Atenção primária à saúde na coordenação das redes de atenção à saúde no Rio de Janeiro, Brasil, e na região de Lisboa, Portugal

Translated title of the contribution: The role of primary healthcare in the coordination of health care networks in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and Lisbon region, Portugal

Luís Velez Lapão, Ricardo Alexandre Arcêncio, Marcela Paschoal Popolin, Ludmila Barbosa Bandeira Rodrigues

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Abstract

Considering the trajectory of Rio de Janeiro e Lisboa region regarding strengths of the their health local systems to achieve health for all and equity, the study aimed to compare the organization of the Primary Healthcare from both regions, searching to identify the advancement which in terms of the Delivery Health Networks’ coordination. It is a case study with qualitative approach and assessment dimensions. It was used material available online such as scientific manuscripts and gray literature. The results showed the different grades regarding Delivery Health Networks. Lisboa region present more advancement, because of its historic issues, it has implemented Primary Healthcare expanded and nowadays it achieved enough maturity related to coordination of its health local system and Rio de Janeiro suffers still influence from historic past regarding Primary Healthcare selective. The both regions has done strong bids in terms of electronic health records and telemedicine. After of the study, it is clearer the historic, cultural and politics and legal issue that determined the differences of the Primary Healthcare coordinator of the Delivery Health Network in Rio de Janeiro and Lisboa region.

Translated title of the contributionThe role of primary healthcare in the coordination of health care networks in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and Lisbon region, Portugal
Original languagePortuguese
Pages (from-to)713-723
Number of pages11
JournalCiencia e Saude Coletiva
Volume22
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2017

Keywords

  • Care coordination
  • Case study
  • Healthcare networks
  • Primary healthcare

UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-Being

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