Attacks on Almeria medical staff up

THE number of assaults directed at medical staff in Andalucia Health Service hospitals and health centres in Almeria increased 24 per cent last year to 87 from 70 in 2018, according to the SATSE nursing union.

ere were 33 verbal aggressions in 2019 and 54 verbal.

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Cathy Elelman

Cathy Elelman is the local writer for the Costa de Almeria edition of the Euro Weekly News.

Based in Mojacar for the last 21 years, Cathy is very much part of the local community and is always well and truly up on all the latest news and events going on in this region of Spain.

Her top goals are to do the best job she can informing the local English-speaking community, visitors to the area and the wider world about about the news in Almeria, to learn something new every day, and to embrace very new challenge this fast-changing world brings her way.

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