El Salvador has boosted its investment in medical education, allocating over $20 million for specialist training. Under President Nayib Bukele’s leadership, the healthcare system expanded available specialties from $4 million, now offering 54 fields, including recent additions like ophthalmology. Seguir leyendo El Salvador Invests $20 Million to Train Medical Specialists.
Towards enhancing regional health security, the administration of President Nayib Bukele is actively collaborating with strategic allies to implement and bolster the International Health Regulations for Central America, Cuba, and the Dominican Republic. Seguir leyendo Strengthening Regional Health Security: President Nayib Bukele’s Government Advances Collaborative Approach.
El Salvador Takes Early Strides in WHO Tobacco Control Goals Seguir leyendo Decline in Tobacco Use Revealed in Fosalud’s 2022 National Survey.
Among the distinguished speakers was Gabriela de Bukele, the First Lady of the Republic of El Salvador, who showcased her country’s commitment to improving the mental well-being of its young population. Seguir leyendo First Lady Presents El Salvador’s Efforts on Child Mental Health at World Congress.
Dozens of workers are nearing the end of the first phase, which involves the foundation and floor construction. This hospital will be the first building in the country to receive EDGE certification, a testament to its sustainability and efficiency. Seguir leyendo Construction of New Hospital Rosales Reaches 10% Completion, Setting a New Standard for Quality Healthcare Infrastructure.
In a significant move to address water scarcity in El Salvador, the Salvadoran Congress has approved the financing of a project that aims to supply water to vulnerable sectors. The legislation, supported by 65 votes, grants $100 million for the Water Sector Resilience Project in El Salvador. Seguir leyendo Salvadoran Congress Approves Financing for Project to Provide Water to Vulnerable Sectors.
President Nayib Bukele laid the foundation stone yesterday for the construction of the new Rosales and Nejapa hospitals, projects that will enhance healthcare services for the Salvadoran population in the public health system. Seguir leyendo President Bukele Lays Foundation Stone for New Rosales and Nejapa Hospitals.
The Minister of Health, Francisco Alabi, announced that hospitals in El Salvador now have better connectivity, and that the network is 100% operational in all healthcare centers in the country, thanks to Starlink’s internet. Seguir leyendo El Salvador announces 100% hospital connectivity with Starlink devices.
he Government of President Nayib Bukele has implemented an exception regime that has resulted in the Ministry of Health (Minsal) saving over $60 million by no longer providing medical care for victims of violence-related injuries in public hospitals. Seguir leyendo Exception regime reduces medical care for violence-related injuries.
The investment was $5.5 million. The facilities have a pharmacy, radiology and imaging services, clinical laboratory, and a customer service area. Seguir leyendo The Salvadoran Institute of Social Security inaugurated the Comprehensive Specialized Center for Ambulatory Care La Ceiba.