What is Health Literacy? Health literacy plays an important role in the healthcare system. It is the awareness regarding an individuals health as well as the factors influencing it both positively and negatively and the steps being taken to curb the negative influence. Thus an individual who is aware and knowledgeable about health will take appropriate measures for him and […]
Business in Healthcare: Grappling with truth A profitable business is what healthcare industry is known to be all about. However it has its own struggles of rising costs, overworked employees and clinicians. Incremental issues such as reducing errors, enforcing practical guidelines and maintaining electronic records. However what the consumer i.e. the patient is looking for is maximum benefit with minimum […]
Why is healthcare risk management needed? Risk management in healthcare refers to developing and implementing strategies to prevent or alleviate loss with reference to both capital and patients’ lives. Risk management is potentially more important in healthcare than in any other industry as it could mean the difference between the life and death, making the risks noticeably higher.
How to strengthen global health security? Infectious disease outbreaks, if not detected and treated in time, become a serious global health threat in terms of economy and lives lost. Though the world’s health leaders promised to mount a better response at the next health emergencies, the promises come with a false sense of security. As a matter of fact, the […]
Healthcare management can be defined as the way of managing how healthcare should be delivered. This includes overseeing public and private health systems, hospital networks and medical facilities. The primary responsibility of healthcare managers includes ensuring efficient running of all departments in a healthcare organization. Hiring and management of proficient resources, knowledge transfer across various departments of the organization are […]
Health Management career Health Management is a vital function in the healthcare system that has exciting career opportunities. Health Management professionals manage hospital and healthcare organizations and need to have the knowledge to understand changes in healthcare laws, regulations and technology and are responsible for overseeing all operations in Finance, Marketing and Human resource department within the healthcare system. Healthcare […]
Occupational health and safety, also referred to as workplace health and safety, deals with health, safety and welfare of people at work. It aims to provide a safe and healthy work environment not only to the employees but also to co-workers, families of workers, management and consumers who might get affected by the workplace hazards.
Healthcare management can be defined as a profession that leads and directs the growth, development and operations in organizations that provide healthcare services. Healthcare industry in India is witnessing unstoppable growth in terms of its service, care and revenue. In order to accommodate these continual changes, the industry requires talented manpower in many units such as hospitals,
Every one of us is quite familiar with the very famous saying Health is Wealth and in the present scenario, majority of the people are concerned about Health rather than money, status etc.
The practice of tropical medicine came from the requirements of the 18th century when infectious condition like typhoid were frequent in all nations and diseases related with tropical climates posed distinctive difficulties. Tropical Medicine primarily deals with infectious disease caused by parasites in tropical region, although other infections