Family Allowance Program and the follow-up of the conditions related to the health field

Abstract:

This article consolidates results from a research carried out in ten Brazilian cities. The research analyzed the dynamic of the follow-up of the conditions related to the health field of the Family Allowance Program. The central idea was to approach the variables that could affect the City Hall performance in managing the program, such as: population size, magnitude of the population to be attended, the structure and both the technical and managing capacity of the each one of the City Halls analyzed, the offer and organization of the Primary Health Care and sector arrangements.

Keywords:
Conditional cash transfer; Implementation; Family Allowance Program; Health; Conditions

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