Found 10 Articles for Hospitals

How is the Internet of Things (IoT) Improving the Quality of Healthcare?

Devang Delvadiya
Updated on 04-Jan-2023 14:53:52
Introduction The Internet of Things (IoT) is becoming more popular in numerous industries as the world becomes more digitalized. The Internet of Things has a rising impact across several sectors, including healthcare. Increased machine control and remote medical support are only two examples of how the Internet of Things is being used in the healthcare industry. IoT Applications That Can Be Deployed in the Healthcare Industry 1. Improvements in Patient Care Made Possible by the Internet of Things The delivery of patient care is being revolutionized by one of the practical uses of IoT in healthcare. IoT devices improve patient ... Read More

RFID and IoT in a smart Hospital: Benefits and Challenges of Smart Patient Tracking

Devang Delvadiya
Updated on 04-Jan-2023 14:41:36
Medical care frameworks are vital to any nation's economy and general well-being. In this exploration, a framework is proposed to carry out an intelligent patient administration, observing, and following cycle that can be utilized in emergency clinics to computerize and sort out their data from the executives. The framework will make one-of-a-kind distinguishing proof numbers for every patient, which will recognize them in the well-being data framework. This ID is then connected to all quiet's important bodily functions accounts and saved in a data set for additional examination and verifiable discussion. The framework will likewise give continuous patient checking of ... Read More

Difference between Private Hospitals and Public Hospitals

Vineet Nanda
Updated on 15-Dec-2022 16:52:46
Providing medical care is one of humanity's most pressing concerns. Employers, people, medical institutions, families, communities, insurance companies, and the state as a whole may all avoid or significantly decrease human and financial costs by promoting healthcare. This is achieved by preventative measures, and these expenses are reduced through the dissemination of health information. A country's economy can take a serious hit if healthcare is not promoted effectively. In order to meet this need, people often visit medical centers for help in identifying and treating their disorders. The word "healthcare facilities" include both public and private hospitals. Although they ... Read More

Difference between Assisted Living and Nursing Homes

Vineet Nanda
Updated on 30-Nov-2022 07:07:41
It is not uncommon for the phrases "nursing home" and "assisted living facility" to be used interchangeably when referring to facilities designed to aid the elderly in their daily lives. Even while assisted living and nursing homes share certain similarities, this essay will focus on the key distinctions between the two. What is Assisted Living? Assisted living facilities are designed for the elderly who require some aid from others to carry out their everyday tasks. Places like this are for the elderly who can't take care of themselves anymore and require help with things like personal hygiene, eating, getting around, ... Read More

Difference between Outpatient Coding and Inpatient Coding

Vineet Nanda
Updated on 13-Jul-2022 07:54:23
Hospital billing and coding is a very difficult and complicated task. Many people who are employed at the hospital facility make sure that everything is well organized and systematic. From the patient billing process to the reimbursement process everything is a challenge.Coding serves many purposes from retrieving to reporting the information on the basis of diagnosis and procedure. Coding helps in proper documentation. It basically involves assigning numeric and alphanumeric codes to all the healthcare data of the patients.During medical billing and coding, one of the most important considerations is whether the patient is an inpatient or outpatient. Based on ... Read More

What are the symptoms of bird flu which should not be ignored?

Tejas Charukula
Updated on 30-Jul-2019 22:30:25
Bird flu, or Avian Influenza, is an infectious disease of birds caused by type A strains of the influenza virus. Domestic poultry such as chickens and turkeys are most susceptible.Background of the DiseaseMigratory waterfowl - most notably wild ducks are the natural reservoir of bird flu viruses. They can also spread to domestic poultry. Live bird markets have also played an important role in the spread of epidemics.How Does Bird Flu Spread?From one bird to another bird. If it comes into contact with dirt, cages, or any surfaces that have been contaminated by sick birds. If birds infected feces and ... Read More

How many diseases are spread by mosquitoes?

Tejas Charukula
Updated on 30-Jul-2019 22:30:25
There are many diseases that are spread through mosquitoes, but the ones that are being discussed cause a serious threat to human life. The list begins with one of the most common diseases caused by mosquitoes:DengueDengue is the most rapidly spreading mosquito-borne viral disease in the world. Approximately 2.5 billion people live under the threat of dengue transmission. Like malaria, dengue fever exists throughout the tropics and seems particularly prevalent in Asia, the Middle East, and Latin America. Dengue in Africa appears to be mainly concentrated in the eastern half of the continent. Dengue is caused by several closely related ... Read More

What is the meaning of medical examination?

Sashi K
Updated on 30-Jul-2019 22:30:25
A medical examination is nothing but going through professional investigations for the body to check for any signs of disease. A typical medical examination includes blood tests, urine tests, chest X-ray, and physical check-up of eyes, nose, ears, lymph nodes, lungs, and abdomen.Mostly medical examinations are required when we apply for a visa to any country or sometimes required by some employers before they hire the candidate.

How is radiation therapy used in medical science?

Ridhi Arora
Updated on 30-Jul-2019 22:30:24
The idea of Radiation Therapy has developed a hundred years ago. It is a type of cancer treatment that uses beams of intense energy to kill cancer cells. Different types of rays are used for the treatment namely X-Rays and Gamma rays. Radiographers work with radiologists and other scientists in medical practitioners to provide with a wide range of diagnostic examinations to the patients.Medical professionals inject a small amount of a radioisotope into the body of the patient. The organ picks up the radioisotope and a camera takes the detailed picture of how that organ is functioning.Uses of Radiation Therapy ... Read More

Is it always true that Big/Branded Hospitals always grabbing unnecessary money from patients?

Knowledge base
Updated on 30-Jul-2019 22:30:24
The Modern-day doctors have turned the hospitals into some sort of commercial places. Tomorrow’s future depends on today’s health. But while the living conditions are affecting the health of people, today’s hospitals are exploiting them. It is seen nowadays that some of the Doctors are least bothered about the patients but are much interested in the profits earned.What Is Going OnThe services at government hospitals are poor because of the government’s indifference and it is evident that people are hence interested to go to private hospitals in spite of higher bills.There are cases when people suffer because of the high ... Read More