healthcare RIMAC Medical Corps ‘SMP’ LO. BULLETIN Control Committee of the medical-MEDICAL STRIKE MONTH OF JANUARY 2008 MONDAY JANUARY 7: NATIONAL ASSEMBLY Peruvian Medical Federation Day Zero ‘In the National Assembly the Peruvian Medical Federation on Monday 7 January, the medical corps raised in the presence of health minister of the need to solve the medical platform in this period: The implementation of a Unified Health System as the lead agency Reject politics integral to the municipal sector in the health sector as an attempt to disarticulation of responsibilities of the Peruvian state’s health all Peruvians. Absolute rejection of ‘SOAT’ doctor only Delas generate profitable growth away from private insurers to benefit the population, which only costs levar population Aetas Payment of Medical integrating the different parts of the country Homologacion medical insurance with social (16 salaries per year) Equalization of the unemployed and retired medical work according to law Appointment of contracted physicians. Was pulled the first product of the indefinite nationwide strike, where the ministerial resolution authorizing the resumption of the contest directors of hospitals and health institutes, a requirement of the National Guild finger against the designation of health officials’ National Medical Strike Viva! TUESDAY, JANUARY 8: First day of a major mobilization strike ‘ Various medical bodies of Lima and Callao provinces, after concentration in the Plaza de Jesus Maria Mariscal Caceres, made an angry march, through the main streets of Lima, culminating with a mass meeting in the middle of the glorious local Peruvian Medical Federation, in the presence of numerous national media and international, where they demanded the government an immediate solution to our platform of struggle. At a press conference, the president of the FMP express congratulations to the regional offices for compliance 100 of the national medical strike, a fact which aroused the joy of competition and also generates a response of government in a media campaign of vilification against the Peruvian medical profession has no legitimacy or credibility, as evidenced by the survey of the different media. WEDNESDAY, JANUARY health 9: METROPOLITAN ASSEMBLY IN HOSPITAL LOAYZA Second day of strike ‘With the presence of numerous medical bodies of Lima and Callao and some medical bodies from distant provinces of our country, metropolitan assembly was performed in the hospital Loayza which agreements were: Start a health plan decrease of bases in the various medical bodies in order to generate awareness of medical colleagues. for phasing in the process of struggle. It is thus that they have noted the massive increase and progressive physicians from Lima to the national medical strike, who with their fists reaffirmed their will to fight. THURSDAY 10 JANUARY MOBILIZATION AND REJECTION FOR CLOSING IN BIOSECURITY MEASURES ESTABLISHING DIFFERENT HEALTH: Third day of a strike ‘in the Cayetano Heredia Hospital has reported a massive spread of Tuberculosis, 8 residents of the hospital doctors wearing 2 of them MDR form.