RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - One in four Brazilians failed to receive health care on their first attempt. This is shown in the new IBGE (Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics) National Health Survey (PNS), released on Friday morning, September 4th.
According to the survey, of the 39 million people who sought health care in the two weeks prior to the interview date, 26.4 percent failed to access care on the first try . . .