Wednesday, March 29, 2023

Health reform: in an Andy poll, this is what Colombians said in front of President Petro’s bill

Colombians crying out for health system on the brink of reform must be heard by the government

health, the issue that concerns Colombians, Due to the proximity of the reform that would lead Gustavo Petro’s government to the Congress of the Republic. In this context, the trade union, Andy, undertook to conduct a survey to measure the issue among Colombians.

Between 23 and 30 January, several citizens answered 21 questions that sought to identify everything that could have become an input for the Bill, which is what it should have been.

Where do they feel well taken care of, where are they not covered, what do people in the health sector think to get out of the speculation scenario. The polling firm was Invamar (it conducted 2,704 surveys) and these are some of the results of the investigation, which is already presented as one of the largest in the country and will be institutionalized to be implemented every year.

1. 46% people are from contributory governance. On the coast, the subsidy share is more than 70%.

2. Among contributors, 68% contributors, 32% beneficiaries.

3. EPS is at 20%, followed by Sura at 9%, Total Health at the same percentage and Sanitas at 6%.

4. Colombians have a perception of health services. 34% answered 4 and 5.

5. 83% say it is a strength that the state pays for healthcare. 14% believe it is a weakness. 49% said the biggest problem was hiring.

Data from the survey application: 104 municipalities, 21 capitals, 20% of the population was rural. 80 people took 2,704 in-person surveys, so the margin of error is also the narrowest: 1.88%.

how is the access

On this point, which is one of the circumstances that could put people at risk, 73% said yes, 27% said they have no facility.

Survey On Health In Colombia.
Mauricio Orozco, Invamar’s manager, and Bruce McMaster, president of Andy’s. – photo: Carlos Rodriguez

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