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Health Financing and Governance – ROJoson’s TPORs

September 27, 2017 I was asked these questions today.  I gave my Thoughts, Perceptions, Opinions, and Recommendations. What does quality improvement in health care mean to you? Improvement in quality in health care where quality is defined with the following … Continue reading

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Clinical summary, hospital medical abstract, etc.

In a hospital inpatient setting, physicians often encounter patients requesting for certification, clinical summary, hospital medical abstract, etc. The requests usually originate from requirements from a third-party agency such as Social Security System, Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office, another hospital where … Continue reading

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Management of Medical Sharps Wastes in Clinics

Medical sharps wastes like needles and blades should be placed immediately after use in appropriate puncture-resistant containers. This is to avoid medical sharp injuries to the medical staff as well as to people disposing the sharp wastes. In my clinic, … Continue reading

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Elements of a Management System

Always include the following elements in formulating a management system and you won’t go wrong! Design and Development Plan Deployment, Education and Implementation Plan Evaluation and Review Plan Documentation and Archiving Plan Management Review Plan Independent Audit Plan ROJ@17aug4

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Patient Rights and Responsibilities – ROJMC – 2017

At ROJMC, our goal is to provide quality and safe health care to every patient. ROJMC has formulated a set of essential (but not exclusive) patient rights and responsibilities to facilitate patient care partnership and promote patient experience.  These shall … Continue reading

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Life Expectancy – World, ASEAN, Philippines – 2015

Life expectancy Definition: the average period that a person may expect to live. Definition: Life expectancy equals the average number of years a person born in a given country is expected to live if mortality rates at each age were … Continue reading

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Population – World, ASEAN, Philippines – 2017

World Population 7.5 billion (as of April 2017) 7 billion (2011) Forecast: 8 billion by 2023 10 billion by 2057 Population in the world is currently (2017) growing at a rate of around 1.11% per year (down from 1.13% in 2016). The … Continue reading

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