The Vice President of Castilla-La Mancha and head of the PSOE list for the Regional Courts of Cuenca, José Luis Martínez Guijarro, has announced today in the Governing Council, the approval of three million euros for the construction of a new health center. Horcajo de Santiago (Cuenca), a new sanitary infrastructure that will improve spatial and livable conditions for the provision of sanitation services.
This health center will replace the current health center which has become too small to respond to the care needs of the reference population, which has grown in recent years, to adequately care for the more than 4,000 citizens living in this basic area demanding a large area. Health, which also includes the municipality of Pozorubio.
Martínez Guijarro recalled that it was “a commitment with Horcajo de Santiago” and highlighted the difficulties faced by the government of Castilla-La Mancha when proceeding on this project and which inevitably came from the town hall. . “It has been difficult for us to have land to build a health centre.”
At this point, he has made this protest ugly by assuring: “It is inconceivable that there are municipalities that are more interested so that the regional government does not fulfill its commitments than to think about the benefit of its citizens.” Could.”
The new sanitary facilities will be built on a plot of more than 2,200 square meters, located on Basilio Garrido Nieves Street, and will have a built-up area of 1,153 square meters.
The project envisages a free-standing building distributed over two floors above ground on a plot along the alignment of three streets, with pedestrian and vehicular access from Ciudad Real and Rosalia de Castro streets, respectively, access to the health center and emergency service provides.
The distribution of uses proposed in the project includes the entrance and administration areas on the ground floor, rehabilitation (1 consulting and 1 medical room), pediatrics (1 pediatric consulting and 1 nursing), general assistance (3 medical consulting, 3 sick and 1 nursing) treatment rooms/extraction), support units (1 multifunctional office, 1 public health office and classroom-library) and general services and facilities areas.
The first floor will house the emergency area (1 emergency room and 1 multi-purpose emergency room) and the accommodation for the health workers on duty (2 bedrooms and a living room/kitchen).
All units have been conceived according to the model defended by the Government of Castilla-La Mancha, according to the needs and demands of the recipients of these structures, professionals and users of SESCAM.
The basic health area of Horcajo de Santiago has a population of 4,033 health cards, of which 293 are taken care of by the local office in Pozorubio. Three professionals from family and community medicine, one from paediatrics, four from nursing, two administrative assistants and one physiotherapist attend this basic health sector.
Martínez Guijarro has participated in a meeting with residents of the Cuenca city of Casimaro, where he is accompanied by Emiliano García-Paige, president of Castilla-La Mancha and candidate for re-election, and where he is received with Highlighted the fulfillment of commitments. The provinces and regions are completely opposite to the measures implemented by the Popular Party, despite a “difficult legislature” marked by the pandemic and the war in Ukraine.
“That’s what this campaign is about; We are talking about our health, our education, our dependency system”, he said, as he spoke on May 28 in Castilla-La Mancha, highlighting that there are only two options: “Or the good of Emiliano García. Understanding and Stability – Nuñez with Page o Paco Vox who represents cuts in services and cuts in rights.
For this reason, they have called for a vote for Fátima García Sahuquillo in the town, and to achieve the separation of institutions with Álvaro Martínez Chana, head of the provincial council, and Emiliano García-Page, who presides over the government of Castilla-La. Mancha.