Ministry of Health and Social Protection (Colombia)

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Ministry of Health and Social Protection
Ministerio de Salud y Protección Social
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Ministry overview
Formed 4 May 2011 (2011-05-04)[1]
Preceding Ministry Ministry of Social Protection
Headquarters Carrera 13 № 32-76
Bogotá, D.C., Colombia
04°37′11.92″N 74°04′05.69″W / 4.6199778°N 74.0682472°W / 4.6199778; -74.0682472
Annual budget COP$10,484,950,978,716 (2013)[2]
COP$11,174,046,764,741 (2014)[3]
Ministry executive Alejandro Gaviria Uribe, Minister
Website www.minsalud.gov.co

The Ministry of Health and Social Protection (Spanish: Ministerio de Salud y de Protección Social) is the national executive ministry of the Government of Colombia responsible for coordinating and implementing the national policy and social services relating to health and social security.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Colombia, Congress of (4 May 2011). "Ley 1444 de 2011". Diario Oficial (in Spanish) (Bogotá) (48,059): 1. ISSN 0122-2112. OCLC 500057889. Retrieved 6 May 2013. 
  2. ^ Colombia, Congress of (10 December 2012). "Ley 1593 de 2012". Diario Oficial (in Spanish) (Bogotá) (48,640): 16. ISSN 0122-2112. OCLC 500057889. Retrieved 6 May 2013. 
  3. ^ Colombia, Congress of (11 December 2013). "Ley 1687 de 2014". Diario Oficial (in Spanish) (Bogotá) (49,001): 14. ISSN 0122-2112. OCLC 500057889. Retrieved 8 January 2014.