The coronavirus it attacks on all fronts in Argentina and in the world. The different provinces have even and similar advances of the virus in their territories and are beginning to express their alert when placing preventive measures. In this case Catamarca, this in the sights by occupation from Beds at Children’s Hospital.
According to what was revealed by the local portal, The Aconquija, the province has a report provided by the government, which indicates that the Malbrán and San Juan Bautista hospitals had 75% collapse in their patients, which shows that the health system is about to enter a crisis. Based on this, decisions were made to manage these resources.
The highest authorities of the Catamarca Ministry of Health, together with the Emergency Operational Committee, remarked that the epidemiological situation led to the decision that the care of patients who are positive for coronavirus will be treated in all hospitals and that the cases that They are more serious, they will have absolute priority in Malbrán and San Juan Bautista.
Another of the determinations carried out by the agencies was that the hospitalization beds will be enabled for a long time, when the patients are discharged and the institutions are released. Inside the “Eva Perón” Children’s Hospital and the “May 25” Provincial Maternity Clinic, a majority of patients with mild diagnoses stand out.
From the Hospital “Eva Perón”, through its authorities they expressed the limit of the occupation beds. Who raised her voice was Dr. Patricia Rojas, who stated that “in these times of pandemic, and the new strains, professionals were collapsed” and that “the increase in cases of many children, caused isolation in their homes due to lack of of beds ».