Bonfada, Diego; de Paiva Cavalcanti, José Rodolfo Lopes; de Araújo, Dayane Pessoa; Guimarães, Jacileide
January 2010
Journal of Nursing UFPE / Revista de Enfermagem UFPE;1/1/2010, Vol. 4 Issue 1, p389
Academic Journal
Objective: to reflect on the current dynamics of health services focusing on the importance of soft technologies such proposal to break with the curative hegemonic medical model. Methods: it was performed a literature review of author considered a basic reference for the theme. From this, was developed a theoretical discussion of the texts consulted with a view to support the discussion of soft technologies and production of health care. Results: we perceived that health services point to a fragmented practice, curative and appreciate the highly complex procedures, expertise and hard technologies and soft-hard to guarantee the quality of care. Conclusion: it is essential that the technological organization of work in health rescue the prioritization of the use of soft technologies to that can move forward in the consolidation of the quality of a health system. In this sense, universities and health institutions must act mutually pointing to the reality transformation.


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