To guarantee the essential services and operation of the different facilities, the government of Entre Rios stipulated for public administration personnel, through Decree 4480, of December 14, 2018, a holiday (December 26 to 28) and a recess ( between January 2 and 11, 2019, on account of the annual ordinary license). For its part, the Ministry of Health has issued Resolution 5206 which establishes the provision of essential and unavoidable services in hospitals and health centers through minimum guards.
With respect to reference hospitals, in Paraná, the Hospital San Martín attends an outpatient clinic during the hours of 8 to 11: Ophthalmology Guards; Nephrology; Cardiology; Oncology; Hematology; Infectology; Gynecology and Thoracic Surgery (Wednesday and Thursday); vaccination for yellow fever (Wednesday and Friday), Biochemistry and General Surgery (Thursday).
Similarly, in the capital of Entre Ríos, Materno San Roque Children's Hospital reported that the services of Gastroenterology, Cardiology, Otorhinolaryngology, Healthy Child (morning shift), Urology and Plastic Surgery (the latter two per license) will not be performed externally. While they will do external consulting in the areas of: Dermatology (fourth and fifth), Surgery (Sixth), Traumatology, Speech Therapy, Neurology, Nephrology, High Risk, Adolescence, Endocrinology, Oncohematology, Palliative Care and Ophthalmology.
For its part and for the purpose of securing benefits during the administrative holiday next week at more than 200 primary health care centers in the province, the Ministry of Health established through the above mentioned regulations, the relevant health planning and organization This way , it was established that provincial health establishments will be open during the days 26, 27 and 28 of December at the usual times, with the exception that basic health care will be provided.
However, the tasks and functions that will be performed during those days will be assigned and planned by the responsible directors, according to the dynamics of the care establishments and with the understanding that the complexity of each of them will determine the way. to provide better service delivery.