As a medical worker, Aliona provides medical assistance to patients with TB from AFI's programs. Some of her responsibilities include monitoring the administration of anti-TB treatment, including with innovative methods (VOT - video observed treatement). She also offers psychological counseling to the patients and refers them to medical personnel in clinics. Moreover, Aliona participates in activities that have the role to inform and educate patients and people from vulnerable groups with regard to TB control.
Previously, Aliona worked at the Oncology Institute, where she was a nurse. Aliona started to give medical care to patients (first aid, medical procedures, dressings) in 1995, when she graduated from the Medical College of Tiraspol.