Ciência & Saúde Coletiva
Print version ISSN 1413-8123
FRANCA, José Rivaldo Melo de and COSTA, Nilson do Rosário. The dynamic binding of resources for health in Brazil: 1995 to 2004. Ciênc. saúde coletiva [online]. 2011, vol.16, n.1, pp. 241-257. ISSN 1413-8123. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S1413-81232011000100027.
The aim of this study is to discuss the Brazilian Federal participation in the financing health sector from 1995 to 2004, having the basis the resources of the institutional initiatives related to the indexation of expenses, considering the macroeconomic adjustment practiced in that period and the institutions role to protect the cash flow. Examining the performances of the institutional mechanism actually adopted with the purpose of guarantee the flow regularity and extension of the values, by the analisys of the Temporary Contribution on the Financial Movement (TCFM) and the Constitutional Amendment Number 29 (CA 29) whose initiatives has their efficiency questioned. It demonstrates the impact of the destination of such measures from the statistics analysis of the use of the resources of the TCFM regarding its levies and the indexation of Union resources effects measures from the CA 29 before and after the application of its determinations.
Keywords : Health financing; Institutional protection; Resources linking.