The ambulance service is in danger of a personal collapse, claims the For People party

The non-parliamentary party For People claims that in Slovakia there may be a threat of an acute personal collapse of the emergency medical service (EMS). This was stated by her deputy Andrea Letanovská on Thursday. In response, the Ministry of Health (MH) of the Slovak Republic stated that it had proceeded to a significant modernization of urgent income and that hospitals have time to staff until the end of June this year.

Letanovska pointed out that to the applicant for the operation of stations The emergency medical service could be successful, he had to document the staffing ambulance. He therefore asks how it is possible for applicants to operate documented 800 million ambulances in the summer and declared honestly, that they have or provide staff and today there is a risk of staff collapse, because these people do not have.

The spokeswoman of the Ministry of Health of the Slovak Republic, Zuzana Eliášová, explained that the concept of functioning modern emergency income started in 2017 has a gradual start-up, ie that in Slovakia they are gradually being built and put into practice urgent income I. and II. type. “Transition period for the establishment peak urgent income of the second type and fulfillment material and technical equipment, as well as staffing, have hospital by 30 June 2020, ”she emphasized.

President of the Association of Emergency Medical Services Matej Polák on Thursday (13.2.) Stated in Zdravotní noviny that the ministry “is harming ZZS also directly in the personnel area “, when last June year without any professional discussion determined the obligation to fill the position driver in RZP by a paramedic. “The change in the decree meant that normative requirements for the number of rescuers in RZP crews increased from day by day by 860 rescuers. That the labor market such a supply there are no rescuers, the Ministry of Health of the Slovak Republic did not solve them in any way when changing the decree, “ said the Pole.

He also noted that the amendment of the law and the establishment of new crews type RZP “S” needs to be staffed by another 220 rescuers. “The changes enforced by the Ministry of Health of the Slovak Republic looked on paper as a step forward, in practice however, they have only caused rescuers to be forced to serve today the number of overtime that the annual limit will be used up in March at the latest – April. There is an acute risk of personal collapse of the emergency medical system, “he claims in the post.

According to Letanovská, the words of Polák show that there is none in Slovakia collapse is not imminent, and these statements are only a dissemination of an alarm message, or there is a real collapse and applicants in the selection process reported false facts.

The non-parliamentary party For People claims that in Slovakia there may be a threat of an acute personal collapse of the emergency medical service (EMS). This was stated by her deputy Andrea Letanovská on Thursday. In response, the Ministry of Health (MH) of the Slovak Republic stated that it had proceeded to a significant modernization of urgent income and that hospitals have time to staff until the end of June this year.

Letanovska pointed out that to the applicant for the operation of stations The emergency medical service could be successful, he had to document the staffing ambulance. He therefore asks how it is possible for applicants to operate documented 800 million ambulances in the summer and declared honestly, that they have or provide staff and today there is a risk of staff collapse, because these people do not have.

The spokeswoman of the Ministry of Health of the Slovak Republic, Zuzana Eliášová, explained that the concept of functioning modern emergency income started in 2017 has a gradual start-up, ie that in Slovakia they are gradually being built and put into practice urgent income I. and II. type. “Transition period for the establishment peak urgent income of the second type and fulfillment material and technical equipment, as well as staffing, have hospital by 30 June 2020, ”she emphasized.

President of the Association of Emergency Medical Services Matej Polák on Thursday (13.2.) Stated in Zdravotní noviny that the ministry “is harming ZZS also directly in the personnel area “, when last June year without any professional discussion determined the obligation to fill the position driver in RZP by a paramedic. “The change in the decree meant that normative requirements for the number of rescuers in RZP crews increased from day by day by 860 rescuers. That the labor market such a supply there are no rescuers, the Ministry of Health of the Slovak Republic did not solve them in any way when changing the decree, “ said the Pole.

He also noted that the amendment of the law and the establishment of new crews type RZP “S” needs to be staffed by another 220 rescuers. “The changes enforced by the Ministry of Health of the Slovak Republic looked on paper as a step forward, in practice however, they have only caused rescuers to be forced to serve today the number of overtime that the annual limit will be used up in March at the latest – April. There is an acute risk of personal collapse of the emergency medical system, “he claims in the post.

According to Letanovská, the words of Polák show that there is none in Slovakia collapse is not imminent, and these statements are only a dissemination of an alarm message, or there is a real collapse and applicants in the selection process reported false facts.