Essays about: "Public Healthcare"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 105 essays containing the words Public Healthcare.

  1. 1. Hälsovårdssökande beteende hos immigranter i Sverige

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för medicin

    Author : Vidarah Nimar; [2019-01-07]
    Keywords : healthcare seeking behaviour; immigrant; public health; health literacy;

    Abstract : Background: Healthcare seeking behaviours among immigrants in Sweden is a public health issue since the health outcome not only affects immigrants but also the Swedish population, the healthcare system and impacts on the national economy. In order to alleviate the problems and support the development of health among immigrants we need a thorough picture of the situation today. READ MORE

  2. 2. Delivery Reliability and Public Procurement - A Case Study on a Healthcare Provider

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Teknisk logistik

    Author : Christofer Sjöquist; [2019]
    Keywords : Delivery Reliability; Purchasing; Public Healthcare; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Assuring delivery reliability is a vital part for any organisation in a supply chain, and in few cases could the consequences of a failed delivery be as dire as they would in the case of a healthcare provider. However, delivery reliability is not a well-studied subject within the context of public healthcare procurement. READ MORE

  3. 3. The psychosocial effects of living with type 1 diabetes : A literature review

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Avdelningen för omvårdnad; Karlstads universitet/Institutionen för hälsovetenskaper (from 2013)

    Author : Kerstin Maclean; Sandra Eriksson; [2019]
    Keywords : Diabetes mellitus type 1; mental health; psychosocial; self-management; support;

    Abstract : Introduction: Diabetes mellitus is an incurable, widespread disease increasing globally. 2017 there were 425 million people with the diagnosis, and circa 10% of these have type 1 diabetes mellitus. Diabetes mellitus is a disease which requires a lot of self-management. READ MORE

  4. 4. Take Care! : The Ideal Patient and Self-Governing

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för kulturantropologi och etnologi

    Author : Hanna Enbuske; [2019]
    Keywords : Governing technologies; Swedish healthcare; patient-physician-relationship; morality; neoliberalism; empowerment; chronic illness; self-care; consumer patient; healthcare policy; the Patient Act; public health.;

    Abstract : In this thesis, a phenomenological approach is taken as the purpose is to discuss how the healthcare experiences of Swedish patients with chronic illness are affected by political state reforms and governing technologies. The thesis compares the discourse of Swedish healthcare policy with the discourse of healthcare in practice. READ MORE

  5. 5. Migration and Health Care Utilization: An Empirical Analysis of the Impact of Migrants on Hospital Congestion in Italy.

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Jacopo Lunghi; [2019]
    Keywords : Health: Government Policy; Regulation; Public Health; Health Behavior; International Migration;

    Abstract : The effect of migrants on public health care in the host country is an important component of the economic and political discourse about immigration. Lack of familiarity with the healthcare system and systematically different health status may drive patients of foreign origins to crowd medical facilities, affecting the quality of service provision. READ MORE