Brazil’s Health Ministry Says More than 96% of Mais Médicos Jobs Filled

The Ministry of Health reports that 8,230 healthcare professionals are already assigned to various municipalities for immediate work.

By Jay Forte, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANIERO, BRAZIL - The Ministry of Health in Brazil reported yesterday (November 25th) that 96.6 percent of the doctor positions left open in the Mais Médicos (More Doctors) program have been filled. This follows the announcement two weeks ago by Cuba that it will not continue in the program and would recall their healthcare professionals.

The reason given for the recall was a reaction to the new requirements announced by President-elect Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?