In 2020 and 2021 it was decided to pause investment projects to respond to the public in the face of the covid-19 pandemic and continue medical care. “We were the first health system to put at the service of the entire population of Mexico and abroad the first robotic system to guide people to detect whether or not they had the virus with a diagnostic test; more than 28 million people did it at no cost.”
Horacio Garza GhióGeneral Director Christus Muguerza, the largest health system in northern Mexico, based in Monterrey, explained that this was achieved through the Covimed platform with a simple self-assessment by answering a questionnaire about the symptoms experienced in the patients. last seven days such as fever greater than 38 degrees, dry cough and others.
At the end of it, three results are given: “go to your nearest health center because your symptoms require an exhaustive review and if you want you can access a video call for medical guidance”, or “your symptoms coincide with those of covid-19 and with a video call receives medical guidance” or “there is nothing to worry about, but do not let your guard down and continue to take care of your health and that of those you love the most”.
Covimed is connected with robots to all clinical services so that the highest-risk patients go to a family doctor and the emergency room or decide whether to go to the hospital. “Now we will resume the strategic course of Christus Muguerza started in 2017 and 2018, which is to achieve a transformation so that hospitals are one hundred percent digital entities in all practices. Saltillo started in May 2019 and that hospital is to date the first one hundred percent digital hospital.”
The institution has more than 25 hospitals, clinics and care centers with more than 6 thousand doctors in 300 specialties. “Digitalization is not about implementing functionalities to turn on lights or eliminate paper prescriptions; it is about solving patient and doctor problems in the fastest and most efficient way with computer and artificial intelligence solutions”, Garza Ghio pointed out. In the next installment we will give details.
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