Erzurum Metropolitan Municipality organized a basic ski training course for healthcare professionals in the city. Health workers, including doctors, nurses, emergency medical technicians, midwives, dieticians and anesthesiologists, who came together at Palandöken Ski Center, were subjected to ski training.
Mehmet Sekmen, Mayor of Erzurum Metropolitan Municipality, in his assessment on the subject, said, "We organized a ski course in order to support our healthcare professionals who are the pride of our country in the fight against the epidemic and to contribute to their motivation."
Stating that healthcare professionals have undertaken admirable efforts in the fight against COVID-19, President Sekmen said: “In Erzurum, we also support our healthcare professionals and citizens on a local scale in the efforts to combat the epidemic carried out by our state by mobilizing all relevant institutions and all their means. and we are doing our best. We have almost declared mobilization for Erzurum in this process, during which we disinfect and continue to disinfect almost all parts of our city, from our public institutions and organizations to all common areas of use. Our healthcare workers, who are the most important building blocks of this mobilization, also show great dedication in combating the epidemic. On the one hand, our healthcare professionals struggle with the epidemic, on the other hand, they reveal an impossible resistance for the health of our citizens. In this process, we implemented such a study for the motivation of our healthcare professionals. Our ski center is at the disposal of all healthcare professionals. " President Sekmen gave ski certificates to 40 trainees who later attended the course.