Tecnologias e Equipamentos Hospitalares
Learning outcomes of the curricular unit
1- Know the information technologies in the field of interoperability and decision-making;
2 know the importance of the supply function in hospitals;
3- understand the processes of hospital logistics (supply and pharmacy);
4- Knowing the determinants of hospital architecture and ergonomics;
5- To transmit facilities and equipment development lines.
Weekly - Available soon
Total - 28
Requirements for frequency
GONÇALVES, J.F. – Gestão de Aprovisionamentos – Stocks, Revisão, Compras. Publindústria, 2002.
WHO (2015) - WHO compendium of innovative health technologies for low-resource settings 2011-2014.
WHO (2011) - Introduction to medical equipment inventory management. WHO Medical device technical series. WHO Library Cataloguing-in-Publication Data. ISBN 978 92 4 150139 2.
WHO (2011) - Health technology assessment of medical devices. WHO Medical device technical series. WHO Library Cataloguing-in-Publication Data. ISBN 978 92 4 150136 1.
Hospital architecture - http://www.e-architect.co.uk/hospital-buildings
Teaching methodologies (including evaluation)
The classes will be taught through oral exposure and case studies complemented with external visits.
The evaluation is based on an individual work (90%) as well as participation and attendance. The details of the evaluation are presented in the first session of the curricular unit.
Materials management, Procurement and Stocks-concepts and functions; Economic methods of Stocks Management, legislation; processes of hospital logistics; data interoperability; decision support systems; The hospital architecture - history and current challenges; Hospital ergonomics; Facilities and equipment in the field of efficiency.
Programs where the course is taught:
- Hospital Administration
- Health Economics
- Master in Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Health Research
- Master in Health Management
- Occupational Medicine
- Medicina do Trabalho
- Policy Management and Health Administration
- Continuing education program
- Health Promotion
- Master in Health Promotion
- Environmental and Occupacional Health
- Saúde, Higiene e Segurança do Trabalho
- Public Health
- Global Public Health