Health unit in Niterói is flooded during rain: ‘We are abandoned’ | Rio de Janeiro

Health unit in Niterói is flooded during rain: 'We are abandoned' |  Rio de Janeiro

the health post Family Doctor of Vila Ipiranga Vilma Espin, in Fonseca, in Niterói, was the subject of a complaint this Thursday (29). According to an official, the rains made the unit’s infrastructure problems even more visible. Managed by the Niterói State Health Foundation (FeSaúde), the unit located on Rua Tenente Osório is used for … Read more

Health registers laboratories for diagnosis of monkeypox

Health registers laboratories for diagnosis of monkeypox

posted on 09/24/2022 17:01 The Ministry of Health said it had registered seven new Central Public Health Laboratories (Lacens) to carry out diagnostic tests for monkeypox, also known as monkeypox. “From now on, Bahia, Goiás, Santa Catariana, Ceará, Pernambuco, Paraná and Espírito Santo will also have the capacity to analyze the samples. With this, the … Read more

Special session highlights success of the Higher School of Health Sciences — Senado Notícias

Special session highlights success of the Higher School of Health Sciences — Senado Notícias

The 21 years of the Higher School of Health Sciences (ESCS), an educational institution located in Brasília, were celebrated in a special session of the Senate this Monday (19). The event was marked by tributes to Jofran Frejat (1937-2020), Secretary of Health responsible for the creation of the ESCS, and the affirmation of the school’s … Read more

Experts point out solutions against the judicialization of health

Experts point out solutions against the judicialization of health

When it comes to Brazilian justice, judicialization is a matter of great importance. Although it may seem redundant, the information is revealing, as it points to a society that much more often opts for going to court than for less demanding alternatives from institutions, such as mediation or conciliation. The event featured discussions about the … Read more

«What if the Ministry of Health was led by a nurse?»

«What if the Ministry of Health was led by a nurse?»

Specialist in Community Nursing. Invited Assistant Professor at the Institute of Health Sciences / School of Nursing at the Catholic University of Portugal Posted on September 8, 2022 A challenging question, the title of this September’s “Nursing Diagnosis”. September is a month of usual renewal of challenges, of returning to work after the holidays, of … Read more

An app dedicated to the black healthcare professional

An app dedicated to the black healthcare professional

How to give visibility to the work of a black doctor? The question that once intrigued Bahian dentist Arthur Lima, 29, is behind the creation of the social impact startup AfroSaúde, which promotes connection between black patients and health professionals throughout Brazil. The platform now brings together more than a thousand representatives from various areas … Read more

Tebet’s main commitment in health is to expand budget, says campaign member

Tebet's main commitment in health is to expand budget, says campaign member

São Paulo, SP, Brazil, 2022-08-24 – Sabatina promoted by Folha with João Gabbardo, representative of Simone Tebet’s campaign. The interview was done by Cláudia Collucci, a special health reporter for Folha (photo Gabriel Cabral/Folhapress) SÃO PAULO, SP (FOLHAPRESS) – Expanding the federal budget for health is one of the main commitments of Simone Tebet’s presidential … Read more

Report points out lack of control of health OS in SP – 08/19/2022 – Daily life

Report points out lack of control of health OS in SP - 08/19/2022 - Daily life

The inspection of social organizations that manage public health in São Paulo has records of failures, weaknesses and lack of procedures by the Municipal Health Department. The notes are in reports from the TCM (Court of Accounts of the Municipality) that had excerpts included in an order signed by prosecutor Arthur Pinto Filho, from the … Read more

City Hall of Sao Goncalo

City Hall of Sao Goncalo

Population from 3 years old can take the immunizing agent The Municipal Secretary of Health and Civil Defense of São Gonçalo vaccinates all Gonçalenses over 3 years old against the coronavirus. The fourth dose of the vaccine is available to adults over 18 years old and more than four months apart from the third dose. … Read more

Santa Saúde: Occupy well, age better

Santa Saúde: Occupy well, age better

The importance of Mental Health has never been talked about as much as it is today. There has never been so much talk about the need to do things and be busy with something relevant, to improve physical, mental and emotional well-being. Life is made up of daily activities like walking the dog, gardening, preparing … Read more