06/21/2022, 12:30 pm, Photo: Disclosure / Health Department.
In less than a month, 845 people queuing for orthopedic surgery, for at least 4 years, have been officially launched by the Municipal Health Department through Mayor Vladimir, the third phase of Mutirão da Saúde. Have arranged their consultation through Garrotinho. On June 2. (Read more below)
During that time, according to Bruna Araujo, director of audit, control and evaluation (DACA), 197 surgeries were performed, 14 of which were to repair the ligament or meniscus, and the rest to the hospital’s Ferreira Machado (HFM) patients. For those who were traumatized. . (Read more below)
Municipal Under-Secretary of Health, Orthopedist Marcus Gonویزalves said the task force aims to eliminate the queue of surgeries through the State System of Regulation with an investment of ہ 7,204,264.48 from City Hall. In total, according to him, 14,875 procedures are being made available for the entire Norte Fluminense region.
“In addition to zero patient queues, the task force is ensuring new emergencies and dynamic and prompt care for patients such as Ferreira Machado,” the doctor explained, adding that the surgeries were aimed at helping people return to their normal lives. There is also a return to.
According to 19-year-old Roberto Elvis Pecanha, the first patient to be operated on collectively, his mother, housewife Elaine Elvis Pereira, 41, could not wait to resume her normal activities, such as playing football. ۔ Roberto, who had suffered an anterior cruciate ligament injury to his right knee for several years, underwent surgery on June 8 at the Santa Casa de Misericórdia de Campos.
“The medical examination is scheduled for June 24, but he is doing very well. He never felt any pain after the surgery, which was normal before,” Alien said, noting that the knee injury was a football match. Was during
Another who says she can no longer bear the pain of her knee is 52-year-old Margaret de Almeida da Silva, a resident of Park Aeroporto. This week, she was at the Control and Assessment Center to begin the process of surgery.
“I left the center the next day with a scheduled appointment in Beneficência Portuguesa. I was excited too. I didn’t expect it to be so fast,” he said, who is already having difficulty walking. Margaret added: “I fell in the street too. The injury must have been due to arthritis.
Bruna Araújo, Director of Auditing, Control and Evaluation (DACA), explained that, for scheduling, the interested party should visit the Control and Evaluation Center, which operates in front of the Secretary of Health at Rua Voluntários da Pátria, nº 175. Is. .
On site, the patient will be examined and an appointment will be made at one of the municipality’s four contracted hospitals: Hospital Plantadores de Cana (HPC), Beneficência Portuguesa, Santa Casa de Misericórdia and Hospital Escola Álvaro Alvim ( HEAA).
“We are trying to speed up the process, but it may take some time between the first appointment and surgery, if necessary. Some patients, for example, may need to have their imaging test repeated. And pre-operation tests, “he said.
Among the documents required for scheduling is the Unified Health System (SUS) application, which includes medical referrals, personal documents, SUS cards and all imaging tests performed so far. (Read more below)
Available procedures are: Video surgery for knee ligament rehabilitation; Video Surgery for Rehabilitation of Shoulder Bridges meniscus surgery; tenolysis surgery; Stimulating finger surgery; Carpal tunnel surgery and surgery to treat congenital club feet.