Order 3466/2014. D.R. 44, Series II of 2014-03-04

Ministry of Health – Office of the Minister

Designates the graduate Maria do Carmo Carvalho to join the joint monitoring committee referred to in clause XII of the Protocol signed between the Ministry of Health and the “União das Misericórdias Portuguesas”.

Order 3575/2014. D.R. 46, Series II of 2014-03-06

Ministries of Economy and Health – Offices of the Deputy Secretary of State and of Economy and Health

Suspends the prices of the reagents (test strips) to determine glycemia, ketonemia and ketonuria, and the prices of the needles, syringes lancets for people with diabetes, that result from the application of paragraphs 1 to 6 of Order 4294-A/2013 of March 20, 2013, of the Secretaries of State for Entrepreneurship, Competitiveness and Innovation and Health.

Order 3756/2014. D.R. 49, Series II of 2014-03-11

Ministry of Health – Office of the Secretary of State for Health

Establishes provisions aimed at extending the early detection of colorectal cancer.

Order 3851/2014. D.R. 50, Series II of 2014-03-12

Ministry of Health – Office of the Secretary of State for Health

Determines the authorized treatment centers for the ambulatory follow-up of adult patients diagnosed with Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension and sets that the applicable prices are due to different therapeutic aspects and stages of the illness.

Order 3926/2014. D.R. 51, Series II of 2014-03-13

Ministries  of  Health  and  Education  and  Science  –  Offices  of  the Secretary of State for Health and the Secretary of State for Science

Establishes the number of internal doctors to whom the status of internal doctoral candidates can be recognized and defines the priority areas to consider in 2014.

Order 4085-A/2014. D.R. 53, Supplement, Series II of 2014-03-17 Ministry of Health – Office of the Secretary of State for Health

Establishes the timeline and additional provisions for the implementation of the performance evaluation of the Public Administration workers (SIADAP 3) to workers integrated in the special medical career.

Order 4355/2014. D.R. 59, Series II of 2014-03-25

Ministry of Health – General Directorate for Health

Determines the methods of epidemiological and microbiological surveillance.

Order 4520/2014. D.R. 61, Series II of 2014-03-27

Ministry of Health – General Directorate for Health

Establishes the regulation for the organization of the activities of the publ ic, private or social sector entities within the network of epidemiological surveillance for prevention and control of transmissible diseases and other public health risks.

Order 5681-A/2014. D.R. 82, Supplement, Series II of 2014-03-29

Ministry of Health – General Directorate for Health

Mandatory notification of transmissible diseases and other public health risks.

Clinical Research

Law 21/2014. D.R. 75, Series I of 2014-04-16

Parliament

Approves the Law for Clinical Research.

Medicinal Products

Order 4742/2014. D.R. 65, Series II of 2014-04-02

Ministry of Health – Office of the Secretary of State for Health

Approves the pharmacotherapeutic classification for medicinal products.

National Health Service

Constitutional Court

As a result of the illegitimacy of the applicants, the Constitutional Court does not take into account the request for declaration of unconstitutionality, with general mandatory force, of the Regional Regulatory Decree 6/2012/M; It declares the illegality, with general mandatory force, of the rules provided by the Regional Regulatory Decree 6/2012/M (which regulates the users’ access to the benefits of the National Health Service with regard to the user fees, and to the implementation of the special benefits scheme).

Law 15/2014. D.R. 57, Series I of 2014-03-21

Parliament

It consolidates the legislation regarding the rights and obligations of the health services user.

Order 82/2014. D.R. 71, Series I of 2014-04-10

Ministry of Health

Establishes the criteria for  categorizing the National Health Service (SNS) services and facilities, in accordance with the nature of their responsibilities and the medical areas practiced, and the positioning of the hospital network and proceeds with their classification.

Public Procurement Contracts

Order 3754/2014. D.R. 49, Series II of 2014-03-11

Ministry of Health – Office of the Secretary of State for Health

Amends number 3 of Order 15327/2013, of 15th November 2013, published in D.R., Series II, no. 228, of 25th November 2013 (Public Procurement Contracts for the supply of implantable cardioverter defibrillators systems).

Order 3755/2014. D.R. 49, Series II of 2014-03-11

Ministry of Health – Office of the Secretary of State for Health

Amends number 3 of Order 16207/2013, of 3rd December, published in D.R., Series II, no. 242, of 13th December 2013 (Public Procurement Contracts for the supply of stents).

Order 4353/2014. D.R. 59, Series II of 2014-03-25

Ministry of Health – Office of the Secretary of State for Health

Establishes provisions under the Ministry of Health, E.P.E (SPMS, E.P.E.) Shared Services, relating to the public procurement contracts (CPA), which determine the conditions for Pacemakers Systems.

Order 4354/2014. D.R. 59, Series II of 2014-03-25

Ministry of Health – Office of the Secretary of State for Health

Establishes provisions under the Ministry of Health, E.P.E (SPMS, E.P.E.) Shared Services, relating to the public procurement contracts ( CPA), which determine the supply conditions for oral, prophylactic and mechanical contraceptives.

Order 4632/2014. D.R. 63, Series II of 2014-03-31

Ministry of Health – Office of the Secretary of State for Health

Establishes provisions under the Ministry of Health, E.P.E (SPMS, E.P.E.) Shared Services, relating to the public procurement contracts (CPA), which determine the supply conditions for recombinant coagulation factors.

Reimbursement of Medicinal Products

Order 78/2014. D.R. 66, Series I of 2014-04-03

Ministry of Health

Amends for the Sixth time Order 924-A/2010, of 17th September,  which defines the pharmacotherapeutic groups and subgroups, that integrate the various levels of State reimbursement in regard to the price of medicinal products.

Order 5635-A/2014. D.R. 81, Supplement, Series II of 2014-04-28

Ministry of Health – Office of the Secretary of State for Health

Determines the reimbursement by Grade A of the medicinal products intended for patients with ichthyosis.

National Institute for Medical Emergencies, I.P. (INEM, I.P.

Resolution 615/2014. D.R. 44, Series II of 2014-03-04

Ministry of Health – National Institute for Medical Emergencies, I.P.

Distribution of responsibilities regarding the generic coordination and management of the regional delegations, departments and offices of t he National Institute for Medical Emergencies, I.P. (INEM, I.P.), as well as the delegation of powers.

Resolution 909/2014. D.R. 71, Series II of 2014-04-10

Ministry of Health – National Institute for Medical Emergencies, I.P.

Distribution of responsibilities regarding the generic coordination and management of the regional delegations, departments and offices of the National Institute for Medical Emergencies, I.P. (INEM, I.P.), as well as the delegation of powers.

Order 3575/2014. D.R. 46, Series II of 2014-03-06

Ministries of Economy and Health – Office of the Deputy Secretary of State and for the Minister for Health

Defines the pre-hospital means of emergency regarding INEM’s – National Institute for Medical Emergencies, I.P., advanced and immediate life support acting under Integrated Medical Emergency System, and the general basis of its integration into the emergency services network. Repeals Order 14898/2011, published in D.R. 211, 2nd Series, of 3rd November.

INFARMED

Resolution 939/2014. D.R. 75, Series II of 2014-04-16

Ministry of Health – INFARMED – National Authority for Medication and Health Products, I.P.

Approves the form of notice, to address to INFARMED, I.P., and the guidelines for the reprocessing of single-use medical devices by competent National Health Service facility or service.

Resolution 940/2014. D.R. 75, Series II of 2014-04-16

Ministry of Health – INFARMED – National Authority for Medication and Health Products, I.P.

Raffle regulation regarding situations where there is more tha n a pre-selected candidate for the tender for the opening of a new pharmacy, draw situations verified in conflicting requests the transfer of pharmacy location and for the procedures for the installation of pharmaceutical services.

Inspection Commission for Dialysis Units

Resolution 1002/2014. D.R. 82, Series II of 2014-04-29

Ministry of Health – Regional Health Administration of Lisbon and Tagus Valley, I.P.

Licensing  of  private  dialysis  healthcare  units  -  constitution  of  the  inspection commission for Dialysis Units (CVUD) – Order 347/2013, of 28th November.

Modeling Program Regulation

Order 80/2014. D.R. 70, Series I of 2014-04-09

Ministry of Health

Third  amendment  to  the  Modeling  Program  Regulation,  approved  by  Order 376/2008 of 23rd May.

Hospital Group Portuguese Institute of Oncology Francisco Gentil Order 76-B/2014. D.R. 60, Supplement, Series I of 2014-04-26

Ministry of Health

Creates the Hospital Group Portuguese Institute of Oncology Francisco Gentil and establishes its functioning and organization system.

Transplants

Order 76/2014. D.R. 57, Series I of 2014-03-21 Ministry of Health

Regulates the terms under which the units of harvesting and transplantation of organs should be authorized, as well as its processing method and all the requirements t hat must accompany requests for authorization of such activities.