First few decades, public sector provisions dominated Healthcare delivery. The economic and political changes over the past few decades, propelled, the growth of private sector. Awareness about quality of medical care is also a factor , which have added the private sector in dominating the Indian Healthcare. In terms of revenue and employment, Healthcare has become one of India’s largest sector. Due to its strengthening coverage, services, and increasing expenditure by public as well private players, the Indian Healthcare Sector is growing at brisk pace.
PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE FACILITY DESIGN Authors Name Institution INTRODUCTION Technological advancement has become a decisive factor in determining health facility planning and designs. The accelerating rate of evolution and incorporation of health technology has been significant and consistent in affecting facility planning and design. The goal of this paper is to discuss the impact of historical trends to facility design. Although technological and medical advancement has had a profound impact in the health industry, the basic design of most hospitals is still the same since World War II; adverse changes in facility design are expected because of the increase in consumerism, availability of information, technological and
ABSTRACT Health care industries are fastest growing field. The medical industries have massive amount of collected works about patient details, diagnosis and medications. Data mining approaches are utilized in health care industries to turns these data is into valuable pattern and to predicting coming up trends. The healthcare industry brings together vast amount of healthcare data which are not “mined” to discover unseen information. To achieve good quality of service, the healthcare industries should provide better diagnosis and treatment to the patients.
Development of biotechnology in pharmaceutical industry provides benefits for both patients and firms. On one hand patients prosper ability to achieve much safer and specific treatment due to advanced biotechnological drugs which leads to better quality of life. Innovations in pharmaceutical industry plays critical role in improving total health in society. On the other hand pharmaceutical firms benefits from entering biotechnological industry by increasing market share and profitability and decreasing threat of imitation by competitors. With reference to above issues, this study will try to discover new information and knowledge into important subject of development of biotechnology in pharmaceutical industry in Iran.
The new business technique includes contract research (drug discovery and clinical trials), contract manufacturing and co-marketing alliance. Many new companies to enter the market without burden of costly tasks such as research and development, clinical trials and manufacturing of drugs. Moreover, patent expiry is one of the reasons which is offering opportunities for lower cost generic manufacturer in terms of greater market access. Additionally, the government has increased their focus on healthcare cost cutting. It is creating pressure on the authority to allow early introduction of low-cost drugs in the
The face of healthcare has been changed by new medical developments and technology. Out of all the industries technology plays a big role in, healthcare is definitely one of the most important. Technology drives medicine and healthcare more than anything else. Technology has made a big impact on the quality of human life, healthcare jobs and the world economy. Not only has technology made treatments better and more accessible, it also has improved patient care and efficiency.
It can help them interact with patients remotely and to boost medical education and research. In the healthcare industry, social media equally provides a valuable tool to spread knowledge and health awareness to the public. Because public awareness and understanding of health information is vital in every community, to have an instant access to this information is an advantage. Helen Osborne, president of health literacy consulting, Natick, Massachusetts and founder of Health Literacy Month confirms, “In the healthcare industry, social media can be a powerful tool for health literacy- helping medical writers, clinician and other professional communicate health information in ways that the patients and the public can understand” (124). Having a constant interaction with medical experts is vital to prevent spread of disease and it can also serve as a line to a free and instant assistance in emergency situations that any person may have to deal with prior to hospitalization.
The Indian healthcare sector is growing at fast pace due to the availability of quality doctors, technology, strengthening coverage, increasing services and expenditure by both public and private players. Indian healthcare delivery system is categorized into two major components - public and private. The public healthcare system owned, controlled and managed by the government provides limited secondary and tertiary care institutions in key cities and focuses on providing basic healthcare facilities in the form of primary healthcare centers (PHCs) in rural areas. The private sector is owned, controlled and managed by private players provide majority of secondary, tertiary and quaternary care institutions with a major concentration in metros, tier I and tier II cities. India's competitive advantage is due to its large pool of well-trained medical professionals and it is cost effective in
Medical tourism is a rapidly developing industry in Lithuania. This comes as no surprise given the attractive combination of key factors that make Lithuania one of the most medical tourism - friendly countries in the region. Because of the well-earned reputation of the Lithuanian medical professionals more and more foreigners choose Lithuania in particular for their medical treatment. In fact, foreign visitors make up about 10% of clients of the Lithuanian health and wellness service providers. European Quality Lithuania offers medical services that meet highest quality standards: efficiently managed and well-equipped healthcare institutions with skilled internationally accredited experts, well-developed hospitality infrastructure and a safe, pleasant environment for healing and recovery.
ABSTRACT The purpose of this study is to find out what can be done to enhance the quality of services and satisfy patients of Accidents and Emergency Department (AE Dept.) in RIPAS Hospital, Brunei Darussalam. The research objective is to determine actions and to assess the health care services provided the department in order to help attain high quality level and excellence. Research questions will serve as a guideline to understand how good quality services can lead to positive consumer satisfaction and how understanding patients’ expectation and motivation for medical care in the AE Department may lead to maximizing consumer satisfaction. In this regard, a framework known as SERVQUAL model, among several other tools of measuring service