The announcement during the budget of the first year in office of the president of the region Toti
Genoa – From Friday morning to noon, bookings for the third dose of vaccine will start for all over-eighty-year-olds who received the second dose of Covid vaccine at least 6 months ago: interested parties can make an appointment through the prenotovaccine portal, the toll-free number Cup, pharmacies and Cup branches in the area.
“Over eighty and ultra-vulnerable non-ambulatory will be called home. In the next few weeks, the third dose for healthcare workers will also start “: the announcement of the president of the Liguria Region, Giovanni Toti, arrived in the budget press conference of the first year of the second term.
“A long and demanding year with many things done in a complex year in which we all worked to get out of the shallows”: this is how the president opened his presentation. “As for growth, we are in the national average with peaks of excellence in tourism. It is a region that sees a return to growth in the number of employees and the confidence of businesses: craftsmanship, exports all show growing numbers. We have never slowed down the volume of investments in the area “.
On the chapter of health, Toti recalls “the agreements with private vaccination hubs and pharmacies were the first in Italy. On October 4 we will start with the flu vaccination campaign also in pharmacies”. To treat Covid patients, many patients have fallen behind: “There are important staff shortages on some specialties – acknowledges Toti – and also on nurses. But we have foreseen a restart plan on surgery and 24 million visits”. As far as public health construction is concerned, “we have very ambitious projects concerning the NRP such as the deployment of the Health Homes in the area where family doctors will also work”.
Finally, Toti announces the cancellation of the tender for the privatization of the management of the hospitals in Cairo and Albenga, undertaken in the previous administrative cycle and never really carried out. “There are appeals but there are also new plans dictated by the post-pandemic: for the Valbormida we think of the community hospital with an outpatient plate while for that of Albenga a hub for the disposal of waiting lists for the hospital election”, he explains. the president of the Region.