Minister of Health of Andorra Carles Alvarez took part in the Congress on Surgery, which was held in the Principality. The event was also attended by the head of the government of Andorra Antoni Marti Antoni Martí, the state secretary for health of Andorra Joan León and the CEO of SAAS Josep Maria Piqué, as well as the leading surgeons of France and Spain.
Such issues of pre-operative and post-operative care, patient safety during surgical intervention, nursing, new technologies in the surgical field, transplantation issues, assistance with car accidents and falls high in the mountains were discussed at a Congress.
The Minister stressed that “in order to achieve the maximum level of health in the country, it is necessary to have highly qualified specialists in the surgical sector and qualitative, effective, and safe services”.
The conference was also attended by the famous pilot and race car driver with limited abilities, Albert Llovera, who gave a lecture “My accident is my life experience”.