Following the elections on 28 May the nursing union, SATSE, has drawn up a décologé with the main actions that should be prioritized by regional governments as well as improving healthcare and the care that patients and citizens receive. Professional and working conditions of health workers.
SATSE underlines that, despite further commitments following the COVID-19 pandemic, a group of regional administrations are not allocating the necessary resources and means to their respective health services, which is why they continue to face significant problems impact, such as waiting lists, overload and saturation in hospitals and health centres, or the job insecurity faced by their professionals, particularly nurses and physiotherapists.
For this reason, and ahead of the May 28 election appointment, SATSE proposes to the autonomies that will renew their officers and to the rest, that they prioritize the health and overall well-being of their citizens and establish a real And bet with determination. Ways to improve the health care and care they receive in hospitals, health centers and other health and social health centers.
SATSE calls, firstly, to increase the headcount allocated to health and social services in the next regional budget, as well as to augment the current workforce of nurses and physiotherapists through new public job offers and to cope with the high rate of temporary employment by these health professionals It was lying
Similarly, the Nursing Union urges the autonomous administration to implement necessary measures to reduce the waiting list to be seen at outpatient clinics, undergo diagnostic tests or surgeries, and improve health centers Give priority to those who suffer from a critical deficit in resources and resources.
Other demands are to improve conditions in publicly owned social and health centres, as well as to guarantee that care for our elderly and other residents is met with the requirements of optimum quality in private, and this is a times and is possible for all. Transfer of prison health to improve the conditions of persons deprived of their liberty and their health workers.
On the other hand, and with the main objective of strengthening public health care, which every citizen has the right to access, SATSE reiterates that, through concert programs, increasing the resources allocated to private health, solving existing problems No and insists on instant. There is a need to increase resources and resources in public health and social health centers and services.
Another major “pending issue” of regional governments, according to SATSE, is to enable the widespread implementation of the school nurse in all educational centers as this is essential to guarantee not only the health and well-being of students, but also the healthy lives and well-being of students. To promote habits of education, thus avoiding problems and diseases in the short, medium and long term.
In conclusion, the union organization raises the urgent need to eliminate physical or verbal aggression against health professionals, and recommends the approval of a rule that provides for the implementation of preventive, informational and actionable measures necessary to eliminate it. gives a guarantee. It is a serious crisis that particularly affects nurses because of their proximity and close relationship with patients and relatives.