PRIMARY HEALTH CARE ACTIONS IN NATURAL DISASTERS

ACCIONES DE LA ATENCIÓN PRIMARIA DE SALUD EN DESASTRES NATURALES

Gisele Cristina Manfrini Raiza Santos Treich Pamela Camila Fernandes Rumor Adriana Bitencourt Magagnin María Arcaya Moncada Janaina Rocha Furtado About the authors

ABSTRACT

Objective:

to identify in the national and international literature Primary Health Care actions in natural disasters.

Method:

an integrative literature review, which included 24 original surveys between 2006 and 2018 on natural disasters.

Results:

a qualitative analysis of the studies included primary care actions in the prevention and mitigation, preparation, response, and disaster recovery phases.

Conclusion:

Primary Health Care actions involve multidisciplinary teams, the community and families in the territory in which the teams operate, articulation in a network of intersectoral services, in managerial and educational dimensions to implement effective plans for disaster situations.

DESCRIPTORS:
Disasters; Natural disasters; Risk management; Health management; Primary health care

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