime Minister of Mongolia L. Oyun-Erdene.
In his remarks, while expressing gratitude to our true heroes who put their own lives at risk with selfless determination for the sake of saving lives during the pandemic on behalf of the Government of Mongolia, Prime Minister highlighted that improving the quality and availability of health care and services, ensuring that citizens receive health care services that meet international standards, and preventing any disease, is your, doctors and medical professionals, contribution to building the economy of our country.
Currently, 50519 professionals are working in the healthcare sector, of whom 10576 or 20% of them are doctors.