The Mayor of Moratalla, D.
Antonio García Rodríguez, accompanied by D.
Alcaraz Angel Baeza, Chief Medical Officer of Health Area IV, D.
Mercedes Barba Pérez, Deputy Medical Health Area IV, D.
Carlos Manuel Sánchez Pérez, Coordinator Health Center Moratalla and Mrs..
Juana María Blázquez Sánchez, Councillor of Health, presented this morning at the hall of the City of Moratalla, Comprehensive Care Program for Women (PEPA), a new service to women, to be provided in Health Center Moratalla.
García Rodríguez, announced that a weekly women Moratalla, and once derived from your family doctor may be treated by a team of specialists in gynecology (OB, ultrasound and support staff) in the same health center Moratalla, thus making health services are those who come to the users.
For its part D.
Alcaraz Angel Baeza, Chief Medical Officer of Health Area IV, stressed that PEPA has six subprograms that are aimed at all women.
The overall objective is to establish the framework within which healthcare in particular basic processes of life of women from a holistic perspective encompassing biopsychosocial aspects, preventive and therapeutic.
In Area IV Health Murcia Health Service, Northwest, the program has six aspects of care:
Support women's biopsychosocial distress.
Prevention of gynecological cancer.
Sexual Health Promotion.
Contraception: tracking information and contraceptive methods.
Care during pregnancy, childbirth and postpartum.
Attention to the voluntary interruption of pregnancy (VIP).
Baeza, has emphasized that the Comprehensive Program for Women, is the result of the efforts of primary care professionals, who attend the patients first and Hospital Care, which will continue to have the most serious pathologies.
Mercedes Barba Pérez, Deputy Medical Health Area IV, said that in this way the welfare criteria are unified in Health Area IV Murcia Health Service, Northwest, and will focus particularly on prevention and prediction criteria.
This program will cover women of all ages, led the service by your family doctor may be benefiting young women, pregnant women with menopausal symptoms, etc..
being treated in their own health center.
Source: Ayuntamiento de Moratalla