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 DeCS Categories

M01 Persons .
M01.526 Occupational Groups .
M01.526.485 Health Personnel .
M01.526.485.650 Nurses .
M01.526.485.650.835 Nurses, Public Health .
N02 Health Care Facilities, Manpower, and Services .
N02.360 Health Personnel .
N02.360.650 Nurses .
N02.360.650.835 Nurses, Public Health .
N03 Health Care Economics and Organizations .
N03.540 Organizations .
N03.540.828 Societies .
N03.540.828.052 American Public Health Association .
SP1 Health Policy, Planning and Management .
SP1.001 Public Health Policy .
SP1.001.012 Health Systems .
SP1.001.012.010 National Health Systems .
SP1. Unified Health System .
SP2 Health Care (Public Health) .
SP2.021 Health Promotion .
SP2.021.177 Healthy City .
SP4 Environmental Health .
SP4.001 Health .
SP4.001.027 Sanitation .
SP4.001.027.253 Urban Sanitation .
SP4. Healthy City .
SP5 Epidemiology and Biostatistics .
SP5.001 Epidemiology .
SP5.001.047 Uses of Epidemiology .
SP9 Health Law .
SP9.160 Social Welfare .
SP9.160.030 Unified Health System .
SP9.160.030.030 Health Surveillance .
VS1 Health Surveillance System .
VS1.001 National Policy of Health Surveillance .
VS1.001.001 National Health Surveillance System .
 Synonyms & Historicals
Unified Health System .
Brazilian Unified Health System .
Brazilian Unified National Health System .
Single Health System .
Single Health Care System .
Unified Health Care System .
Unified Healthcare System .
National Health System (BR) .
Public Health System (BR) .
In Brazil, it is the package/set of health actions and services delivered by public federal, State and municipal organizations and institutions, direct or indirectly managed by government foundations, including the public federal, state and municipal institutions for quality control, research and production of raw materials, medications, blood and blood derivatives, and health equipment. (Law 808 of September 19, 1990 - Organic Health Law, Brazil) .
National Health Surveillance System .
The set of actions defined by law, run by institutions of direct and indirect public administration of the country, states or municipalities engaged in activities of regulation, standardization, control and supervision in the area of ​​health surveillance. .
Health Law .
Public Health Law .
Interdisciplinary study that approximates health and legal issues. Expression also refers to the totality of LEGAL RULES that define the means to accomplish HEALTH RIGHTS. .
Healthy City .
Healthy Municipality .
A healthy city is one that continually creates and improves its physical and social environments and expands the community resources that enable people to mutually support each other in performing all the functions of life and developing to their maximum potential. ( .
Health Surveillance .
Health Control .
Sanitary Surveillance .
Sanitary Vigilance .
Sanitation Vigilance .
A set of measures that are capable of eliminating, reducing or preventing health risks and of intervening in sanitation problems resulting from the environment, production and transportation of goods and the rendering of services that are of interest to health. Note: Health surveillance (or sanitation, or vigilance) includes: (i) control of consumption goods that are directly or indirectly related to health, in all stages of production and consumption; (ii) control over the rending of services that are directly or indirectly related to health (Law 8080 of September 19, 1990, Brazil). .
Nurses, Public Health .
Nurse, Public Health .
Public Health Nurse .
Public Health Nurses .
Nurses whose goal is to improve health and quality of life in a population or community through the prevention and treatment of disease and other physical and mental health conditions, the surveillance of cases and health indicators, and the promotion of healthy behaviors through public education and awareness. .
Uses of Epidemiology .
Practical use of knowledge originated from epidemiological studies dealing identification and investigation of health problems, monitoring the health status of a population, setting priorities in health and/or evaluation of interventions, programs and services results. .
American Public Health Association .
Professional organization concerned with issues affecting personal and environmental health, including federal and state funding for health programs, programs related to chronic and infectious diseases, and professional education in public health. .
Public Health Policy .
Government Policies and Organization .
Public Health Policies .
Health Public Policy .
Health Public Policies .
Set of actions, legal and budgetary framework generated by the procedure and government institutions. They are legitimized through laws or regulations and promote changes in behavior of institutions and individuals in relation to a sectoral or thematic issue. (Free translation from the original: DUNN W.N. About public policy analysis ; a introduction. New Jersey; Prentice Hall, 1993) .