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They approve tax exemption for the purchase of 54 ambulances



Fosalud acquires 54 ambulances.  /DEM

Fosalud acquires 54 ambulances. /DEM

The Legislative Assembly has approved the exemption of the Health Solidarity Fund (Fosalud) from payment of any kind of tax or taxes that may arise from the purchase of 54 ambulances. This exemption includes warehousing tax, personal property and service provision tax (VAT) on the purchase of ambulances abroad and domestically.

The unit to be acquired is a ‘Basic Emergency’ Type C, Ford Transit Custom Diesel Long Brand Van, 2022.

The petition was submitted by Health Minister Francisco Arabi on 14 November 2022 and was approved by the plenary session last Tuesday.

According to a memo signed by Alabí, Fosalud recognizes the urgent need to acquire a fleet of Type C ambulances for its medical emergency system, which is “essential to strengthen the operational capacity of the integrated national health system.” .

The approved decree included among Fosalud’s objectives the creation of a program to expand the coverage of health services for user care, stating “the scope of coverage for women, children and the disabled. We are looking to expand.”

To promote health education campaigns and to prevent illness resulting from the use and consumption of substances harmful and dangerous to people’s health.

“Throughout history, one of the weakest areas in which the health system has suffered has been prehospital care, the ability to move patients to different hospital areas,” said Deputy Director José Urbina. increase.

He added that it is important to have medical ambulances with medical equipment for pre-hospital care.

Source: Diario Elmundo

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