3 edition of management of health services in a developing country found in the catalog.
management of health services in a developing country
Emmanuel Kobina Ackon
Includes bibliographical references (p. 111-113) and index.
|Statement||Emmanuel Kobina Ackon.|
|LC Classifications||RA552.G4 A25 1994|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xv, 119 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||119|
|LC Control Number||95157891|
Health information systems are important support tools in the management of health care services delivery in both developed and less developed countries. An adequate health information system is vital not only for assessing the health needs of populations and groups, but also for planning and implementation of health by: Health care in developing countries Other health indices have also improved, but not so curative and preventive services and to improve the dramatically. The infant mortality rate dropped from management capabilities of district level by:
after World War II in developing countries, and even if one accepts that better delivery of health services is an important goal in poor countries, it is important to explore the possibility of using income transfers as a tool of health policy. Poverty and Access to Health Care in Developing Countries DAVID H. PETERS,a ANU GARG,a GERRY BLOOM,b DAMIAN G. WALKER,a WILLIAM R. BRIEGER, aAND M. HAFIZUR RAHMAN aJohns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA bInstitute of Development Studies, Sussex, United Kingdom People in poor countries tend to have less access to health services Cited by:
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'This is a fresh, innovative approach to Management from a developing country perspective. This book is current, relevant and engaging. The cases illustrate real life issues and the chapters are well structured, clearly written and have a depth of pertinent information.
This book takes a realistic and holistic view of the issues faced today in developing countries and is written by Cited by: 8. In an attempt to redress the imbalance, Improving Health Service Delivery in Developing Countries presents evidence on strategies for strengthening health service delivery, based on systematic reviews of the literature, quantitative and qualitative analyses of existing data, and seven country case studies.
Managing the Quality of Health Care in Developing Countries, Volumes Volume of Directions in Development Volume of Document technique de la Banque mondiale Managing the Quality of Health Care in Developing Countries Issue of Technical Papers World Bank e-Library Issue of World Bank technical paper2/5(1).
Abstract Decision makers and the public are in need of information to guide their decisions about how to strengthen health services. This book pulls together available evidence concerning strategies to improve health services delivery in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs), using current methods to assemble a knowledge base and analyze the findings.
This book is designed to be a quick-and-easy and user-friendly reference for HMIS development with focus on application. It provides a general overview of the principle steps and issues involved in the development of health management information : WHO Regional Office for the Western Pacific.
The book covers all aspects of planning for health in developing countries. Within the framework of a primary health care approach, it emphasizes the many factors that impinge upon health, the different non-governmental agencies involved in health activities Cited by: Improving Health Service Delivery in Developing Countries From Evidence to Action Improving health service delivery in developing countries: from evidence to action / edited by ISBN (alk.
paper) 1. Medical care—Developing countries. Public health—Developing countries. Health services accessibility. Management Sciences for Health has developed a comprehensive approach for evaluating the outcomes of its leadership development programs with health program managers and workers in developing countries.
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nity health insurance, management reforms and the role of civil society organizations. Decision makers and commu-nity advocates can benefit from this knowledge for the design and implementation of sound policy. Funding for health systems research in developing countries and by developing country researchers is meagre.
Health care is defined as the field concerned with the restoration of human life which is holistic include body and mind of the individual, the medical dictionary define health care as “The prevention, treatment and management of illness and the preservation of mental and physical well-being through service offered by the medial and allied health professions” 1 Developing nation are nations which are considered to be industrialized and developing countries are countries.
Improving health service delivery in developing countries: from evidence to action (English) Abstract. Decision makers and the public are in need of information to guide their decisions about how to strengthen health by: Key points from this section.
HPSR is an emerging area of health research. It focuses on health policies and health systems – what they are; how policies are implemented; how health systems work; and what can be done to improve policy implementation and the functioning of health systems. Mexico, Vietnam, and China are chosen here as representatives of health care system reforms to allow for discussion and comparison.
Mexico has been regarded as one of the most successful cases of health care system reform in developing by: In this seminal collection of articles on health care in the Third World, sociological perspectives are applied to medical issues in revealing ways.
Fourteen essays (all but two of which are original to this volume) examine the social production of health, disease, and systems of care throughout the developing world. Introduction. Investments in information technology (IT) have been escalating in developed countries over the last two decades and managers in the business sector have been increasingly sceptical of the efficiency of these investments (Magnani, ).Spending in the health sector seems to portray similar trends in implementing information systems (IS) for the health services Cited by: This study evaluates contract management in health care institutes of developing countries.
Information has been collected by reviewing the management contract condition of selected countries. Financing health services in developing countries: an agenda for reform. curative care;government health service;cost of health care;revenue from user charges;average per capita income;free will;financing of health care;population per hospital.
The implementation of e-health systems and services in all countries, particularly in developing countries, is a challenge shared by United Nations agencies and health authorities at the international, national and local levels. Efforts over the past few. Book Description. The global business world appears to be changing and there is an ever greater focus on developing countries.
This change in the international business environment is not reflected in the range of management textbooks currently available, as most are written from a developed country perspective. Public Transport Planning and Management in Developing Countries examines the status of urban transport in India and other developing countries.
It explains the principles of public transport planning and management that are relevant and suitable for developing countries, addresses current transportation system inefficiencies, explores the.Chapter 36W challenges facing the developing countries 3 FIGURE 1 Countries of the World, Classified by Per Capita GNP, Income group U.S.
dollars Low $ or less Lower-middle $ – $ Upper-middle $–$ High $ or more There is a sharp geographical division between “North” and “South” in the level of income per File Size: KB.Conclusions and Global Health Implications: Uganda can continue to implement the Western mental health practice model which emanates from a different cultural base, based on the medical model and whose tenets are currently being questioned, or establish a model based on their needs with small baseline in-country surveys that focus on values, beliefs, resiliency, health Cited by: 5.