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Bulletin Health Systems and Services - PAHO - November 2019

2 December, 2019

Bulletin Health Systems and Services - PAHO - October 2019

1 November, 2019

Bulletin Health Systems and Services - PAHO - HSS Special Edition Bulletin #CD57 2019

HSS Special Edition Bulletin #CD57 2019

Bulletin Health Systems and Services - PAHO - September 2019

27 September, 2019

Bulletin Health Systems and Services - PAHO - August 2019

30 August, 2019

Bulletin Health Systems and Services - PAHO - July 2019

31 July, 2019

Bulletin Health Systems and Services - PAHO - June 2019

28 June, 2019

Bulletin Health Systems and Services - PAHO - May 2019

3 June, 2019

Bulletin Health Systems and Services - PAHO - April 2019

30 April, 2019

“Universal Health care in 21st century Americas” The Lancet, (April 20, 2019)

Bulletin Health Systems and Services - PAHO - Special Edition - World Health Day 2019

Special Edition - World Health Day 2019
18 April, 2019

World Health Day: PAHO calls for equitable access to health care

This year’s campaign calls for all people to receive integrated, quality health care at the heart of the community. On April 9, PAHO will present a report in Mexico with recommendations on achieving universal health.

Washington, DC, 3 April 2019 (PAHO)- Millions of people in the world still lack access to health care and many are forced to choose between spending on health and other daily expenses. It is estimated that in the Americas around one third of the population lacks access to health care. In the framework of World Health Day, the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) is calling for equitable access to comprehensive and quality health care.

Bulletin Health Systems and Services - PAHO - March 2019

March 28, 2019

Bulletin Health Systems and Services - PAHO - February 2019

February 28, 2019

Bulletin Health Systems and Services - PAHO - January 2019

January 31, 2019

Bulletin Health Systems and Services - PAHO - December 2018

December 28, 2018

Bulletin Health Systems and Services - PAHO - November 2018

December 4, 2018

Bulletin Health Systems and Services - PAHO - October 2018

November 1, 2018

New global commitment to Primary Health Care for all at Astana Conference

Declaration of Astana charts course to achieve universal health coverage, 40 years since declaration on primary health care in Alma-Ata
 
Astana, Kazakhstan, 25 October 2018 (WHO/PAHO) – Countries around the globe today signed the Declaration of Astana, vowing to strengthen their primary health care systems as an essential step toward achieving universal health coverage. The Declaration of Astana reaffirms the historic 1978 Declaration of Alma-Ata, the first time world leaders committed to primary health care.
 

Bulletin Health Systems and Services - PAHO - September 2018

October 3, 2018

New PAHO plan aims to reduce a shortage of nearly 800,000 health workers in the Region of the Americas

The Region’s health ministers agree to guidelines for the development of policies and plans for human resources, better worker distribution and retention, and training for family and community health specialists.

Washington, D.C., 26 September 2018 (PAHO/WHO)—Health authorities from the countries and territories of the Region of the Americas yesterday agreed on a new plan to reduce a shortfall of 800,000 health workers needed to meet the current needs of the Region’s health systems. The agreement was reached during the 56th Directing Council of the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO).

Bulletin Health Systems and Services - PAHO - August 2018

September 5, 2018

Subregional Dialogue on Health Financing 
PAHO held a Subregional Dialogue on Health Financing in the Caribbean, on Aug. 28-29, 2018 in Barbados, as part of the CARICOM Member States commitment to advance towards Universal Health. The Dialogue focused on health financing arrangements and creating fiscal space for health. Read more

New visual theme of the Regional Portal of the Virtual Campus for Public Health

The Virtual Campus for Public Health has a new visual interface for the Regional Portal.

New features:

  • More simple, attractive, fast, comfortable and friendly for navigation.
  • Adaptable to all devices.
  • A new section were you will find courses grouped according to thematic areas.
  • A new category to find subregional and country courses.
  • Possibility for the user to change to the previous theme.

Bulletin Health Systems and Services - PAHO - July 2018

July 31, 2018

The Regional Base of Health Technology Assessment Reports in Americas reaches 1,000 reports
The Regional Base of Health Technology Assessment Reports in the Americas (BRISA) reached 1,000 reports produced by member organizations of the Regional Network of Health Technology Assessments for the Americas (RedETSA). Read more

New course to improve nutrition programs in Latin America and the Caribbean

Washington, D.C., July 25, 2018 (PAHO/Yale/GW) – A new course developed by the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), the George Washington University’s Milken Institute School of Public Health, and the Yale School of Public Health, with financing from the Government of Canada, aims to improve nutrition programs in Latin America and the Caribbean and prevent malnutrition in all its forms.

The course, “Evaluation and Quality Assurance of Nutrition Programs”, a mixed online/on-site course, began this month on the PAHO Virtual Campus for Public Health.

A total of 35 professionals from the Ministries of Health of Guatemala, Colombia, Ecuador, and Peru were selected to take part in this initial four-month training, which includes a one-week on-site workshop in Ecuador in December 2018.

Bulletin Health Systems and Services - PAHO - June 2018

July 2, 2018

PAHO Executive Committee approves the proposal Plan of Action on Human Resources for Universal Health
The Executive Committee of the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) approved the proposal Plan of Action on Human Resources for Universal Access to Health and Universal Health Coverage 2018-2023. Read more

Competition for selection of participants to the OER Regional Workshop under the CRICS10 Congress, São Paulo 2018

The OER is a technical cooperation initiative of the Pan-American Health Organization (PAHO), conducted by the Virtual Campus for Public Health (VCHP) and BIREME.

Its purpose is to create a NETWORK of Open Educational Resources (OER) that may allow the production, publication, search, and utilization of learning objects for utilization throughout the Americas Region.

Bulletin Health Systems and Services - PAHO - May 2018

June 1, 2018

Webinar Interprofessional Education: from policies to practice in the region of the Americas

Interprofessional Education: from policies to practice in the region of the America

March 21, 2018
2:00 to 3:00 PM (EST)

Objectives: 

  • To contextualize governance models, shared resources, health and education policies and supportive management practices to determine the actions they might take to support interprofessional education practices.
  • To present practices experiences to implementing principles of the interprofessional education in the health and education policies and the benefits for health systems.

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More than 390,000 users enrolled in the Virtual Campus - Bulletin Health Systems and Services - PAHO - March 2018

March 5, 2018

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