Clinic closing risks, ATL requests intervention

The family clinic in Gravina is at risk of closing. This was stated by Emilia Paternoster, who is responsible for social policies of the Association for the Protection of Workers and Pensioners.

According to ATL, in fact, consultants will be understaffed, as there is a shortage of many professional figures needed to ensure the functioning of the service.

Alarm issued by the association that decided to write to Mayor Fedele Lagreca to address the problem, asking him to take initiatives to restore the proper functioning of the services provided by the structure, which must be equipped with the lost professional figures. By restoring and strengthening some services, such as psychological support that has become indispensable after Covid, especially to support young people in the city who have experienced major repercussions due to the pandemic. Inviting the mayor to organize a meeting, in order to analyze and share the initiatives that will be developed to solve the problem.

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