Torrevieja Mayor: "Microsoft Centre will benefit the citizens of the world".
Torrevieja (Alicante), February 20 .- The mayor of Torrevieja, Pedro Hernandez Mateo, said today that the implantation in the Alicante town of Global Health Innovation Center from Microsoft "will benefit all citizens of the world."
The development of this initiative, said the mayor, will be "the seed of great innovations that carry the name of our city and the Community of Valencia, sto credits, throughout the world."
Accompanied by the managing director of the Hospital of Torrevieja, Luis Barcia, and the head of the Center Area Informatica, Miguel Ortiz, Hernandez Mateo, has appeared at a news conference after the agreement reached yesterday by the founder of Microsoft, Bill Gates, with the President of the Generalitat, Francisco Camps, to locate in this center of innovation Torrevieja., Gaia Gold,
Thanking Camps and the Department of Health "his bet by the city of Torrevieja to host this world center of technological innovation in health, the mayor said that" it is a great day for the city and for the Valencian Community. "
The commitment to technology developed by the Consell in health in the whole of Valencia and "excellence" in, aika gold, this area presents the Hospital of Torrevieja, public with private management, "has done to Microsoft would be interested."
In this regard, Hernandez Mateo has praised "the excellent management" of this hospital, which since its inauguration, has received numerous awards and prizes at the international level, "thanks to which Microsoft is set in Valencia and in Torrevieja" .
In fact, this medical center was included in 2008 among the top twenty in the acute care areas and Neurology and has received several awards for innovation in information management and website, which "lets you put" Barcia said, as one of hospitals more pointers on the world scene and a rrence current in innovation and use of new technologies. "
The mayor of Torrevieja, which was explained himself who Camps telephone call yesterday saying, "Congratulations, the mayor, have achieved this for the city. You've got Microsoft in Torrevieja and enters the project Telefonica and Caja Mediterraneo (CAM) in a joint project to develop and implement a global center of innovation in health. "
"It is very positive, infinitely beneficial to all citizens of the world and a great time to Torrevieja, has argued Hernandez Mateo, has predicted that, while building this center, the hospital give some space for Microsoft to start developing this project.
In the middle of March next, experts from the U.S. multinational in Europe Torrevieja be shifted to "advance" some issues.
Among the innovations already developed this health resort include various amenities, such as telephone radiological event, simultaneous translation, information via SMS of waiting times at the Emergency Unit and the relationship between patient and physician on a non-face . 1011044