This Saturday at night, the account de Twitter representing the group of residents of the Internal Medicine of the General Hospital of Mexico “Dr. Eduardo Liceaga ”denounced that none of the specialists in this field receive the vaccine against COVID-19, except that they work in placements waiting for patients.
The communication explains that “In the service of Internal Medicine somos 62 inwoners cubriendo 4 afrika, 3 de las cuales son afreas COVID, con un total de 48 expuestos día a día, de los cuales ninguno fue vacunado a la llegada de la vacuna. Vacunaron, incluso, a personal que no labora á areas COVID ”.
The publication should enter the authorities of the hospital and the governor on a fault in the selection criterion that is applied in the first day. “We would like to encourage the authorities to prioritize the evacuation of staff who are in COVID areas,” he wrote.
This is not the first time that the health staff has been public. Other workers at the General Hospital of Mexico announced that there were no vacancies against COVID-19 and that they were quoted as receiving the antigen. The explanation that the animals were given when the vacancies were completed, related to the journal La Jornada
Last December 24, the Deputy Secretary of Prevention and Promotion of Health, Hugo López-Gatell, informed that at Hospital General the habían destinado 975 dosis y el resto fueron enviadas a Toluca ya Querétaro.
An unusual situation was reported by doctors and nurses at La Raza Hospital, the Mexican Institute for Social Security (IMSS).
Denunciaron que The vacancies received by another institution are not applied to the health professionals who are working against the illness, as they are being cared for, they are directing patients and patients are vulnerable.
At the hospital, members of the health staff protested with leaflets that tenants were conscripted with such as “Vacancy for the operative, not for the directive”, “Direct selfish people”, “Applause for not, vacancy” ‘N “La Raza” le asignaron 22 dosis.
The director of the Mexican Institute of Social Security, Zoé Robledo, acknowledged that a group of workers had demonstrated, but also stated that they were immediately evacuated by a directive of the institution, which complied with the criteria established by the Secretariat of Health, dijo .
“If the director of the hospital, José Arturo Vázquez García, is vacant, he will be part of these criteria. The first ed, 60 years old, born August 20, 1960, has its first condition. 35 years working in the IMSS. It has two comorbidities, arterial hypertension and allergic rhinitis, but the most important, Dr. Vázquez has been waiting for COVID ”, detailed.
Salud’s staff complaints not to mention that it’s quite the opportunity to receive the ammunition to all the hospital staff. However, in addition to the number of dose doses, the authorities must be transparent with their selection criteria and priorities. to doctors and nurses and nurses who work directly with sick patients.
“We have first line and we do not have the priority of evacuation”, writes the residents. “We will ensure that the vacancy is replicated in the form of priority staff working in COVID areas”.
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