Publication in the Diário da República: RCC 21/12/2010 [DR. 4926/2011 21.03.2011]
5 ECTS; 1º Ano, 2º Semestre, 60,0 TP
The students should have an general overview of the healthcare system; know the past and current structures of the system; understand the articulation of the various componens of the system and be able to identify healthcare evalution methods and analyse healthcare action programs.
The Portuguese Healthcare System Healthcare providers
Funding (sources and types)
Equity and efficiency
Territorial planning and the healthcare system
Basic Healthcare Law(SNS)
Healthcare and development
Healthcare services market
Assessment of health condition
- FERREIRA, A. (1990). História da Saúde e dos Serviços de Saúde em Portugal. Lisboa: Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian
- SIMÕES, J. (2004). Retrato Político da Saúde. Coimbra: Almedina
Lectures and tutorials focused on supervised team work.
Software used in class