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Fernando Tobal Berssaneti, Ana Maria Saut, Májida Farid Barakat, Felipe Araujo Calarge
OBJECTIVE: To evaluate whether accredited health organizations perform better management practices than non-accredited ones. METHOD: The study was developed in two stages: a literature review, and a study of multiple cases in 12 healthcare organizations in the state of São Paulo, Brazil. It surveyed articles comparing hospital accreditation with the EFQM (European Foundation for Quality Management) model of excellence in management. According to the pertinent literature, the accreditation model and the EFQM model are convergent and supplementary in some aspects...
July 2016: Revista da Escola de Enfermagem da U S P
Yesica Yolanda Rangel Flores
OBJECTIVE: to analyze the influence of sexual violence on the perception and management of the risk of HIV in women married to migrants. METHODS: study with an ethnographic approach carried out in urban and rural communities. Data were obtained by methodological triangulation, with participant and non-participant observation, as well as interviews. The informants were 21 women married to international migrants. The interviews were transcribed and discourse analysis was applied to them...
2016: Revista Latino-americana de Enfermagem
Rosangela Barbiani, Carlise Rigon Dalla Nora, Rafaela Schaefer
OBJECTIVE: to identify and categorize the practices performed by nurses working in Primary Health Care and Family Health Strategy Units in light of responsibilities established by the profession's legal and programmatic frameworks and by the Brazilian Unified Health System. METHOD: a scoping review was conducted in the following databases: LILACS, IBECS, BDENF, CINAHL and MEDLINE, and the Cochrane and SciELO libraries. Original research papers written by nurses addressing nursing practices in the primary health care context were included...
2016: Revista Latino-americana de Enfermagem
Ana Maria Maniero Moreira, Wanda Maria Risso Günther
OBJECTIVES: to propose a tool to facilitate diagnosis, formulation and evaluation of the Waste Management Plan in Primary Healthcare Centers and to present the results of the application in four selected units. METHOD: descriptive research, covering the stages of formulation /application of the proposed instrument and the evaluation of waste management performance at the units. RESULTS: the tool consists in five forms; specific indicators of waste generation for outpatients healthcare units were proposed, and performance indicators that give scores for compliance with current legislation...
2016: Revista Latino-americana de Enfermagem
Cristiane Andrea Locatelli de Almeida, Oswaldo Yoshimi Tanaka
OBJECTIVE: To analyze scopes and limits of the use of participatory methodology of evaluation with municipal health managers and administrators. METHODS: Qualitative research with health policymakers and managers of the Comissão Intergestores Regional (CIR - Regional Interagency Commission) of a health region of the state of Sao Paulo in Brazil. Representatives from seven member cities participated in seven workshops facilitated by the researchers, with the aim of assessing a specific problem of the care line, which would be used as a tracer of the system integrality...
August 4, 2016: Revista de Saúde Pública
Tatiane Bonametti Veiga, Silvano da Silva Coutinho, Silvia Carla Silva Andre, Adriana Aparecida Mendes, Angela Maria Magosso Takayanagui
OBJECTIVE: to prepare a list of sustainability indicators in the health dimension, for urban solid waste management. METHODS: a descriptive and exploratory study performed jointly with 52 solid waste specialists, using a three-steps Delphi technique, and a scale measuring the degree of importance for agreement among the researchers in this area. RESULTS: the subjects under study were 92,3% PhD's concentrated in the age group from 30 to 40 years old (32,7%) and 51% were men...
August 8, 2016: Revista Latino-americana de Enfermagem
Rika Miyahara Kobayashi, Maria Madalena Januário Leite
OBJECTIVE: To identify the perception of the coordinators of the Specialization Courses in Cardiovascular Nursing about inserting content from Information and Communication Technology (ICT) and analyze them in relation to the technological competencies and regarding its applicability, relevance and importance in assisting, teaching and management. METHOD: Descriptive study with 10 coordinators of the Specialization course in Cardiologic Nursing, who replied to the questionnaire for the development of technological competency adapted from the Technology Initiative Guidelines Education Reforms (TIGER), and analyzed using the Delphi technique for obtaining consensus and scored according to the relevance, pertinence and applicability using Likert scale according to degree of agreement...
December 2015: Revista da Escola de Enfermagem da U S P
Daniele Merisio Raimundi, Francieli Furtado Ferreira, Fernanda Cristina Aguiar Lima, Valeria de Carvalho Araújo Siqueira
OBJECTIVE: to know the practice of the Family Clinic in Cuiaba and its relationship with the precepts of the expanded clinic, from the perspective of the service nurses. METHOD: qualitative descriptive research, data collection with semi-structured interviews and results analyzed according to the method of thematic content analysis. RESULTS: for nurses working in the service, this assumes a differentiated and innovative proposal, which seeks to correlate with shared management in its three spheres...
June 2016: Revista da Escola de Enfermagem da U S P
Érika Chediak Mori, Alessandra Vitorino Naghettini
UNLABELLED: Considering the worker's health one of the Unified Health System (SUS) tasks, the Primary Health Care (PHC) and the Family Health Strategy (FHS) play an important role in the development of health actions in the field health-work. In Brazil, where the number of informal and domiciled jobs is high, the FHS becomes a reference in the workers' health actions. Therefore, if the FHS is not attentive to the relation between professional occupation and disease, several diseases that affect workers can overload the system without obtaining a cure...
June 2016: Revista da Escola de Enfermagem da U S P
Paulina Kurcgant, Andrea Rodrigues Passos, Juliana Macedo Lima de Oliveira, Irene Mari Pereira, Taiza Florêncio Costa
Objective Measure absenteeism among nurses and nursing technicians/aides in three hospitals and explore possible management decisions by nursing managers to deal with it. Method Quantitative, qualitative study. In the qualitative stage, monthly rates, annual average and overall rates of absenteeism were measured among nurses and nursing technicians/aides from 12 service units in the hospitals, over 12 months, according to the equation proposed by the Support Center for Hospital Management (NAGEH - Núcleo de Apoio à Gestão Hospitalar)...
December 2015: Revista da Escola de Enfermagem da U S P
G V Brito
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November 2015: Value in Health: the Journal of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research
Laianna Victoria Santiago Silva, Patrícia Sayuri de Lima Tanaka, Maria Raquel Gomes Maia Pires
OBJECTIVES: To analyze the learning built during the matches of the games by students of the subject Gestão de Políticas Públicas em Saúde at the Universidade de Brasília. METHOD: Exploratory, descriptive research, in a qualitative approach, with 26 students from various graduation courses in health, using a questionnaire and participant observation. RESULTS: Participants reinvented rules, related issues addressed in the games to the reality, interacted with colleagues and had fun throughout the match...
January 2015: Revista Brasileira de Enfermagem
Eduardo Passos, Thais Mikie de Carvalho Otanari, Bruno Ferrari Emerich, Lorena Guerini
The theme of users' rights has become a central issue in contemporary debate on mental health. Drawing from the experiences of "Comitê Cidadão" (Citizen Committee), consisting of users and family members in an international research alliance between Brazil and Canada, an attempt is made to discuss the effects of the experience of co-management of the so-called Autonomous Medication Administration (GAM - Gestão Autônoma da Medicação) participatory research project on these individuals. By means of a detailed description of the background of the Committee and interviews and analysis of the voice transcriptions of its members, the problems raised by the relation of dialogue between scientific knowledge and users' knowledge are examined in a methodological approach of participatory research...
October 2013: Ciência & Saúde Coletiva
Glaucio de Oliveira Nangino, Cláudio Dornas de Oliveira, Paulo César Correia, Noelle de Melo Machado, Ana Thereza Barbosa Dias
OBJECTIVE: Infections in intensive care units are often associated with a high morbidity and mortality in addition to high costs. An analysis of these aspects can assist in optimizing the allocation of relevant financial resources. METHODS: This retrospective study analyzed the hospital administration and quality in intensive care medical databases [Sistema de Gestão Hospitalar (SGH)] and RM Janus®. A cost analysis was performed by evaluating the medical products and materials used in direct medical care...
December 2012: Revista Brasileira de Terapia Intensiva
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December 2011: Revista de Saúde Pública
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June 2008: Revista de Saúde Pública
Filipe Froes
OBJECTIVE: To characterise the incidence and mortality in adult inpatients with community-acquired pneumonia at a global and regional level in mainland Portugal. PATIENTS AND METHODS: We used the clinical database belonging to the Ministry of Health's Instituto de Gestão e Informática Financeira (Institute of Financial Management and Informatics), which contains the encoded information from the discharge letters from all hospitalisations at National Health Service institutions in mainland Portugal...
May 2003: Revista Portuguesa de Pneumologia
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