IESS would be ready to affiliate housewives since April

The President of the Board of the Ecuadorian Institute of Social Security (IESS for its Spanish acronym), Hugo Villacrés, said that from April of 2015, the IESS would be ready to enroll housewives.  Villacrés said that from April to December of 2015 they expect t...

IESS plans purchase of medicines

The Board of the Ecuadorian Institute of Social Security (IESS) met yesterday in Riobamba to plan the purchase of medicines for the 2015-2016 period. Hugo Villacrés, Head of the body, made ​​the announcement via Twitter. In one of the graphs that the authority shared in the...

IESS and Health Ministry defend themselves against the critics of private medical centers

The Ecuadorian Institute of Social Security (IESS for its Spanish acronym) and the Ministry of Health responded to the release of private hospitals, demanding arrears for medical care to affiliates. Hugo Villacrés, President of IESS, downplayed the statement because, according to...

IESS wants to recruit health professionals

Last Friday the Ecuadorian Institute of Social Security (IESS for its Spanish acronym) published a notice in the Socio Empleo website, for general practitioners and specialists to submit their resumes. Until next Thursday whoever wants to apply for the positions must meet three...