The Algarve Health Board says it has published the openings and it is now up to doctors to apply.

Among the requirements, according to the ARS Algarve, are 10 anaesthesiologists (five for Portimão Hospital and five for Faro Hospital); three cardiologists for Faro Hospital, a paediatric cardiologist also for Faro hospital, and four gynaecologists / obstetricians for both hospitals.