Also known as "Cradle of the Ecuadorian Nationality", "Sultana de los Andes", "Ciudad Bonita", "Heart of the Nation".
It is the city of the inter-Andean region that has the best parks more attractive and very well maintained. Neoclassical architecture can be seen in the facades of monuments and buildings.
Riobamba, a wonderful city that has beautiful tourist places and a wide culture, history and tradition, characterized by a unique landscape; Surrounded by the coldest mountains and beautiful snowfall, such as the Chimborazo volcano, considered the highest in the world, even higher than Everest, Carihuayrazo, Tungurahua, El Altar, Cubillines and Sangay. It also has a variety of unique flora and fauna in the world. Riobamba is also characterized and stands out above all other cities for having a wide gastronomic variety that captivates and captivates national and foreign tourists.
ESCUELA SUPERIOR POLITÉCNICA DE CHIMBORAZO
FACULTAD DE SALU PUBLICA
CARRERA DE MEDICINA
The Higher Polytechnic School of Chimborazo (ESPOCH) is currently in the highest quality standards of higher education nationwide, began its academic activities on May 2, 1972. It was cataloged by the National Council for Education Evaluation and Accreditation Superior of Ecuador Conea as one of the eleven universities qualified as class B, which defines it with excellence in higher education, equipment, furniture, educational services, qualified teaching staff, educational demand, pedagogy, among many other points of study, while The National Council of Higher Education CONESUP in its study ranked it as the third university in the country with an outstanding rating.
Its activities are highlighted externally both nationally and internationally, due to agreements, competitions and others that have helped its high educational and academic recognition.
It has some of the largest campuses in the country and according to some the largest, so much that it exceeds neighborhoods or citadels by several blocks. It contains a number of imposing buildings, several internal avenues and extensive recreation areas.
MISSION - VISION OF THE SCHOOL OF MEDICINE-ESPOCH
Mission: To train medical professionals with a comprehensive vision of the human being in its biological, psychological, social, ethical and spiritual components; responsible for providing comprehensive care in the family and community context, with scientific and technological skills to solve health problems; ability to take on management tasks; be integrated into team work, disposition for research aimed at preventing diseases and promoting health, assuming leading roles in the structural changes required by the country's health system.
Vision: To be referents of medical training with spiritual and ethical values, with scientific, technological, quality and warmth solvency; with the conviction of medicine as a profession of service, respectful of human dignity. A doctor who motivates the public conscience to participate actively in the adoption of healthy lifestyles, recognizes the inalienable right to the health of all individuals and the need to be involved in projects that seek equity as an essential requirement to achieve health for all.
PROVINCIAL GENERAL HOSPITAL DOCENTE DE RIOBAMBA
The Provincial General Teaching Hospital of Riobamba is the third public hospital in the country and in Latin America to receive international accreditation from the prestigious Accreditation Canada International (ACI) organization, this Thursday, January 29, 2015. This unit obtained 88.9% of the total. average. In accordance with quality standards. It is a unit of complexity of THIRD level within the health system to provide recovery and specialized rehabilitation, preventive, ambulatory, to users of Zone 3 (Chimborazo, Tungurahua, Pastaza and Cotopaxi) and other provinces of the country. This unit develops teaching and research activities in health, mainly in the specialties of gynecology-obstetrics, pediatrics, internal medicine and surgery.
The Ecuadorian Institute of Social Security is an entity whose organization and operation is based on the principles of solidarity, compulsory, universality, equity, efficiency, subsidiarity and sufficiency. It is in charge of applying the Obligatory General Insurance System that is part of the national Social Security system.
The IESS has the mission of protecting the urban and rural population, with or without employment dependence, against contingencies of illness, maternity, work risks, disability, unemployment, disability, old age and death, in the terms that it enshrines The Social Security Law.
GERIATRIC HOSPITAL "DR. BOLÍVAR ARGUELLO"
This health house is the second in the country specializing in care for the elderly; the first one is located in Quito, the approach of the Hospital of the Elderly is to fight in a specialized way the diseases of old ag
Two projects are currently in force
1.- THE USE OF PSYCHOANALEPTICS BY STUDENTS OF MEDICINE OF THE CHIMBORAZO POLITÉCNICA SUPERIOR SCHOOL AND ITS RELATIONSHIP IN ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE
This project seeks to establish whether there is a relationship between the consumption of psychoanalysts and the improvement of the academic performance of the students of the School of Medicine, all based on the fact that students during their academic period consume psychoanalysts. in time of exams to improve their grades.
2.- RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN ERRORS OF PRESCRIPTION OF NON-STEROID ANTI-INFLAMMATORIES AND PRESENCE OF ADVERSE REACTIONS IN ADULT PATIENTS
Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs are drugs that are used relatively frequently in the treatment of diseases of the osteomyoarticular system and conditions in other organs and organ systems. Despite its usefulness, a series of adverse events that can be influenced by the way to prescribe them are described. The objective of this investigation was to determine the relationship between prescription errors of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and the appearance of adverse events. For this, a basic, descriptive research is used, which includes 100 patients between 40 and 60 years of age who attended the outpatient service of the Andean Hospital of Chimborazo and who were prescribed treatments with non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs. In which, until now and after a meticulous follow-up, a high percentage of patients with inadequate therapeutic schemes, prescribing errors of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and the presence of adverse events were found.
How to get to Riobamba from Guayaquil?
The estimated travel time is 4 h 40 min, including transhipments
By bus is the fastest way to travel and its values from $ 7 depending on the transport cooperative
By Bus - Departing from Guayaquil to Riobamba, you can take the following buses at the Guayaquil bus terminal
.Buses Direct to Riobamba
Cooperativa de Transporte Patria
Cooperativa de Transportes Chimborazo
How to get to Riobamba from Quito?
The different buses take an average time of 3 hours, without taking into account bus stops or work.
The cost of the ticket from $ 4
By Bus - Departing from Quito to Riobamba, you can take the following buses (departure every 60 minutes):
Direct buses to Riobamba
Cooperativa de Transporte Transvencedores
Cooperativa Transportes Andina
To move within the city you can do it by means of a public bus or a taxi.
Private taxi: private taxis and various cooperatives which with a call access your location, so the unit will be waiting outside your home.
Public transportation: being buses of different lines that run throughout the city, which like taxis are easily accessible almost in all areas of the city.