Ministry of Health approves R $ 155,8 thousand to university hospitals in the North

University Hospital Getulio Vargas, located in Manaus (AM), You receive R $ 62,4 one thousand.
05/07/2016 11h52 - Updated 5/07/2016 11h53
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university hospitals in the northern region received reinforcement of R $ 155,8 thousand of the Ministry of Health for the expansion and qualification of care provided by the Unified Health System (THEIR). The resources are available and can be used for quality of care and increase the population's access to services. Two states are being awarded a total of three benefit hospitals, including the University Hospital Getulio Vargas, located in Manaus (AM), which will receive R $ 62,4 one thousand.

Federal funds were released by the National Programme for Restructuring of Federal University Hospitals (REHUF). developed from 2010 in partnership with the Ministry of Education and the Brazilian Company of Hospital Services (EBSERH), the REHUF already enabled investment of approximately R $ 3 billion in university hospitals, only by the Ministry of Health. Thereby, maintainers universities of these institutions gain greater budgetary capacity to stimulate educational opportunities, research and quality care.

Approved in the budget law, the amounts are paid by the Ministry of Health, in a lump sum, for universities that have proven compliance with quality goals related to size and service profile, management capacity, development of research and teaching and integration to SUS network. Credits for universities were guaranteed by ordinances 832/16, 3015/15, 2458/13 e 2586/13, contained in Official Gazette. The payments were made by the National Health Fund on the last day 30 of June.

According to the Minister of Health, Ricardo Barros, the amount will enable the population greater access to services offered by the units and structuring of its activities. "The university hospitals have a mission to be a place of education while performing hospital and outpatient procedures. The transfer of these funds will qualify the knowledge and, resulting in higher quality and supply of care by SUS ", highlighted.

In 2015, They were performed over 23 million outpatient visits and hospitalizations by university hospitals in the country, resulting in an investment of R $ 828,3 million from the Ministry of Health to fund these services.

REHUF – From 2010 a 2015, the Ministry of Health transferred over R $ 2,6 billion to 49 university hospitals across the country enrolled in REHUF. Last year, were additional $ 344 million to such establishments, and another R $ 1,4 billion of incentives to those units. Besides being applied in research and improving the quality of management and service, the REHUF can also be used for renovations and the purchase of medical materials, among other actions, as needed and the planning of the institution. The transfers released this year have already surpassed R $ 360 millions.





Total: 155.893,38

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