EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Ministério da Saúde

Ministério da Saúde

Geographic Location

Country: Portugal
Location of affected unit(s): Portugal


Sector: Health / social work
Human health services
86 - Human health activities

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 03-02-2015
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 01-03-2015
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2015
Planned Job Creation: 3900

Additional Information

According to the Central Administration of the Health System, 2,000 nursing professionals and more than 1,900 specialized doctors will be hired in health centers and hospitals by the end of 2015. The national public tender will close by the end of the first half of 2015. In particular the recruitment drive is intended to strengthen the National Health Service by increasing staffing levels.