Susam announces the resumption of kidney transplant surgery, Hospital Santa JuliaFrom this Monday(11) the hospital service and transplant surgery and post kidney transplant back to work.
The State Department of Health (Sesame) informs that the Hospital Santa Julia, membership to the National Health System (THEIR), will resume, in this Monday, day 11, the hospital service and transplant surgery and post kidney transplant. Outpatient care of renal patients had been regularized on 27 of June.
According to the state Secretary of Health, Pedro Elias de Souza, the service is being resumed after the regularization of federal transfers to the Hospital Santa Julia, which is the service accredited by the Ministry of Health for this type of care in the public system. Sesame, according to him, He has been following the process and has made every effort to expedite the resumption of operations.
The Secretary says that the Government of Amazonas has taken steps to increase assistance to kidney patients, to ensure the supply of surgeries and, also, the hemodialysis service, in their own state network. "The Foundation Hospital Adriano Jorge (FHAJ) It is being prepared to become the public reference for the care of chronic renal, inclusive, accredited with the Ministry of Health to carry out kidney transplants ", he said.
The first step, according to the Secretary, It has been given, with the implementation, in April this year, the hemodialysis service in FHAJ. The service began serving 31 patients and today is already structured to 96. A expectation, with the adaptation works being done in the hospital, is that, by the end of the year, increase the unit's capacity to absorb 300 patients, It is the state's largest dialysis center.
In addition to the new front of care for chronic renal represented by the service being structured in FHAJ, the Susam has an agreement with the University Hospital Getulio Vargas (delusion) e, still, with four specialized clinics for hemodialysis offer, including the Hospital Santa Julia.