The Government of the Community of Madrid has been splashed by the controversy caused by the call with little advance notice and by forming agglomerations of teachers to take the PCR test. In addition, according to various media, the Executive of Isabel Díaz Ayuso has urgently awarded these tests to a private company, Ribera Salud, despite the fact that they are functions that depend directly on the General Directorate of Public Health. As if this were not enough, in the call for teachers, personal data have been disseminated in violation of the data protection law.
In a maneuver similar to the awarding of the tracker service to Quirón Salud, the Madrid Government has chosen Ribera Salud to carry out the tests that will be carried out on teachers and workers of Madrid schools. The company has not reported how much it will charge for these jobs and leaves the ball on the roof of the Ministry of Education. The performing between 80,000 and 100,000 tests.
Ribera Salud was also in charge of carrying out the controversial mass tests to the entire population of Torrejón de Ardoz before the summer.
DISSEMINATION OF WORKER DATA
Regarding the violation of the privacy of the teaching staff's data, FACUA Madrid has filed a complaint with the Spanish Agency for Data Protection (AEDP) by the dissemination of personal data of thousands of workers in educational centers of the Community of Madrid.
Several teachers in Madrid have contacted FACUA to show that on Tuesday night they received an email, in which they were summoned for a PCR that Ribera Salud will carry out this Wednesday morning, accompanied by an attached document with data of almost 17,000 workers in the Madrid-South Territorial Area.