Reale Seguros to provide 2.7 million to help mitigate the impact of Coronavirus in the most vulnerable groups
One of the many insurance companies we work with is doing its bit to help battle the effects of the Coronavirus pandemic in Spain.
Reale has launched a package of urgent measures, in collaboration with hospitals, nursing homes and NGOs, to help alleviate, in all phases of the crisis, those groups most affected. A series of projects and initiatives have been selected that aim to prevent, alleviate and help society psychologically and socially in the territories in which the insurer operates.
In total, the resources contributed by Reale Seguros and the Reale Group’s corporate foundation in Spain, the Reale Foundation, amount to 2.7 million euros.
As the first group of measures, 4 major initiatives have been launched with specific projects and will be launched throughout the week:
· PREVENTION AGAINST COVID-19
· Disinfection project and provision of material for Nursing Homes. A total of 6 nursing homes in Madrid and Guadalajara will receive material for healthcare personnel, and Reale Seguros will also pay for the disinfection of some of them:
- San Celedonio Residence (Madrid)
- Guindalera Residence (Madrid)
- Princesa Residence (Madrid)
- Amavir Arganzuela Residence (Madrid)
- Amavir Usera Residence (Madrid)
- Guadalajara Residence
· PALIATING THE EFFECTS OF DISEASE
Research Project with the Fundación Hospital La Paz. Establish a classification of COVID patients on admission that allows predicting their evolution in the first moments and effective treatment for those with a worse prognosis. In collaboration with the “Research Institute of the Hospital La Paz” together with the Emergency Service.
· PERSONAL PSYCHOLOGICAL AID AND SICK UCI
Project of Psychological Support in UCI´S. Hiring of 10 professionals for psychological support in intensive care units for murses, doctors and patients, generated by the COVID-19 crisis in hospitals in the Community of Madrid. There will be psychological and tele-psychological intervention through telephone, tablets and ad-hoc platform. With the HU-CI Project and the Official College of Psychology of Madrid (COPM).
· SOCIAL HELP. VULNERABLE GROUPS
Project “Home delivery of medicines for chronic patients”. Reale will participate by financing a program of Banco Farmacéutico volunteers for the home delivery of medications to people with chronic treatments, to patients with psychological / psychiatric treatment. It will be carried out in collaboration with DHL and the delivery area will be Vallecas (South of Madrid), which has also been affected by the slowdown in economic activity.
According to Ignacio Mariscal, CEO of Reale Seguros and Patron Delegate of
the Reale Foundation, “within our commitment to society and through our
corporate foundation, the Reale Foundation, we work to identify initiatives
that help the entire population, and especially those groups with greater risk,
relying, today more than ever, on our values of cohesion and centrality of
people at a time when society needs it. ”
Reale’s team «is already working on the identification and implementation of another package of measures that will have the same objective: #Now more than ever, the trust and closeness that the insurer wants to transfer is summarized in its slogan #TogetherMore that , together with #YoMeQuedoenCasa and # TodoSalaráBien, makes them participants in the Society as a whole.