Top Stress Triggers of Doctors

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Originally posted on HindustanTimes.com We spoke to a few doctors and listed below are some of their major concerns: 1. Work timings It is very common for residents and doctors to pull a 36-hour or 24-hour shift. While in the west the doctors are given a day off after such a shift, in India due to shortage of staff they mostly return the next day to work. “Time management is one area where a lot of doctors suffer. It can be self-imposed or through the institution due to staff shortage. Whatever the case, it is a fact that most doctors suffer from shortage of time,” says Dr Dhawan. 2. Documentation Doctors in India are expected to complete paperwork that is equivalent of western standards. However, in the west the doctor…
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Ideas to Change Healthcare

Ideas to Change Healthcare

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Problem Even though govt. clinics in Delhi have equal quality of service, patients are directly reaching the govt. hospital for primary treatment. The hospital wishes that patients first report to their neighbourhood clinic and the clinic refer cases to the hospital. This will reduce the load on the hospital. It is safe to assume the patient will be satisfied at the clinic. How can we bring people back to clinics instead of the hospital straight? Deadline: 31 Sept 2017 | Eligibility: Open to all | Cash prize of Rs. 5000 & certificate for winning entry [ninja_forms id=7]
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