Vaccination, extension of health center hours and more organization of services

Vaccination, extension of health center hours and more organization of services

Not all measures contained in this 2022-2023 winter seasonal response plan are new. The Secretary of State for Health Promotion, Margarida Tavares, referred to the DN after the plan was announced. “There are measures that have already been used in previous years”, but what is intended now is for them to be more effective. Or … Read more

Minister of Health meeting with unions, the Medical Association and ARS

Minister of Health meeting with unions, the Medical Association and ARS

The Minister of Health, Marta Temido, began meetings with trade unions and the Order of Doctors in the early afternoon, following the closure of the Gynecology and Obstetrics emergencies in some hospitals in the Lisbon region. During the morning, the Minister of Health met as clinical directors of several hospitals in the Lisbon region, a … Read more

″With caution, but without alarm.″ Graça Freitas ″concerned″ about the circulation of Covid during popular parties

″With caution, but without alarm.″ Graça Freitas ″concerned″ about the circulation of Covid during popular parties

The Director General of Health, Graça Freitas © Reinaldo Rodrigues/Global Images (archive) PerGuilherme de Sousa with Manuel Acácio June 03, 2022 • 11:23 The director-general of Health, Graça Freitas, assumes “some concern” regarding the high number of contagions in Portugal, especially among the elderly. In statements on the Forum TSFGraça Freitas reveals, however, that at … Read more

Climate crises in a neoliberal order – Observatory of Contemporary Economics

Fonte: Vinícius Mendonça/Ibama via Fotos Públicas

The biggest challenge humanity will face in this century is without a doubt the climate crisis. Disaster is almost inevitable. Anthropogenic greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions have already increased global temperatures by at least 1°C since the industrial revolution, and current trends suggest they could rise – in an extreme case – by up to 6°C … Read more

take | CHMT debates humanization of health care

take |  CHMT debates humanization of health care

With the aim of debating the humanization of health care, the Humanization Commission of the Centro Hospitalar do Médio Tejo (CHMT) promotes on Thursday, April 7th, the I National Symposium of Hospital Humanization Commissions. The meeting scheduled for World Health Day will take place at the Convent of Christ, in Tomar, between 9:30 am and … Read more