As an endocrinologist, care coordination is something I struggle with in my clinic. There being only 200 or so
Are patient “proxy measures” helpful in assessing the quality of care rendered by a healthcare professional?
Patient measures health care effectiveness by making comparisons of what physicians do against what they understand, of what they "experience". In short, patients uses proxy measures- a reasonable default because often, the complexity of medical science baffles even the best of its practitioners.
In the field of healthcare soft skills are as important as the so called hard skills which includes theoretical
Human Trafficking: Modern Day Slavery Back in highschool, I remember reading the book called the Color Purple. The novel is
Does disability prevention begin in the womb? or earlier? “Prevention is better than cure” has always been a common
Congestion is a continuing problem especially in government hospitals (including the Philippines). Emergency room crowding, patient beds extending to
Negative comments or publicity has always been one of the major reasons why healthcare professionals don't like social media. Receiving a negative publicity take toll on the HCPs personal and professional life.So the real questions boils down to, how do we (patients/ HCPs) handle a negative social media comment or publicity?