what is paper-based system: used to describe a system that keeps information on paper, rather than on a computer: The following are some of the demerits of this kind of system. Medical errors: Human error from healthcare delivery pose a serious threat to patients undergoing treatment. It is estimated that no less than 44,000 to … Continue reading A paper based system impacts patients in the following ways:
The health system in Uganda is based on a referral system, existing of different levels of health care. The healthcare provider in charge of the Health Center can refer the patient to a higher level and this can be continued until reaching the highest level. Hospital services are provided by the public, Private Not for … Continue reading What Levels of Health Care Sectors do we have in Uganda?
Health equity refers to the study and causes of differences in the quality of health and healthcare across different populations. Health equity is different from health equality, as it refers only to the absence of disparities in controllable or remediable aspects of health. It is not possible to work towards complete equality in health, as … Continue reading What is Health equity ?