From today, those who want to make contact with the Cuneo Hospital Foundation can do so in a very concrete and direct way. Basra go to the new headquarters that the non-profit organization has opened inside the «Santa Croce», in via Coppino. A “house” inaugurated on Wednesday afternoon, in the presence – among others – of the president of the Foundation itself, Silvia Merlo, of the general director of the hospital, Elide Azzan, of the mayor of the capital, Patrizia Manassero, and of the bishop Piero Delbosco, who he blessed the new premises.
The Cuneo Hospital Foundation was created to support and enhance the «Santa Croce e Carle». Through three “fundamental actions”: “Promote and increase the assets intended to contribute to the provision of equipment, systems, diagnostic tools and furnishings within the provincial hub of reference”; «To finance specific projects identified in agreement with the management of the Cuneo hospital, on the proposal of the Scientific Committee»; “To promote and encourage social welfare activities operating in the Cuneo health district”.
The decision to set up an office inside the via Coppino garrison strengthens these operating lines, integrating even more the non-profit organization with the Aso, the life of the wards, doctors, all staff, patients and those who “live »Every day (or even temporarily) the reality of the capital’s hub. The office is open from Monday to Friday, from 9am to 1pm and from 2.30pm to 4.30pm. A broad timetable, right from the start. President Silvia Merlo explains: “Five days a week you will find a secretary in the office, available to those who need information on the Foundation’s activities or want to share proposals and experiences, as well as offer collaboration and help”. It will also be the place to organize conferences, events, seminars (such as those that will have the medical excellence of Aso as protagonists and will be hosted at Villa Tornaforte Aragno, for information: [email protected]) and any other health promotion and of the health center.
It’s not all. The headquarters inside the «Santa Croce», within the objectives of the Foundation, is also destined to become the operational center in which it will put universities, Polytechnics and local institutions in contact, for an effective collaboration, always aimed at supporting the hospital. Last, but certainly not least, the desire to make the office in via Coppino a “point of reference and coordination of the forms of voluntary work in the sector, which at times continue to be too underestimated”..
«Our Foundation should not be seen and understood as a club for a few close friends, but as an institution in support of the hospital and the territory – adds Silvia Merlo -. This is why our premises are located on the ground floor of the Santa Croce, in the midst of patients, the sick, doctors and all those who live in the hospital ». The watchword is “welcome”.CopyAMP code
Meanwhile, the Nuovo Ospedale Foundation also presented the 5 projects it works on. In addition to the series of conferences, there is «Treating in relation»: the use of two software to improve television and monitoring of patients at home, «also in an interdisciplinary and inter-company way». Then «Housing»: the construction in Cuneo (in Piazza Europa) of a residence destined to host patients and care givers linked to the hospital for short periods, as well as medical specialists and students of the health faculties. There are 45 real estate units on 1800 useful meters, where “the Foundation will guarantee residency and part of the rent to the trainees, with a view to attractiveness and attractiveness to be ensured at the S. Croce”. And again, «Triage Innovation», ie prototyping and development of a software, to introduce the use of artificial intelligence to the emergency room, so as to improve and facilitate the first phase of triage for the 2nd level Goddess. Finally, a continuous path to purchase high-tech equipment and equipment.