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An analysis of the Future challenges affecting Health Care Management

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Healthcare sector in a number of developing countries “take into account the large percentage of such country’s economy.”1 For this reason, healthcare plays a significant role in the economy of any country. Largely, it goes beyond other industries such as the agricultural, education, telecommunications, or even tourism. Having a healthy lifestyle is the dream of every person nowadays. In most of the countries, healthcare system’s history interlocks with the way the community develops as well as its social structures. According to Englebardt and Nelson (2002), local municipalities, trade unions, voluntary organizations, charities, and religious groups, all strive to build the healthcare companies along with the existing systems.
The institutions that support healthcare services in the whole country get basis from an environment full of social as well as political factors, and, factors that play very significant in this area. However, despite these factors, the future of healthcare is at stake because of a number of the following inexorable as well as challenging trends. * Shift in demography * Changing user expectations * Rise in the costs as assessed from a global viewpoint * Technological innovation speed

Since it is so hard to make things add up in the health sector, as at now, it would be equally hard in the future and perhaps impossible if the current trends were something to depend on. The healthcare faces a challenge in terms of demography in that there is an increase in the number of aged persons (McEachen and Keogh). Such weighs heavily on the healthcare systems since these people need constant healthcare. Living for a longer period is not a challenge; the challenge is the cost that comes with it especially noting that chronic and…...

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