Monthly Archives: February 2012

Administration of Hospital Departments: Competencies Needed by Chiefs of Hospitals and Heads of Departments

Administration of Hospital Departments: Competencies Needed by Chiefs of Hospitals and Heads of Departments Reynaldo O. Joson, MD, MHA, MHPEd, MSc Surg February 24, 2012 Since 1992, I have been giving lectures to students of Master in Hospital Administration in … Continue reading

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What is the Difference Between Policies and Procedures?

What is the Difference Between Policies and Procedures? Reynaldo O. Joson, MD, MHA, MHPEd, MSc Surg February 21, 2012 Oftentimes, we encounter the terms “policies and procedures” being used in organizations, such as do you have a manual of policies … Continue reading

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Maximal Utilization of Services Already Established in a Hospital – A Basic Framework for Analysis

Maximal Utilization of Services Already Established in a Hospital – A Basic Framework for Analysis Reynaldo O. Joson, MD, MHA, MHPEd, MSc Surg February 20, 2012   Assumption: The services are already established with all the needed logistics in place. … Continue reading

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Constraint in Physical Spaces in a Hospital

Constraint in Physical Spaces in a Hospital Reynaldo O. Joson, MD, MHA, MHPEd, MSc Surg February 20, 2012 It is an axiom that there will always be a constraint in resources in all hospitals at one time or another. Let’s … Continue reading

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Operating – Recovery Room Design and Development Framework

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Setting Targets of Inpatient Admissions Per Clinical Medical Department – February 17, 2012 Refined Version

Setting Targets of Inpatient Admissions Per Clinical Medical Department Reynaldo O. Joson, MD, MHA, MHPEd, MSc Surg February 15, 2012; February 17, 2012   On February 12, 2012,  I wrote “Hospital Inpatient Admissions Statistics: Why the Need to Gather and … Continue reading

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Allow US Medicare coverage in PH hospitals for Fil-Am retirees – ATTN: PH Hospital Administrators

As hospital administrators and hospital-administrators-to-be, know what is happening outside your hospital that will affect your business development program. Case in point here, keep track on such an opportunity to expand your clientele from Fil-Am retirees in the Philippines. Prepare … Continue reading

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