Essays Tagged: "Health system"

The Canadian healtcare system: different strategies that the goverment should undertake.

Healthcare organizations are under intense pressure to contain costs while improving access and serv ... hile improving access and service for the growing patient population. The fundamental values of our healthcare system - equality of access, affordability, and quality patient care - are in risk due to ... atient care - are in risk due to severe money supply restraint, competition, and logistical issues. Healthcare stakeholders have identified the need for progressive solutions that will revolutionize t ...

(14 pages) 458 1 3.8 Dec/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Strengths and Weaknesses of Ireland's National Health System.

Strengths and Weaknesses of Ireland's NHSAs you can see in any other National Health Systems there are several strengths and weaknesses, but taken into account the given amount o ... amount of problems, I would like to discuss the in my opinion most significant topics of the Irish Health System.StrengthsLocal structuresAs I outlined in my introduction, the principal executive age ... ructuresAs I outlined in my introduction, the principal executive agencies which deliver the actual health services are the regional health boards. These health boards have been responsible for region ...

(7 pages) 135 0 1.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Fetal Alcohol Syndrome its symtoms and treatment.

e the directresult of a woman's drinking during pregnancy." It impacts the family, educationsystem, health system and social services in general, as well as individual losses.Fetal Alcohol Syndrome is ... educational curriculum in all post-secondaryand adult centers of learning. Pediatricians and other health professionals caringfor women and their newborns should increase their own awareness and that ...

(5 pages) 156 0 4.3 Nov/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

In general, people are living longer now. Discuss the causes of this phenomenon. Use specific reasons and details to develop your essay.

n get it. A very important matter that has reached a better situation with respect to those days is health. This is obvious that people live longer than before because there are different statistics w ... the development of science that results the technological progress and also the improvement of the health system in all societies are two important reasons for a longer life.Man has a lot of progress ...

(1 pages) 32 0 3.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Sever acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) - Overwhelming public fears and confusion

ains poorly understood and frankly puzzling. The outbreaks of SARS in Hong Kong have threatened the health system and public confidence. All what we seen from the previous spread of SARS has exposed t ... confidence. All what we seen from the previous spread of SARS has exposed the weaknesses of current health system and miscalculation. This essay shall discuss the weakness of health system and give in ...

(4 pages) 71 0 2.5 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Racial Barriers of Accessing Health Care

The present health crisis for racial minorities in the United States can be traced back to 400 years ago when ra ... continent. For this long period of time, minorities were exclusive from the so called "mainstream" health system. The most popular health care system in U.S. - managed care, has actually built in inc ... times faster than that for workers' earnings" ("Kerry" 2004). Another research also shows that "the health care cost is continuing to increase in 12.9 percent next year. The firms are likely to shift ...

(7 pages) 278 2 4.4 Oct/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Are four basic service components necessary for a healthcare system to be considered complete.

There are four basic service components necessary for a healthcare system to be considered complete. These for components are as follows:Predominant "target ... as follows:Predominant "targets" of the health system at the time.Technology to handle predominant health problems.Social organization for health care.Involvement of people in their health care.In th ... h care.In the following paragraphs we will look a little more in depth at these four components for healthcare systems and explain why these components are necessary in making healthcare complete.Pred ...

(1 pages) 109 0 3.7 Oct/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Workplace Observation - Prepare a paper in which you describe the observable aspects of your organization's culture.

Healthcare in general has gained a great deal of notoriety lately as the cost of insurance and healt ... he cost of insurance and healthcare continue to increase. Many may wonder how this is possible when healthcare professionals actually spend less time working with each patient. Society is paying more ... re expected to work longer hours, and support a greater number of patients. Children's Hospital and Health System, Inc. (CHHS) is not impervious to these changes. But, through outstanding communicatio ...

(3 pages) 236 0 5.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Position Paper - Management

Management WoesChildren's Hospital and Health System, Inc. (CHHS) is a wonderful place to work, and I have been fortunate to have spent the ...

(2 pages) 34 0 4.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

America and Canada: Two Healthcare Systems, Same Crisis

passing them at the border on the way to see American doctors. The American and Canadian models of health care systems on the surface are vastly different. So when they do parallel each other, is it ... both countries. So which system is better?A looming doctor shortage threatens to create a national healthcare crisis by further limiting access to doctors, jeopardizing quality and accelerating incre ...

(4 pages) 150 0 5.0 Jan/2007

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Medicaid, Out to Help Others

ugh Title XIX of the Social Security Act. Medicaid is the largest source of funding for medical and health-related services for America (Califano Jr.). Many people think that Medicaid should not be pr ... program, the federal centers for Medicaid and Medicare Services in the United States Department of Health and Human Services monitors all the state-run programs (Califano).States generally have a bro ...

(5 pages) 90 0 1.5 Oct/2007

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights

The Hmong And American Immigrant Experience

al religion as a Hmong would be shamanism. Shamanism is understood to be both a belief system and a health system. Village life for Hmongs remained very stable throughout the years, but it was thrown ...

(4 pages) 34 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

The disease of masturbation

ot, nor need be, one concept of disease (UWO, p.241)." The problem with Englehardt's article is our health system is that of the biomedical model. The biomedical model does not recognize masturbation ... adaches, impantency, and loss of memory. As well as, irregular action of the heart, general loss of health and strength, rickets, leucorrhea in women, chronic catarrhal conjunctivis, nymphomania (more ...

(5 pages) 18 1 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Canadian equalization payments

enny is still being pinched by Ralph Klein We could be using this money to better the education and health system but instead it's being taken from us and given to provinces that did nothing to earn i ...

(2 pages) 478 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Discuss the advantages and disadvantages of moving the NHS from public sector to private sector

The National Health Service (NHS) is a state run entity set up by the Labour government after 1948 as part of the ... ivate management.''It came out of a working class movement. The 'powers that be' introduced various health and welfare reforms after the Second World War in response to working class agitation and mob ... reforms after the Second World War in response to working class agitation and mobilisation梐 health system seemed a better option than a Russian revolution''1 This is a institution that does no ...

(5 pages) 59 0 0.0 Dec/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Business Proposal Project and Macroeconomic Policy and Implications

University of PhoenixEconomics in Health CareBusiness Proposal Project and Macroeconomic Policy and ImplicationsIn recent weeks the ad ... n of holdings. As reported by the web page on Italian-American citizenship, Italy has an affordable health care system and a high standard of medical assistance. Italian doctors are well trained and v ... ir profession, and the private hospitals are comparable with any throughout the world. The National Health System of Italy, called the Servizio Sanitarioi Nazioanale (SSN), (Italian American Citizensh ...

(6 pages) 34 0 0.0 Jan/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Cerner Millennium Systems

out the hospital is affiliated with Cerner Millennium Systems. Cerner Millennium is one of the top healthcare information technology systems that "offer clients a dedicated focus on healthcare, an en ... n market leadership" (Cerner Millennium, 2009). Cerner has solutions and services for hospitals and health systems, physician practice, life sciences, employers, homecare, devices, retail pharmacy, se ...

(2 pages) 10 0 0.0 Jun/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Determining Your Perfect Position Paper

to my leadership approach.Palomar-Pomerado HospitalPalomar-Pomerado Hospital is one of the largest health care organizations in California that covers the north region of San Diego County. Palomar-Po ... north region of San Diego County. Palomar-Pomerado's mission states, "To heal, comfort, and promote health in the communities we serve" (Palomar-Pomerado Hospital, 2010). For the past several years, t ...

(5 pages) 106 0 0.0 Jun/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Equity Finance in Health Care Services

1. INTRODUCTIONHealth systems are generally assessed in terms of the degree of achievement of their objectives. The ... ssessed in terms of the degree of achievement of their objectives. These objectives comprise mainly health maximization, efficiency and equity. However, the particular characteristics of the health ca ... articular characteristics of the health care market, as discussed in the previous chapter, separate health and health care from other goods and services. These peculiarities shape the objectives in he ...

(17 pages) 87 0 4.0 Jul/2010

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Chronic Disease Management

onic Disease ManagementDisease management means taking actions to ensure the best possible level of health and functioning for the individual and the least amount of disruption of daily life. Implicit ... not. Some people left to themselves will derive ways to achieve disease control that physicians or health educators would applaud (e.g., a susceptible asthma patient removing environmental precipitan ...

(16 pages) 58 0 0.0 Feb/2011

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine