The 4,600 toilets hired by the pandemic will continue until August
The president of Castilla-La Mancha, Emiliano García-Page, has guaranteed the renewal of contracts for the 4,600 health workers hired to strengthen the health system in the face of the pandemic, and ending on March 31. These working conditions will be extended “for the time being” until the month of August, explained the president, while guaranteeing that it is a measure that “is taken conscientiously because our commitment is health and the guarantee of public services ».
Page visited this Tuesday, together with the Minister of Health, Jesús Fernández Sanz, and the mayor of Talavera de la Reina, Tita García Élez, the Day Hospital and the ‘minigym’ that the ‘Nuestra Señora del Prado’ University Hospital opens of the City of Ceramics.
“We have an enviable and exemplary health system, not all the health systems on the planet insist on caring for the patient until the end,” said García-Page, also proud that the State Administration has recognized Castilla-La Mancha as the Autonomous community of the country that has invested the most in the fight against Covid-19. “If they give us a choice on what to spend the money on, we do it first in health, then in education and third in social services,” he stressed.
Towards 5 days of confinement
In this same context, has claimed the ‘Covid fund’ alleging that more staff is necessary which “structurally has the system”, and recalled that the Ministry of Finance “confirms that we comply with the law and that we are orthodox.” Likewise, it has advanced that the cases of the disease are going “better” and that, this Tuesday, the records show 1,138 people with Covid, 40 beds occupied with this pathology and six patients in ICUs. “Coherence when making decisions regarding this disease has been important and we will end up reducing the confinement to five days», he said, while applauding «the discipline of the whole society» regarding health guidelines.
Convinced that “things are going reasonably well”, Emiliano García-Page has taken the opportunity to advance that this Wednesday, the second business day of the month and the date on which the data for the previous month is published, “Despite being January, it will be the best job creation data in the last 25 years”, has predicted.