The Sight of the Nurse about the Availability of Transport Services in the Urgencies of the Primary Health Care

  • Amanda Soares Regional University of Cariri / Decentralized Unit of Iguatu. Iguatu, Ceara, Brazil.
  • Olga Feitosa Braga Teixeira Health Technical School of Cajazeiras, Federal University of Campina Grande. Cajazeiras, Paraiba, Brazil.
  • Thiago Lívio Barbosa Pereira Bachelor of Nursing, Federal University of Campina Grande. Cajazeiras, Paraiba, Brazil.
  • Bárbara Letícia de Queiroz Xavier Bachelor of Nursing, Federal University of Campina Grande. Cajazeiras, Paraiba, Brazil.
  • Tito Lívio Ribeiro Gomes do Nascimento Postgraduate Nursing Program (stricto sensu), State University of Southwest Bahia. Jequie, Bahia, Brazil.
  • Najara Rodrigues Dantas Regional University of Cariri / Decentralized Unit of Iguatu. Iguatu, Ceara, Brazil.
  • Angélica da Silva Soares Physiotherapy Student, Faculty Santa Maria. Cajazeiras, Paraiba, Brazil.
  • José Iran Oliveira das Chagas Júnior Postgraduate Program (lato sensu) in Public Health, University of Fortaleza. Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil.
  • Flaviana Dávila de Sousa Soares Postgraduate Student in Intensive Care Unity, Faculty Santa Maria. Cajazeiras, Paraiba, Brazil.
  • Ícaro Tavares Borges Regional University of Cariri / Decentralized Unit of Iguatu. Iguatu, Ceara, Brazil.
  • Ana Cláudia Martins Rodrigues Bachelor of Nursing, Federal University of Campina Grande. Cajazeiras, Paraiba, Brazil.
  • Brenda dos Santos Teixeira Bachelor of Nursing, Federal University of Campina Grande. Cajazeiras, Paraiba, Brazil.
  • Paula Frassinetti Oliveira Cezário Specialist, Federal University of Paraiba, João Pessoa, Paraiba, Brazil.
  • Anna Mikaelly de Sousa Tavares Assis Nursing Student, Federal University of Paraiba. João Pessoa, Paraiba, Brazil.
  • Maria Mônica Paulino do Nascimento Master Student of Collective Health, Catholic University of Santos. Santos, São Paulo, Brazil.
  • Denise Pinheiro Leite Nursing Student, Regional University of Cariri / Decentralized Unit of Iguatu. Iguatu, Ceara, Brazil.

Abstract

Introduction: the emergence of failures in transport organization is related to the lack of planning by the managers responsible for the distribution of financial resources, which causes numerous losses to patients and health professionals, particularly in the context of primary care.

Objective: identifying the availability of transport for users in cases of urgency in Basic Units according to the reported by nurses.

Method: this is a study of a qualitative approach, performed with 08 nurses of the Family Health Strategy. Data were collected through interviews with structured questionnaire and analyzed according to Thematic Content Analysis.

Results: the data emerged from the interviews state that there is the provision of transport; however, these are inappropriate, because the type and the waiting time, particularly for the units of the countryside.

Conclusion: the lack of adequate transport takes to a deficit in user’s healthcare, requiring a greater commitment of managers with planning and health management in their municipality.

Published
Dec 23, 2015
How to Cite
SOARES, Amanda et al. The Sight of the Nurse about the Availability of Transport Services in the Urgencies of the Primary Health Care. International Archives of Medicine, [S.l.], v. 8, dec. 2015. ISSN 1755-7682. Available at: <http://imed.pub/ojs/index.php/iam/article/view/1424>. Date accessed: 22 apr. 2019. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.3823/1864.
Section
Primary Care

Keywords

Transport of Patients; Urgency Relief; Health Planning; Nursing.

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