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Codigo de Salud (Health Code)

National Congress; Honduras Country Resources General Health Legislation Honduras 28 May 1991 Legislation/regulation health system, occupational health, public health

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El código de salud es el principal documento normativo que regula los aspectos relacionados con la salud. Considera la salud como un derecho humano inalienable y corresponde al estado el fomento de su protección, recuperación y rehabilitación. Incluye artículos relativos al tratamiento o ingreso obligatorio de enfermos mentales.

The code of health is the main normative document that regulates aspects related to health. It considers health as a human right, so it is the State responsibility to foster health’s protection, recovery and rehabilitation. This document includes articles relative to the involuntary treatment and confinement of the mentally ill.


Codigo de Salud (Health Code)
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