Rui Santana

 

 

1. Contacts

Phone number: 21 751 21 73

E-mail address: ruisantana@ensp.unl.pt

 

2. Areas of interest

·        Vertical integration of healthcare organizations

·        Healthcare financing

·        Costing methods for healthcare organizations

·        Risk adjustment

 

3. Academic background

·        Graduated in Business Management, Universidade de Évora (2000)

·        Pós-Graduation in Hospital Administration (2003) Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Escola Nacional de Saúde Pública.

·        Phd in Public Health (Health Administration) (2011), Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Escola Nacional de Saúde.

4. Teaching 

·        Assistant Professor, Department of Health Policy and Health Care Management.

·        Responsible for the following curricular units: Healthcare Financing and Financial Analysis, Management Resources and Costing Methods for Healthcare Organizations (optional).

5. Research activities  

·        Redesign healthcare financing in Azores Region.

·        Impact of creating Local Health Units in Portugal (Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, 2015-2016).

6. Recent Publications

·        Lopes S, Fernandes O, Moita B, Sarmento J, Marques AP, Santana R. Can vertical integration reduce hospital admissions? A diference in diference method. Medical Care 55: 5 May 2017.

·        Macedo A, Ramos P, Hernandez-Moreno L, Cima J, Baptista A, Marques A, Massof R, Santana R. Visual and health outcomes, measured with the activity inventory and the EQ-5D, in visual impairment. Acta Ophtalmologica Version of Record online: 30 MAR 2017 | DOI: 10.1111/aos.13430

·        Dantas I, Santana R, Sarmento J, Aguiar P. Impact of multiple chronic conditions on hospitalizations for ambulatory care sensitive conditions. BMC Health Serv Res. 2016; 16: 348. Published online 2016 Aug 4. doi:  10.1186/s12913-016-1584-2

·        Tello J, Santana R, Sarmento J, Gonçalves R, Lourenço A, Mosca I, Satylganova A, Ambulatory care sensitive conditions in Portugal. Copenhagen: Regional Office for Europe. World Health Organization. Escola Nacional de Saúde Pública. Universidade Nova de Lisboa; 2016. Disponível em: http://www.euro.who.int/en/health-topics/Health-systems/health-service-delivery/publications/2016/ambulatory-care-sensitive-conditions-in-portugal-2016

·        Santana R, Marques AP. A integração vertical de cuidados de saúde. Lisboa: Escola Nacional de Saúde Pública, Universidade Nova de Lisboa; 2016. ISBN: 978-972-97492-3-0. (Obras Avulsas; 9).

·        Moita B, Robalo J, Duarte A, Santana R. A utilização de fontes administrativas de dados como forma de medição a adesão terapêutica aos antagonistas de angiotesina. Revista Portuguesa de Saúde Pública. 2016: doi:10.1016/j.rpsp.2016.02.001.

·        Marques AP, Macedo A, Perelman J, Aguiar P, Rocha-Sousa A, Santana R. Diffusion of anti-VEGF injections in the Portuguese National Health System. BMJ Open. 2015; 5 (11): e009006. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2015-009006.

·        Sarmento J, Alves C, Oliveira P, Sebastião R, Santana R. Caracterização e evolução dos internamentos evitáveis em Portugal: impacto de duas abordagens metodológicas. Acta Medica Portuguesa. 2015; 28(5): 590-600

·        Duarte A, Santana R. Políticas públicas em saúde: integração de cuidados e a agenda 2014/2020. In: Serrano MM, Neto P, coord. Políticas públicas, economia e sociedade: contributo para a definição de políticas no período 2014-2020. Lisboa: SmartBook; 2015. ISBN: 978-989-8529-52-7.167-184.

·        Perelman, J.; Félix, S.; Santana, R. – The Great Recession in Portugal: impact on hospital in-patient use. Health Policy, 2014. available on: doi:10.1016/j.healthpol.2014.12.015.

·        Matos R, Santana R, Mendes RV, Marques AP, Mestre R. Telemedicina em Portugal: onde estamos. Lisboa: Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian; 2014. ISBN 978-989-8380-11-1.

7. Other information

·      Subdirector of Escola Nacional de Saúde Pública (since June 2015), Director of the Master in Health Care Management(2014/15), Coordinator of the Pos-Graduation in Hospital Administration (2013/14).

·        Co-Editor of Revista Portuguesa de Saúde Pública (since 2007).

·        Associate member of the Public Health Research Center (CISP).

·    Co-Founder of The Portuguese Association for Integrated Care, President of the Fiscal Council of The Portuguese Association for Public Health Promotion.

 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        This page was updated on April 2017.