Ciência & Saúde Coletiva
Print version ISSN 1413-8123
GONZALEZ, Martín Maximino León. Strategic health planning based on determinants: case of the municipality of Campo Bom, Rio Grande do Sul State. A methodological proposal for the decentralized management. Ciênc. saúde coletiva [online]. 2009, vol.14, suppl.1, pp.1587-1597. ISSN 1413-8123. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S1413-81232009000800032.
With the purpose to analyze the health strategic planning model based on determinants experienced in the municipality of Campo Bom, Rio Grande do Sul State, it was conducted an observational, qualitative study, of documental analysis as well as an evaluation of new process technologies in local health administration. This study contains an analysis of the methodological coherency and applicability of this model, based on the revision of the elaborated plans. The plans presented at Campo Bom case shows the possibility of integration and applicability at local level, of a health strategic planning model oriented to the new health concepts considering elements of different theoretical developments that enables the response to the most common local needs and situations. It was identified evolutional stages of health planning and analyzed integrative elements of the model and limitations of its application, pointing to the need of support the deepening on the study and the development of the field.
Keywords : Health Planning; Health Determinants; Health Management; Municipal Health Systems; Municipal Health Plans.