In response to a parliamentary question to the Plenary of the Assembly of Madrid, Juan Jose Güemes reminded that the health care that the Government of the Community of Madrid provides to citizens of other autonomous communities should be financed from the Cohesion Fund which, his view, "it is absolutely insufficient" to address the payment of this service.
After recalling that half of patients displaced from some other autonomous communities to come to Madrid, said that over the last year there were 200,000 consultations were conducted and 20,000 hospital discharges, so that the Cohesion Fund "hardly covers the 30 percent of spending for assistance "provided by the Executive Madrid for patients displaced from other communities, bringing the state has accumulated with the Community of Madrid a debt of 700 million euros."
Harm the Spaniards
"In the mind of the chairman of the Government, José Luis Rodríguez Zapatero of harm only to Madrid, is detrimental to all Spaniards," said the counselor of Health of the Community of Madrid.
In addition, Juan Jose Güemes said that the lack of cohesion fund 'is a negative incentive "for the seventeen autonomous communiti