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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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Emergency Room and Availability of Physicians for Referral During Long Holidays

Holy Week 2017 – April 10-16, 2017 Emergency Room (ER) of a hospital has a management system that calls for quick referral to other physician-specialists for patients who need further treatment outside the ER limited set-up. There is no problem … Continue reading

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Action Plans Templates

There are so many action plan templates that one may use.  Choose one which is most practical and useful for your setting. Department: Key Result Area: Milestone: Activities / Strategies: Task Breakdown Target Output Measure Person Responsible In Coordination With … Continue reading

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