Additionally, regarding scheduling, an electronic health information system does not only help in the coordination of the workers in the nursing healthcare institutions but also helps the managers to focus on service quality and control costs. Notes One of the key components of healthcare information systems is the electronic health records. As a result of the rapidly advancing technology especially in the healthcare sector, most of the nursing and healthcare providing institutions have adopted the electronic health records that have replaced the paper-based records as means of documentation. Proper utilization of the electronic health information systems in nursing institutions have by far improved efficiency and productivity especially in regard to scheduling and planning for patients care. The system helps the healthcare providers to come up with flexible and conclusive schedules based on the conditions of the patients as recorded in the system countering past problems of schedule management and patient care.
For example, courses such as physiotherapy and neurosurgeon are high in demand in Malaysia. They should introduce these courses and set a reasonable price for them in order to gain the competitive advantage. (S4S7O8) The university is the market leader in nursing course. They can use this to establish a strategic relationship with the government. They can do this by providing training program for future government hospital staffs and provide the human capital for government hospitals.
The chosen topic is communication, relating to or palliative care. In this way, the researcher has used the contemporary literatures that are primary research of different institutions and health centres that recorded the experiences and databases related to palliative care. It is noted that the databases used for this study are CINAHL, Psycinfo, MEDLINE, EMBASE, ProQuest, and the Cochrane Register of Controlled trials (Central). High quality peer reviewed journals are included from the mentioned databases, whereas, the advanced search option has been done through Boolean model (Lodico et al.,
There are two points of views about medicine, either it is a science or it is an art. Medicine is a science Firstly, medicine is science. In detail, most of our medical colleges have the main objective to prepare medical students who have the ability to use the basic scientific knowledge in treating patients and in preventing them from getting infected with diseases. To prepare also physicians who can apply the knowledge they have in problem-solving for patients and who can carry the services to patients during their sickness. So this means that medicine is science but, which type of science, whether it is a pure science or it is an applied science.
This could be achieved by the medical practitioners who provide appropriate medical therapies and involve close monitoring of the practical, emotional and spiritual needs of patients and of their family members. India is a country which is relatively new when it comes to the concept of palliative care treatment, and palliative care is still an emerging and naïve healthcare program for both Indian patients and medical practitioners. Efforts to develop a proper palliative care strategy have now been established at the city or state level and the goal is to establish an effective palliative care at the national level. A survey was conducted a few years ago in order to compare the level of awareness of palliative cancer care amongst medical students versus medical interns at Kasturba Medical College. This study revealed that there is a relatively low level of understanding of palliative care amongst both the medical interns and students.
Dear IMIM team, It is my great honor to introduce myself with my academic background, my interest, and my aspiration to the prestigious Master course – IMIM program. My name is Miss Thanthima Suwanthawornkul. I graduated in Pharmacy and I am currently working as a Research Assistant at Health Intervention and Technology Assessment Program (HITAP), a research unit under the Bureau of Health Policy and Strategy, Ministry of Public Health, Thailand. My major responsibility at HITAP is conducting economic evaluation studies as well as supporting policy makers, experts and scholars by developing and optimizing criteria for selecting medicines into the National List of Essential Medicines (NLEM) – pharmaceutical reimbursement list. As a result, the improvements of rectifying clinical practice guidelines for teaching in medical schools and also health insurance policies.
It includes medicines, doctors, hospitals, nurses, etc. More renowned the brand, costly it will be for the people. Similarly, we have medicines in the market which have same composition but due to difference of brand price varies. Today, emphasis has been given to building brand in the market in health care services. There are people who access services only from branded heath care organizations as quality of services has increased considerably with evolution of brand in the health care
Medical sciences have had a great impact on our lives. Medical labs as a main part in the medical field are the backbone of medicine since medical sciences wholly depend on the reports issued by them. A small fault will lead to a catastrophe, for example a woman underwent a mastectomy because of a misdiagnosis by a medical lab. The profession of medical laboratory specialist is a modern and emerging occupation medical labs has become more complex than those laboratories that have been found from last ten years. While advancing discoveries to an evolving scientific knowledge, the role of researcher continues to change as a result of this scientific expansion.
The article is a review paper based on the articles reviewed and retrieved from various databases such as Med Line, Pub Med and Google scholar. According to the health data of India, India should implement UHC at the earliest to provide equity in health without much out of the pocket expenditures on the people of India. With the help of High Level Expert Group (HLEG), India must find out a way for providing appropriate, affordable and accessible health care to its population despite mammoth challenges at ground level. Key words: Universal health coverage, India, HLEG, Challenges Introduction Universal health coverage (UHC) is defined as access to key promotive, preventive, curative and rehabilitative health interventions for all at an affordable cost, thereby achieving equity in access. Universal coverage is consistent with WHO’s concepts of health for all and primary health care.