The insured affected person wing was closed at Santa Casa de Poços de Caldas in order that SUS care may proceed. This step was taken because of the monetary issues that the hospital has encountered, such because the departure of medical doctors and nurses. The county has already supplied $2 million in emergency support to the hospital.
The facet was introduced by the Secretary of Well being, Carlos Mosconi, throughout a session of the Metropolis Council held this week.
“Santa Casa not accepts affected person transfers, as a result of it has an inner drawback that features administrative and monetary issues, lack of employees. Naturally, it is a large concern for us,” he mentioned.
Based on Mosconi, the issues have been additional exacerbated by the shortage of execs at Santa Casa.
“The plastic surgeon left, resigned. Some surgeons, some medical doctors from different specialties left. Santa Casa will not be getting any sufferers from UPA immediately, any sufferers from anyplace. “No personal one who got here there can enter,” he mentioned.
The secretary says that the municipality helped to pay the debt of R2 million, between the hospital and the medical doctors. He and the authorized division are in search of different methods to cut back Santa Casa’s issues,
“We’re wanting right here, in our finance division, naturally with the help of metropolis corridor, and in addition in our authorized division, what we are able to do to cut back or attempt to discover a resolution to this drawback. With the intention that Santa Casa doesn’t cease admitting SUS sufferers, that it receives SUS sufferers, that UPA sufferers could be transferred, and the sufferers of Margarita Morales can be transferred there”, he mentioned.
The mayor of Santa Casa understands that there was an exodus of well being employees, together with medical doctors, particularly nurses.
“This occurred as a result of we can not pay the identical salaries to professionals, particularly nurses, in comparison with different hospitals within the metropolis. We won’t go on. So, due to that, it’s pure that folks need one thing higher for them, to get higher, to get the perfect wage”, commented the superintendent of Santa Casa, Ricardo Sá.
Santa Casa de Poços de Caldas (MG) — Picture: Manufacturing/EPTV
With the departure of many specialists, Santa Casa got here to shut the wing with 14 beds meant to assist sufferers from personal insurance coverage. With this resolution, the specialists who have been working within the space are actually serving to sufferers who come via SUS.
“We’ve many certified professionals in our area, however many aren’t fascinated about becoming a member of this career due to the low wages. Additionally let’s not neglect that nursing is a harmful job. We’ve many brokers which are harmful to the well being of the employees within the space across the hospital. These professionals are discouraged from work because of the devaluation of the career, which doesn’t correspond to the duty of the work carried out by these individuals”, emphasised the inspector of the Council of Nursing of the Area of Minas Gerais (Coren), Marcos Rubbio.
The superintendent of the hospital mentioned that he acquired, together with the municipality, a wage adjustment for Santa Casa staff. He mentioned he believed the rise would stem the circulation of execs.
“11% in wage adjustment and 11% in meals stamps. With that, we’re very near the market costs overseas, and with that we have been in a position to cease the migration of employees. We’re beginning to make a brand new name, for brand new staff or to herald previous staff, and renew our staff”, mentioned Ricardo Sá.
Relating to the shortage of sufferers, the superintendent says this occurs as a result of the hospital is all the time overcrowded, which makes it tough to get sufferers because of the lack of beds.
“This drawback occurs whatever the variety of staff. We don’t refuse, we ask that we wait. As a result of because the hospital has turn out to be well-known and is all the time very full, filled with this reality, we ask the community to attend in order that in two or two days we are able to discover a place for a affected person within the worst situation within the community. come to the hospital,” he mentioned.