Top
20
Doctor insights on: Health Care Hong Kong

Share
1

1
How's health care in kuwait?

Health care : My understanding is that oil revenues have led to progressive improvement in health care in kuwait - and that there are some excellent hospitals. ...Read more

3

3
What is maternal health care?

What is maternal health care?

Maternal medicine. : We generally use that term in reference to the health care needs of an expectant mother (pregnant woman). ...Read more

4

4
What is preventive health care?

What is preventive health care?

Preventing Disease &: Preventive Medicine is the branch of medicine which deals with prevention of diseases and well being of persons and keeping people healthy It includes advice and providing Immunisations.Physical Examinations,Screning for diseases for prevention and early diagnosis before the disease advances Advise about proper nutrition and Exercise,smoking cessation and healthy living ...Read more

5

5
What is preventative health care?

What is preventative health care?

Proactive: This would be proactive versus reactive. Included are things like regular visits to the Dentist to prevent dental problems instead of waiting for problem to occur. Yearly physical exam with blood work to check health status before you have a problem. Eating properly and regular exercise to help prevent things like diabetes and high cholesterol, etc. Your wise choices and actions prevent conditions ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
6

6
What is a health care system provider?

What is a health care system provider?

See below: Anyone who provides/delivers health care - a doctor, nurse, p.A., dentist, etc. ...Read more

7

7
Why is preventive health care important?

Read further...: To decrease the risk of future illnesses and to keep health care costs down for you as an individual and for society as a whole. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
8

8
Why is employee health care cost rising?

Why is employee health care cost rising?

400 words or less?: Enemy is us. Inexorable pursuit of health perfection over "good." physician lack of confidence and fear in making diagnoses on history / physical. Burgeoning administration "supervising" medical care. Substandard docs and medical societies who fail to police them. Legal system awards compensation beyond reason. Pharmaceutical, lab, imaging industries and media who market sickness to the public. ...Read more

9

9
When did Obama pass the health care reform?

When did Obama pass the health care reform?

Early first term: This was passed as a joint activity of the US House and US Senate who modified the bill and agreed upon its provisions. Obama did not pass the bill but signed it after the Congress passed it. This is how all legislation is fabricated. ...Read more

10

10
Are sensors the next big thing in health care?

Are sensors the next big thing in health care?

Probably not: The next big thing in healthcare is likely to be a re-woking of the model of delivery of helathcare within the usa and/or meanigful analysis of all the data collected= 'big data' it should be an exciting time as we harness creativity and sound scientific/analytic principles. ...Read more

11

11
How can preventive health care help my children?

How can preventive health care help my children?

Preventative health: It is well established that this reduces sickness and improves well being. Parents can do a lot by setting an example as kids learn by imitating parents. Good habits like eating healthy, exercising routinely, etc... Will serve you and your family well. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
12

12
What causes employee health care to rise so high?

What causes employee health care to rise so high?

400 words or less?: Enemy is us. Inexorable pursuit of health perfection over "good." physician lack of confidence and fear in making diagnoses on history / physical. Burgeoning administration "supervising" medical care. Substandard docs and medical societies who fail to police them. Legal system awards compensation beyond reason. Pharmaceutical, lab, imaging industries and media who market sickness to the public. ...Read more

13

13
Which state agencies regulate public health care?

Which state agencies regulate public health care?

State health dept: All states have a department of public health although the names might be a little different. Most counties and cities also have such departments. Their job frequently involves promotion rather than regulation and they get involved in epidemics, disease clusters, communicable disease, public sanitation including cleanliness in restaurants, etc. ...Read more

14

14
How will the new health care bill affect hospitalists?

Probably no effect: May not affect that much any of the doctors. May be we have wait a little till it takes off i mean te health care reform. ...Read more

15

15
How does health care reform affect voluntary benefits?

How does health care reform affect voluntary benefits?

Govt Health Benies: ! those who voted in the team that got us this., hang on to your hat or the other end. Their's way is such that nothing is voluntary when the irs is in charge of you paying. There are screening panels, for all care. If what you need is too expensive too bad. Canada has this plan, .. That is why their folks flee to the us for care. My best advice..Find a young md who is good & will keep you healthy. ...Read more

16

16
How is obamas health care plan going to affect doctors?

How is obamas health care plan going to affect doctors?

Many ways: It is an economic certainty that this plan will lead to rationing of health care. Therefore, physicians will likely treat patients with more advanced disease. More importantly, a survey by the dpma, a non-partisan association of doctors and patients showed that 83% of doctors have considered leaving medicine because of obamacare. ...Read more

17

17
Why is school-based health care advantage for poor kids?

Why is school-based health care advantage for poor kids?

Lack of care and f/u: One advantage of school based health care is that kids who ordinarily would not go to the doctor or dentist can receive appropriate medical care. This includes children who may be uninsured or under-insured. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
18

18
Opinions on current health care options for sex workers?

Opinions on current health care options for sex workers?

Please clarify: What are you really asking? About insurance? Sex workers need routine care from a good trusted family physician that knows about STDs and screening for HPV related cancers. One who can provide appropriate birth control as well. ...Read more

19

19
Can you lose your health care plan because of obama care?

Mostly no: Some very low end plans, previously covered by employers, might end as a cheaper alternative is available under the Accountable Care Act. No one will lose coverage but alternatives might be presented. ...Read more

20

20
How much does preventive health care reduce health costs?

How much does preventive health care reduce health costs?

Prentice health: The impact is quite significant and will be realized in many years ahead -provided the government does apply the presumed savings and use it irresponsibly for something else. ...Read more