Six new ambulances were delivered this Friday to the Municipal Medical Services of the Cruz Verde Guadalajara, with which there are already 11 units at the service of the men and women of Guadalajara.
It is an investment of four million pesos for the purchase of six Dodge ambulances type RAM 2500 Promaster line, which have already been equipped for operation.
Also, another 150 uniforms were delivereda debt that had been with the paramedical staff since last year.
“We are about to celebrate a year on October 1 and we have delivered 11 completely new ambulances in one year. The ambulances that we had previously are no longer in such good condition, they practically do not pull, to be very honest, so they are going to have these 11 new “, said the mayor Pablo Lemus.
Of the five new ambulances previously delivered, one had “an accident” and will be repaired in approximately 15 more dayshe added.
He also indicated that next Tuesday the tender will be published to acquire five motorcycles equipped for paramedicsand is about to leave one more tender to buy 25 bicycles also equippedwhich is sought to be delivered at the end of next October.
Lastly, he said, in November they would be seeking to deliver new uniforms to medical and nursing staffbecause this tender is already running.
During the event, the municipal officially and publicly presented Xavier Calderón Alcaraz, as the new head of Municipal Medical Serviceswho was appointed at the end of last August.
For her part, Andrea Blanco Calderón celebrated this delivery, since for several years the paramedical staff had been waiting for new uniforms. “Congratulations, know that we are very proud of her work, that we recognize you,” she said.
Finally, the paramedic coordinator of Medical Services, Mario Torres, pointed out that the staff said they were happy to recognize the support of the city council, since this type of action favors the care of citizens, minimizing response times.
“There are still many things to change, but for us this represents a new opportunity to renew and innovate and we will continue working hand in hand to achieve excellence,” he added.
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