Ciência & Saúde Coletiva
Print version ISSN 1413-8123
RIVERA, Francisco Javier Uribe and ARTMANN, Elizabeth. Planning and management in health: historical and tendencies based on a communicative view. Ciênc. saúde coletiva [online]. 2010, vol.15, n.5, pp. 2265-2274. ISSN 1413-8123. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S1413-81232010000500002.
This article aims to present a condensed overview of major trends in Brazil, establish a general taxonomy of models of health management and planning, based on the international scene and support the proposal for a communicative planning. In a context of democratization, argues for a pluralistic conception and concludes that the various currents, albeit with different perspectives and referrals theoretical and methodological dialogue in a process of mutual exchange and learning.
Keywords : Health planning; Communicative action; Public health.