The voice of Óscar Pablos, secretary of Metges Catalunya (MC) in the primary sector from the Catalan Health Institute (ICS), who underlined the willingness of dialogue and agreement of the unions, but he warned they won’t give up fixing the maximum number of people to those that can offer care quality in a given time.
The union Metges de Catalunya (MC) announced “they will not sit idle” if on Friday, day 30, no agreement is reached with the Health Department and ensured that by the end of the week they will assess what measures they will take if the negotiation it does not unlock
About 1,500 doctors, according to the organizers, met before the Department of Health convened by the MC and CGT unions and demanded that their work be dignified, limited to 28 daily visits and guaranteed a minimum of 12 minutes to attend each patient.
Listen MP3 (November 27, 2018):
Read translation of the transcription:
“What I ask is if you lower my quota and you don’t have doctors, who will do this reduction? That is, if I have 1,500 people assigned, you offer me to reduce it to 1,300. Those 200 people, if I don’t have more doctors, who is going to do them? That is the question I ask myself.”
Escucha el MP3 y responde las preguntas. (Listen the audio and answer the questions.)
¿Quién va a atender a esas 200 personas?
¿Por qué se rebaja el cupo?
¿Cuántos médicos trabajan en un centro médico?
hay muchos médicos.
no hay médicos suficientes.
no hay ningún médico en la zona.
Aumentar el cupo a 1.500.
Atender solo a 200 personas.
Rebajar el cupo a 1.300.
¿Cómo son esas personas?
¿Cuántas personas tienes asignadas?
¿Quiénes son esas personas?
menos cantidad de algo.
más cantidad de algo.
siempre la misma cantidad de algo.