Adrián Pizzi, Minister of Health of Chubut, offered a press conference on Friday in Epuy, and stressed that the Health Contingency Commission "will have a permanent stay under the title" Hantavirus epidemiologic ", which is limited to places, and the value of" the entire health structure available throughout the country. value ".
With the media interview, Mayor of Epuyén Antonio Reato; Teresa Strella Pathology and Epidemiology Head of Provincial Directorate; Head of the Biology Container Unit at the Malbrán Institute in Buenos Aires, Alexis Edelstein; and the Culture Secretary of Matías Cutro.
First and foremost, and directed to the community, Antonio Reato estimates that "the Mayor grants great support to everyone", he stressed, and stressed that the Ministry of Health and national health organizations "do everything and do it so you can definitely finish it".
"We need media (communication) to help get in the community, so we know everything is being done. There's nothing to hide," he said.
Consequently, the Health Councilor, Adrián Pizzi, has indicated that the appearance of Hantavirus of Epaenia is "a unique and extraordinary event, atypical behavior, due to the endemic disease, the province that we know more than 20 years ago, but has achieved special characteristics."
"There is a lot of people working on this issue, not Epuyen, scientific societies and national reference hospitals, who are making contributions," he said.
A permanent presence in this place
At the same time, the titleholder of the healthcare portfolio is named after the "Health Contingency Table". The Ministry of Health is composed of the Ministry of Health and technical teams. Nation, the Malbrán Institute in Buenos Aires, and the Esquel Health Program Area, the Esquel Zonako Hospital, the Epuyen Rural Hospital and other local hospitals in the Andean region will have a permanent "presence to end."
"He is also a group of Mental Health, especially the majority of organizations and families," he said, he reminded himself that he was in contact with the Ministries of Health of Rio Negro, and we need "Pediatric Intensive Therapy in Bariloche."
Additionally, Minister Adrián Pizzi has said that the resources available to the Andean regional hospitals for the provision of needs and for the erosion caused by this situation allow human resources and health personnel to be replaced. in some sectors.
At the same time, Minister Adrián Pizzi reaffirmed the arrest of the Artisan festival, what happened in the town for psychosocial reasons. "The Mental Health team has said that the community is concerned about this issue, because of a loss caused by a community and that the City has stopped for a moment, we have talked with the mayor and accepted the decision of his arrest for the party," he said, "when certain conditions are met, it will take place ".
On the other hand, Teresa Strella, Professor of Pathology and the Head of Epidemiology, explained that "according to reading and analysis in 13 cases confirmed by Hantavirus, it was decided to strengthen some lines of action, avoiding the passage of health, avoiding close relationships or coexistence."
"We need more Hantavirus and more in need of contact with patients undergoing observation," he said and pointed out "certain points, such as social isolation, that is, the persistence of contact in the home, the control and preventive measures already known, the ventilation of environments, limiting home visits, reducing the frequency of hand washing, water use, and bleaching of house cleaning and housing outputs, "he says," if necessary, should be done with Chinstrap. "
On the other hand, the head of the Biological Environment Unit of the Malbrán Institute, Alexis Edelstein, said that "epoma is exceptional" in Epuyen, "it is not a common transmission mechanism known as Hantavirus." "And, in this sense," in the case of a change in the way we face this outbreak, we must carry out an epidemiological study ".
"Health systems have lived in the circumstances and should work," said Edelstein, "selective isolation is a measure of preventing risk," and "transmissibility is low" in the Community as a whole.