They offer services
Promoting comprehensive health care allows us to generate development opportunities, because through inclusive education and the promotion of healthy habits in the population we lay the foundations for social progress and economic growth in the municipality, said Mayor Renán Barrera Shell.
In a statement it was indicated that within the framework of the reactivation of the Health Fair that will provide care in the Plaza Grande on a fortnightly basis, the mayor pointed out that the social and economic reactivation of the municipality depends on implementing actions that generate the conditions of care of emotional, mental and physical health that allows a speedy recovery.
Barrera Concha highlighted that, with the gradual reactivation of activities, these spaces and programs focused on comprehensive health care are being returned for free.
“The prevention of diseases for us is a priority, because many times the treatment of diseases is expensive, which can lead to the loss of heritage or family disintegration, to avoid it, as a city council we are working every day so that they can have access to this type of program ”, he expressed.
The mayor pointed out that the City Council maintains its commitment to provide medical services for prevention, care and health promotion at a first level, in fixed spaces and in an itinerant way through Mobile Medical Units, this in order to guarantee a life healthy, promoting the welfare of the people.
“It is necessary that as authorities we can generate scenarios with a series of conditions that favor the health of families, so that they have an impact on jobs, investment, public safety and facilitate the well-being and quality of life of the population”, the councilor said.
After the reopening ceremony, the mayor toured the Health Fair where the director of Health and Social Welfare reported that it is made up of the mobile medical units offered by Scania (general medicine consultation and dental care consultation), mobile unit with mammography and ultrasound equipment, health promotion personnel, specialized health personnel such as doctor, nurse, radiologist, radiologist technician, nutritionist and dental surgeon.
He also explained that there is a link with external associations that offer complementary services, including the Vifac association, the Lions Club, the “Give me a little light” Foundation, the Rocher Optics and the Marist University.
Likewise, he explained that the two mobile medical units (Scania and double dental) offer free general medical consultation to citizens who are more likely to suffer from some type of disease, free preventive dental care to improve oral health, rapid detections of Free nursing, such as taking vital signs: Glucose, THA (blood pressure), height and weight.
The Mobile Rehabilitation Unit, he added, attends to patients who require a functional assessment and diagnosis, applies the therapeutic indications for rehabilitation referred to through an internal clinical diagnosis (medical module of the City Council) or external; carries out actions to promote, prevent and care for the health of people who request the service and treats muscle and joint pain, sprains, sequelae of embolism, facial paralysis and sequelae of fracture.
Finally, the Health Fair maintains a strict sanitary protocol that consists of a disinfection filter, temperature and gel, as well as controlled access to avoid chains of contagion.
Yesterday the Health Fair was reactivated, which every fortnight will provide medical care in the Plaza Grande.
The two mobile medical units (Scania and double dental) offer free general medical consultation to citizens who are more likely to suffer from some type of disease, free preventive dental care for the improvement of oral health, rapid free nursing screenings such as taking vital signs.
The Health Fair maintains a strict sanitary protocol that consists of a disinfection filter, temperature and gel, as well as controlled access to avoid chains of contagion.