- The Mexican Institute of Social Security (IMSS) in Oaxaca, through its Headquarters for Medical Benefits, held this weekend (August 26, 27 and 28) the 12th Seminar on continuity of services “With the eagle well placed , where he performed 25 surgeries, granted 29 specialty consultations in Internal Medicine and 78 in Family Medicine, through seven Family Medicine Units (UMF) and the Hospital General de Zona (HGZ) No. 1.
The head of Medical Benefits, Dr. Martha Escobar Vásquez, pointed out that, with this IMSS strategy, which is carried out simultaneously throughout the country, it sought to provide timely attention to the right to disease prevention, where medical personnel, managers and nursing.
He explained that UMF No. 12, 13, 27, 31, 32, 38, 58 and HGZ No. 1 participated with consultations, in addition to PrevenIMSS+ checkups, detection of diabetes mellitus, arterial hypertension, as well as cervical and breast cancer. , in addition to Reproductive Health and Family Planning.
Escobar Vásquez explained that within the PrevenIMSS+ campaign, nutritional evaluation, measurement of weight and height, glucose, vasectomies, plate of good eating and various physical activities were also carried out.
The IMSS doctor called on the population to reinforce preventive health and healthy habits at home and prevent chronic-degenerative diseases.
Finally, he expressed that all these actions are part of the recovery of services and for their realization, all sanitary measures are complied with, such as the correct use of face masks, covering the nose and mouth, the use of gel with 70 percent alcohol, keeping the healthy distance of 1.5 meters, etiquette sneezing, in addition to avoiding touching eyes, nose and mouth.