Negligence exposes health weaknesses at the Luso medical center

Negligence exposes health weaknesses at the Luso medical center

Parish of Luso, thermal and tourist destination in central Portugal, is practically without Health Extension. Complaints from users are repeated, as consultations are increasingly difficult. The clinical picture of the Health Extension is worse than the pandemic. Incomprehensible for a territory known nationally and internationally for thermalism. For all these reasons, a meeting is scheduled … Read more

Health Department conducts training on human sporotrichosis

Health Department conducts training on human sporotrichosis

Aiming to offer a better professional qualification, the Municipal Secretary of Health of João Pessoa (SMS) is accepting registrations for the training course on ‘Surveillance and Clinical Management of Human Sporotrichosis’. Registration is done online and to access the form just click on the link. According to the Directorate of Health Surveillance (DVS), the training … Read more

INEM activates contingency plans after communication difficulties | Health

INEM activates contingency plans after communication difficulties |  Health

The Guidance Centers for Urgent Patients (CODU) experienced difficulties in communications, which forced the activation of contingency plans, a source from the National Institute of Medical Emergencies (INEM) told Lusa this Monday. “There was a problem with the CODU that is being solved at the moment, but the contingency plans are underway”, said the same … Read more

Ex-Secretary of Health is convicted of irregularity in renting real estate

Ex-Secretary of Health is convicted of irregularity in renting real estate

The 1st Public Treasury Court of the Federal District condemned the former DF Health Secretary, Rafael de Aguiar Barbosa, his former adviser, Cícero Candido Sobrinho, and the company Agropecuária São Gabriel LTDA, for administrative impropriety. They are accused of committing irregularities in real estate lease contracts by waiving bidding. Rafael was Secretary of Health during … Read more

Five cybersecurity predictions for the Health area in 2023 – Observer

Five cybersecurity predictions for the Health area in 2023 – Observer

Healthcare continues to face dramatic challenges as we move into 2023. Long-predicted staff shortages, accelerated by COVID-19, are having an impact on healthcare delivery across the world. Furthermore, cyber-attacks continue to rise even though, somewhat ironically, technology is often, and quite generally, hailed as the solution to health care (including staffing) problems. In this article, … Read more

What’s the solution? – Observer

What's the solution?  – Observer

In a simplistic universe, where public, private and public-private hospitals suffer from unhealthy competition, it remains essential to refocus discourse and action on the essential focus: the citizen. A user never ceases to be a customer, so it is essential to know how to serve them as such, giving them quality alternatives, and free choice … Read more