Social security’s subsystems in the context of health care

Law 30/2014. D.R. 95, Series I of 2014-05-19

Parliament

Proceeds to the eleventh amendment to Decree-Law 118/83, of 25th February, and to the third amendment to Decree-Laws 158/2005, of 20th September, and 167/2005, of 23rd September, altering the value of the discounts to be made in relation to the social security’s subsystems in the context of health care, in particular to the General Directorate for Social Security of Civil Servants, to the National Republican Guard and Public Security Police sickness benefits and to the Armed Forces sickness benefits.

Food Safety Commission

Order 5801/2014. D.R. 84, Series II of 2014-05-02

Ministries of Economy, of Agriculture and Sea and of Health – Offices of the Minister for Economy, of the Minister for Agriculture and Sea and of the Minister for Health

The Food Safety Commission is created, with the aim of defining the policies strategy for food safety, animal protection and animal health, plant protection and plant health .

Living Will

Resolution 96/2014. D.R. 85, Series I of 2014-05-05

Ministry of Health

Regulates the organization and functioning of the Living Will National Register.

Resolution 104/2014. D.R. 93, Series I of 2014-05-15

Ministry of Health

Approves the model for the advance health care directives.

INEM

Order 6002/2014. D.R. 88, Series II of 2014-05-08

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

Allocation of responsibilities regarding general coordination and management of the departments and offices of INEM and delegation of powers.

Order 6048/2014. D.R. 89, Series II of 2014-05-09

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

Allocation of responsibilities regarding general coordination and management of the regional delegations, departments and offices, and delegat ion of powers.

Public Procurement Contracts

Order 6048/2014. D.R. 89, Series II of 2014-05-09

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

Establishes provisions under the Ministry of Health Shared Services, E.P.E. (SPMS, E.P.E.), related to public procurement contracts which determine the conditions for the supply of medicinal products for the respiratory system.

Order 6723/2014. D.R. 98, Series II of 2014-05-22

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

Establishes provisions under the SPMS, E.P.E., related to public procurement contracts which determine the conditions for the supply of anesthetic medicinal products and Muscle Relaxants.

Order 6724/2014. D.R. 98, Series II of 2014-05-22

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

Establishes provisions under the SPMS, E.P.E., related to public procurement contracts which determine the conditions for the supply of Pain-killers, Antipyretics and Antidepressants.

Order 7444/2014. D.R. 109, Series II of 2014-06-06

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

Establishes provisions under the SPMS, E.P.E., related to public procurement contracts which determine the conditions for the supply of medical gases and other.

Order 6132/2014. D.R. 90, Series II of 2014-05-12

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

Establishes provisions under the SPMS, E.P.E., related to public procurement contracts which determine the conditions for the supply of anti -infective medical products: with the exception of antiviral and antifungal.

National Health Service

Regional Legislative Decree 4/2014/M. D.R. 90, Series I of 2014 -05-12

Autonomous Region of Madeira – Legislative Assembly

Implements, in the Autonomous Region of Madeira, the Decree-Law 113/2011, of 29th November, that regulates the access of users to benefits provided by the National Health Service with regard to the system of participation fees and to the implementation of the system of special benefits.

Order 8445/2014. D.R. 123, Series II of 2014-06-30

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

Strengthens the implementation of the strategy for a Telemedicine Network in the National Health Service.

Family Health Units (USF)

Order 6080-B/2014. D.R. 89, 2nd Supplement, Series II of 2014-05-09 Ministry of Finance and of Health – Offices of the Minister for State and for Finance and of the Minister for Health

Establishes  the  maximum  numbers  of  USFs  to  be  constituted  in  2014  and determines the maximum number of USFs that transit from model A to model B.

Private Healthcare Units

Resolution 111/2014. D.R. 99, Series I of 2014-05-23

Ministry of Health

First amendment to Resolution 291/2012, of 24th September, which establishes the minimum requirements regarding the organization and functioning, human resources and technical facilities for the private units that pursue activities in ambulatory surgery.

Health Centres Groups (ACES)

Resolution 112/2014. D.R. 99, Series I of 2014-05-23 Ministry of Health

Regulates the provision of primary work healthcare through ACES.

Armed Forces Hospital

Decree-Law 84/2014. D.R. 101, Series I of 2014-05-27 Ministry of National Defence

Creates the Armed Forces Hospital.

Medicinal Products

Decree-Law 87-A/2014. D.R. 104, 2nd Supplement, Series I of 2014-05-30 Ministry of Health

Proceeds  to  the  first  amendment  to  Decree-Law  19/2014,  of  5th   February, extending the deadline for the disposal of medicinal products.

Order 7486-A/2014. D.R. 109, Supplement, Series II of 2014-06-06 Ministries of Finance and of Health – Offices of the Deputy Secretary of State and for Budget and for Health

Determines that the payment of State contributions in the purchase of medicinal products by beneficiaries of the General Directorate for Social Security of Civil Servants (ADSE), is charged to the National Health System.

Hospital Reform

Order 7279-A/2014. D.R. 106, Supplement, Series II of 2014-06-03

Ministry of Health – Office of the Minister

Determines  the  preparation  of  a  Report  for  the  Coordination  of  the  Hospital Reform.

National Networks of Hospital and Referral Specialties

Resolution 123-A/2014. D.R. 116, Supplement, Series I of 2014-06-19 Ministry of Health

Determines the criteria for the establishment and revision of t he National Networks of Hospital and Referral Specialties, as well as the areas that they must cover.

Pediatric Palliative Care

Order 8286-A/2014. D.R. 120, Supplement, Series II of 2014-06-25 Ministry of Health – Office of the Deputy Secretary of State of the Minister for Health

Constitutes a working group for the creation of Pediatric Palliative Care.

National Commission of Pharmacy and Therapeutics

Order 8333/2014. D.R. 121, Series II of 2014-06-26

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

Determines new powers and new members for the National Commission of Pharmacy and Therapeutics.