The cabinet ministers of Alberto Fernández they began to arrive shortly before 5:00 p.m. at the residence of Olivos to participate in the assumption of Carla Vizzotti as Minister of Health, replacing the sanitarista GInés González García, who resigned after it was known that he had favored the non-shift vaccination of various personalities.
The head of state quickly made the decision to remove Ginés and opted for a change of continuity of health management, at a time when the coronavirus pandemic is going through. Vizzotti played a leading role in the definitions related to the management of the pandemic.
Coronavirus cases in Argentina
Shortly before the inauguration, the updated data was known. Today 5,944 new cases of COVID-19 were confirmed. With these registries, there are 2,060,625 positives in the country, of which 1,861,433 are recovered patients and 148,070 are active confirmed cases.
Vizzotti was born on April 1, 1972, received his medical degree from the Universidad del Salvador and specialized in the control of immunopreventable and infectious diseases, in internal medicine, and in systems and social security.
She was meeting tonight with the President at Casa Rosada, meeting in which the president offered her the position of minister, after having received the resignation letter from Ginés González García.