| As confirmed by the Ministry of Health to the City of Caravaca, the gradual opening of all clinics is scheduled due to lower incidence of coronavirus | The health alert situation forced the health authorities to reorganize resources and apply restrictions on consultations for the safety of patients and health personnel This week the medical centers of El Moral, Los Royos, Moralejo, Archivel and Almudema begin to provide service, reinforcing the care that the Barranda Health Center has provided to the population of rural areas since the beginning of the state of alarm. Within this progressive opening of the district medical offices during phase 1 of the state of alarm, the next to open their doors will be those of Benablón, Caneja, La Encarnación, Los Prados, Navares, Pinilla and Singla, as indicated by the authorities sanitary. Once the situation of maximum alert of the health system has been overcome, the Primary Care centers of the districts of Caravaca de la Cruz begin to gradually recover their activity of common consultations, by appointment. "As confirmed by sources in the IV Health area, the opening of the clinics has been planned progressively throughout phase 1, resuming their usual hours and services.
The forecast is that this situation will remain like this until the end of May, as long as the circumstances do not push back the decisions, "informed the councilor responsible for the areas of Health and Public Services in the City of Caravaca de la Cruz, Mónica Sánchez. "The Caravaca City Council is working on disinfecting interiors and exteriors so that the office facilities are in perfect condition," he added. The councilor thanked the neighbors for their understanding during these weeks in which the health system has had to increase security and prepare to face an unprecedented situation, suspending some of its services.
Likewise, it has recognized the effort and effectiveness of the Ministry of Health to coordinate de-escalation and re-establish standardized care as circumstances allow. The offices of the high districts of El Moral, Los Royos and El Moralejo opened their doors on Monday, May 11.
The Archivel medical center will do so on Wednesday, May 13 and from Monday, May 18, the office based in La Almudema will provide service. Within this progressive opening of the district medical offices during phase 1 of the state of alarm, the next to open their doors will be those of Benablón, Caneja, La Encarnación, Los Prados, Navares, Pinilla and Singla, as indicated by the authorities sanitary. In these clinics, as detailed by the councilor, for the time being they will not attend to patients with respiratory symptoms or those associated with the coronavirus, which will continue to be referred to the Barranda Health Center, where all the guaranteed measures are for both patients and health workers.
, as it has been since the start of the alarm state ". The emergency experienced during the first weeks of the state of alarm and the protocols of the preventive health and safety device to stop the pandemic, forced the Ministry of Health to reorganize and group human and material resources, at the request of the different managements of Health of the Region. The Barranda Health Center has been open at all times and care has been given to residents of the different rural areas with respiratory symptoms, as well as without them, complying with the indications for the protection of double circulation of patients and avoiding sharing the same spaces.
Source: Ayuntamiento de Caravaca de la Cruz