Health Systems at Different Levels of Development

Objectives

Global goals:
1.Identify the challenges and opportunities facing HSS in countries at different levels of development;
2.Reflect on the main topics covered by the literature on the development and weaknesses of health service systems (HSS);
3.Participate in debates on the concept of fragile or robust HSS;
4.Critically analyze some of the theories on SSS development;
5.Trying to understand how the global economic architecture and global health agendas contribute to strengthening or weakening health systems at the national level;
6.Relate the topic under study with the current pandemic situation;
7.Address methodological aspects in the elaboration of research projects on the topics covered.

General characterization

Code

5788021

Credits

4

Responsible teacher

Paulo Ferrinho

Hours

Weekly - 10,5

Total - 30

Teaching language

Portuguese

Prerequisites

Not applicable

Bibliography

• Gustavo Bonin Gava y Hugo Miguel Oliveira Rodrigues Dias (2020): “A agenda de reformas para os sistemas de saúde: uma análise das propostas das agências internacionais”, Revista Observatorio de la Economía Latinoamericana, ISSN: 1696-8352, (agosto 2020). En línea: https://www.eumed.net/rev/oel/2020/08/sistemas-saude.html;
• Machado Cristiani Vieira. Políticas de Saúde na Argentina, Brasil e México: diferentes caminhos, muitos desafios. Ciênc. saúde coletiva [Internet]. 2018 Jul [citado 2021 Fev 15];23(7): 2197-2212. https://doi.org/10.1590/1413-81232018237.08362018.
• OECD/The World Bank (2020), Panorama de la Salud: Latinoamérica y el Caribe 2020, OECD Publishing, Paris, https://doi.org/10.1787/740f9640-es.
• P. M. Buss, L.E. Fonseca (orgs). Diplomacia da Saúde e Covid -1º: reflexões a meio caminho. Rio de Janeiro: Observatório Covid 19 Fiocruz; Editora FIOCRUZ, 2020, 360 p. Informação para ação na Covid-19 series. ISBN: 978-65-5708-029-0. https://doi.org/10.7476/9786557080290.
• Buss, PM; Alcazar, S; Galvão, LA. Pandemia pela Covid-19 e multilateralismo: reflexões a meio do caminho. Estudos Avançados 34 (99): 45-64, 2020. DOI: 10.1590/s0103-4014.2020.3499.004 Acesso: https://www.scielo.br/pdf/ea/v34n99/1806-9592-ea-34-99-45.pdf
• Buss PM; Galvão LAC; Alcázar, S. Multilateralismo em movimento, face à pandemia de Covid-19. Centro de Estudos Estratégicos blog [Internet], 26 nov 2020. Acesso: https://cee.fiocruz.br/?q=node/1290
• F.P.C. de Barros, Z. Hartz, P. Ferrinho (orgs.), O enfrentamento da COVID-19 nos países da CPLP (Comunidade dos Países de Língua Portuguesa), Conselho Nacional de Secretários de Saúde, Brasília, Brasil (2020). https://www.conass.org.br/biblioteca/o-enfrentamento-da-covid-19-nos-paises-da-comunidade-dos-paises-de-lingua-portuguesa-cplp/
• F.P.C. de Barros, Z. Hartz, P. Ferrinho (orgs.), O enfrentamento da COVID-19 nos países da CPLP (Comunidade dos Países de Língua Portuguesa), Conselho Nacional de Secretários de Saúde, Brasília, Brasil (2020). https://www.conass.org.br/biblioteca/o-enfrentamento-da-covid-19-nos-paises-da-comunidade-dos-paises-de-lingua-portuguesa-cplp/

Teaching method

T - Teaching: expository, student presentations, discussion in a virtual classroom;
OT - Support for students as part of the preparation of posters and debates.
Description of the debates:
To be specified after registration is closed.

Evaluation method

Evaluation: Active, reflective1 and informed participation in sessions III, IV, V, VI and in the debate sessions (20% for participation in each session).

Subject matter

I. Concept of fragility of health systems;
II. Levels of development of health systems - theoretical approaches;
III. Levels of development of Latin American health systems;
IV. Impact of global economic architecture and global health agendas;
V. Levels of development of African health systems;
VI. Levels of development of European health systems.

Programs

Programs where the course is taught: