In the Guárico state, the Dr. Pedro del Corral Type I hospital was delivered as new in the Tucupido parish of the José Félix Ribas municipality after completing the comprehensive rehabilitation works of the infrastructure, as well as the provision of technological equipment and medical supplies, project that exceeded $ 40.000 in investment.
During the reopening ceremony, the governor of the Llanero state, José Vásquez, pointed out that this hospital facility will benefit the total population of the Ribas municipality distributed in 211 communities, of which 167 correspond to rural and 44 urban, which will have access to 32 specialized medical service areas.
Among the areas of attention, the following stand out: emergency, general and internal medicine, pediatric and adult consultations, surgery, operating room, delivery room, dentistry, obstetrics and gynecology, hospitalization, pharmacy, among others, which will be available to the population 24 hours a day. , in which 377 workers in the health area work.
Vásquez said that this represents a new achievement within the health area, where despite economic adversities they have strengthened the health system in the entity.
For its part, the single health authority in Guárico Dra. Rayner Rondón, said that this hospital center will be guaranteeing the various medical treatments to patients and the variety of pathologies they present.
In this context, the mayor of the Ribas municipality, Greidy Reina, stated that the entire population that was being treated in the CDI José Félix Ribas municipality in the Tucupido parish, will be referred to the spaces of the Dr. Pedro del Corral Hospital reopened, while rehabilitation and conditioning works are carried out.