[Health policies in Brazil in the 2000s: the national priority agenda].

@article{Machado2011HealthPI,
  title={[Health policies in Brazil in the 2000s: the national priority agenda].},
  author={Cristiani Vieira Machado and Tatiana Wargas de Faria Baptista and Carolina Nogueira},
  journal={Cadernos de saude publica},
  year={2011},
  volume={27 3},
  pages={521-32}
}
This article analyzes Brazilian national health priorities from 2003 to 2008 under the Lula Administration. The study included a literature review, document analysis, and interviews with Federal health administrators. Four priorities were identified on the national health agenda: the Family Health Program, Smiling Brazil, Mobile Emergency Services, and the Popular Pharmacy Program. The first is a policy with high institutional density launched by the previous Administration, constituting an… CONTINUE READING