He accuses them of a crime of administrative prevarication for decisions that “delay the diagnosis and treatment of thousands of patients.”
Izquierda Unida has denounced the President of the Regional Government, Fernando López Miras, and the Minister of Health, Juan José Pedreño, before the Public Prosecutor’s Office of the Community of Murcia, for a possible crime of administrative prevarication related to the bulky l
Waiting list in Health Area III.
For Councilor Gloria Martín, these waiting lists are “infamous and third world” and represent “the direct result of political-organizational decisions that delay the diagnosis and treatment of thousands of patients” while “putting the lives of some of them at risk. they”. The mayor of IU acknowledged feeling “powerless” in the face of the situation and assured that her party has decided to
“Defend the rights of neighbors and decent health” before the Justice because “with simple public denunciations we are not going to achieve anything.”
He explained that in Health Area III, which includes the municipalities of Lorca, Águilas, Totana, Puerto Lumbreras and Aledo, the Government of López Miras is “flagrantly failing to comply with the legal regime applicable to the legal deadlines for surgical interventions, to be seen by a specialist or to undergo diagnostic tests’. Stressed that
15,183 users do not have a date assigned for external consultations and technical tests after referrals to specialized care made by their family doctors.
the health management of the Government of the Region is «widening the inequalities between areas, which curtails the right to equality “contained in article 14 of the Constitution. He said that the average wait to be seen at a first appointment by the specialist is 220 days in Area III, while in Murcia Oeste and Vega Media it is 24 and 20 days on average, respectively.