The Senate asks Ssa and SEP to be in charge of certifying experts

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Senators of the Republic they asked to Secretary of Health and Secretary of Public Education be in charge of certifying medical specialists in the country and remove that function from the National Regulatory Board of the Council of Medical Specialties (Do we know each other), which is a private institution.

According to the legislators, Do we know each other It has become a monopoly and big business for the awarding of medical specialties, resulting in a funnel for thousands of doctors who must pay to be certified.

In this sense, the senator for Morena, José Narro Céspedes, pointed out that Mexican state is the one who should be in charge of certifications, not a private association, since the pandemic Mr Covid-19 showed that the certification of specialists in our country is very low.

For his part, the senator for PAN, Joseph Alfredo BotelloHe called Secretary of HealthJorge Alcocer to negotiate with the Ministry of Finance for more funds to make room for more students in medical schools.

Similarly, the PAN senator called for continued efforts to double specialization internships.

It should be noted that, during the speech of the Minister of Health, Jorge Alcocerbefore the committees of the Upper House, the legislators questioned the dismantling Universal vaccination systemexcess mortality in the country and shortage of medicines.

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