By Chesney Hearst, Senior Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – An additional 2,808 foreign doctors will arrive in Brazil this week, President Dilma Rousseff announced via her personal account on microblogging platform Twitter on Saturday, November 9th. The doctors will join the other health professionals who began entering the country in July in order to take part in the government's Programa Mais Médicos ("More Doctors Program").
"Currently, there are 3,663 physicians participating in the More Doctors Program. They benefit 12.8 million Brazilians," said Rousseff. "These . . .