Monday, July 20, 2015

Culture and common good

     LIF’s Board of Directors received the Minister of Culture of Santa Fe province, María Angélica “Chiqui” González.
     At the beginning, the Minister González received information about public production of medicines in a meeting with LIF’s Directors.
     After the meeting, she gave a lecture to LIF’s staff members.
     “Santa Fe has a rich history in public production of medicines. LIF is an important actor in the health and culture of this province because LIF produces a common good and culture is also a common good”, said Chiqui González.
     Finally, the Minister of culture received first-aid kits to use in the different offices of the Ministry of Culture and she gave two books to LIF’s Directors with pictures and the history of Santa Fe.

Staff members from different CAPS* visited LIF

     Staff members from different Primary Health Centres from Nodo Santa Fe visited LIF.
     The visitors arrived at LIF in five different groups (one group per day during a week).
     At the beginning, they were shown the institutional video. Then, they received a lecture about LIF’s management and quality of medicines.
     After the lecture, the different areas (production, quality control and storage) were shown.
     Silvina Mugni, Oscar Prendes, Sebastián Reimondo, Marina Olivares, Sebastián Cabanellas, Reinaldo Micheloud, Edgardo Ramirez, Melina Uriarte and Facundo Arques participated in the different moments of these meetings.
     Every week, people from different places of the province, such as students, physicians, nurses, legislators and pharmacists arrive in LIF.
     One of the objectives of these meetings is to raise awareness about the public production of medicines.

*CAPS: centro de atención primaria de la salud (Primary Health Centre).