The 28th Infirmary of the Santa Casa da Misericordia of Rio de Janeiro is inserted in the context of assistance to the population of the state of Rio de Janeiro, paying attention to the needy female population of the state in Reproductive Health area that includes care in Gynecology Children and Pubertal, premenopausal , Menopause, Contraception, Mastology, Urogynecology and Infertility in isolation.
In fact the proposed service aims to cover all the stages that women go through lifelong: child, teen, adult and climacteric. Each of these phases requires expert attention that will be supplied by the Integrated Center for Attention to Women’s Health of the 28th Infirmary of the Santa Casa da Misericordia of Rio de Janeiro.
It happens that this service lacks the resources to create the Integrated Center for Attention to Women’s Health of the 28th Infirmary of the Santa Casa of Rio de Janeiro.
This Center aims to integrate the service in different areas of the Gynecological Clinic, providing better quality of care for women.
The 28th Ward of the Holy House of Mercy is also the Ministry of Health Reference Center for Menopause and contraception, as well as being recognized by the Brazilian Society of Mastology.
It is developed parallel to medical care, an education sector recognized by the Ministry of Education and Sports (MEC), which are taught specialized courses (through the Santa Casa Postgraduate Studies Center – CESANTA); still work to medical residency and internship also recognized by the Ministry of Education and Sports and the Brazilian Federation of Societies of Gynecology and Obstetrics (FEBRASGO).