As the United States struggles toward a system of universal health care, many have looked at the Canadian health care system as a model. This next piece of healthcare reform is scheduled to go into effect starting January 2014. There are millions of uninsured patients who are unable to pay their hospital bills. Such an approach will help establish quality improvement in the healthcare industry. These specialists also do not work full time as they are consultants for other hospitals.
These are the same patients who might have supplementary coverage to their Medicare. If we continue to perpetuate the lie and if consumer driven healthcare advocates have their way, we’ll see more healthcare costs and worse outcomes, not better. Exactly like the United States, the French system relies on both private insurance and government insurance.
Define opportunities by enhancing patient access process, improving data integrity and reducing insurance denials. Risk management is also needed in entities such as in cases where a hospital is the referral source for other providers or suppliers. Although issues of safety and efficacy have been cited, herbal medicine remains a major healthcare option for locals and foreigners.
Use of technology is not only noticed in the use of advanced diagnostic and surgery machineries, but it is also noticed in the administrative system. A universal health care system does not exist or is practiced in the United States. For proper health care in Thailand, you need to have one of two things, either money or insurance coverage.
Patient visit information is put into templates or forms; to contain information such as vitals, complaints, medical histories, review of systems, physical exams, etc. This is sure to pave the way for a brighter future for both patients and healthcare providers.