Quito, Saturday October 31, 2020
The The Daily News Box (MSP) within the planning of repowering the health units, works in the Basic Hospital of Sangolquí (HBS), for the maintenance of the electrical, sanitary and oxygen supply system for the hospitalization area.
At the moment the improvement works are carried out in the areas of hospitalization and surgery. To guarantee the services provided by this health home, a contingency plan was implemented to receive patients at the Basic Hospital of Machachi, in the Mejía canton, until the work is completed. The investment in this project is approximately USD 33,000 and will benefit around 11,500 inhabitants of Sangolquí.
Juan Quizanga, 17D11 District Director of Health, Rumiñahui – Mejia, explained that this work was managed by local and national authorities and that the infrastructure will be delivered in November. “I thank the citizens and users for supporting the work, which in the future will strengthen the health system,” he said.
Miriam Guamán, a beneficiary of this health center, expressed her gratitude for the changes that are being made in the hospital. “It is satisfactory to see how the authorities are concerned with improving services, which are necessary works for citizens.”
The HBS provides services such as, internal medicine, pediatrics, psychology, trauma, gynecology, emergency, hospitalization, ultrasound, radiography, general and laparoscopic surgery.