Social media might be a way to improve healthcare. The challenge is to find a metric that will either confirm or dispute this hypothesis
There is 1 physician per 1, 153 Filipinos according to WHO’s Global Health Observatory physician density data. In remote areas of the Philippines however, the ratio is lower at one physician per 33,000 Filipinos. WHO recommends a 1 is to 1,000 (or less) physician to population density. This is just one of the many healthcare concerns we should address if we…
Patient measures health care effectiveness by making comparisons of what physicians do against what they understand, of what they “experience”. In short, patients uses proxy measures- a reasonable default because often, the complexity of medical science baffles even the best of its practitioners.
We’re crowdsourcing ideas to help engage more patients in our discussions of health on social media. #HealthXPh wants to hear the “patient’s voice” too.
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