Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/10419/91018
Authors: 
Piola, Sérgio Francisco
Vianna, Solon Magalhães
Marinho, Alexandre
Carvalho, Déa
Ribeiro, José Aparecido
da Silva, Joelmir Rodrigues
Servo, Luciana Mendes
Nogueira, Roberto Passos
Year of Publication: 
2009
Series/Report no.: 
Texto para Discussão, Instituto de Pesquisa Econômica Aplicada (IPEA) 1391
Abstract (Translated): 
This work is a compilation of studies produced at the Social Studies Department - Disoc/Ipea to support the elaboration of the document Brazil: the state of the Union - 2007. Health outcomes in the last decades, health policies after 1988 and the role of the government in health care are analyzed. Regarding this last topic, problems related to financing, sector regulation and services production by the Unified Health System are discussed. The study shows that, despite mprovements in several areas, there remain various issues, many of them related to management, to be addressed if the system is to be more effective and efficient in the provision of health care.
JEL: 
H11
H51
H70
I10
I11
Document Type: 
Working Paper

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