Fierce critic of health service management gets new top job
Dr Fernando Araújo is almost certain to be named this week as the CEO of the SNS' new health executive

CEO of SNS health executive to be appointed by end of week

With the government’s new SNS health statute now formally rubber-stamped by President Marcelo, the final peg in the process – the naming of the CEO of the new health executive – is expected to be ‘formalised’ by the end of this week. Porto hospital director Fernando Araújo is almost certainly the choice, but he has yet to formally accept the role.