Implementation considerations for a point-of-care Neisseria gonorrhoeae rapid diagnostic test at primary healthcare level in South Africa: a qualitative study
South Africa maintains an integrated health system where syndromic management of sexually transmitted infections (STI) is the standard of care. An estimated 2 million cases of Neisseria gonorrhoeae (N. gonorrhoea... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - January 9, 2024 Category: General Medicine Authors: Lindsey de Vos, Joseph Daniels, Avuyonke Gebengu, Laura Mazzola, Birgitta Gleeson, Benjamin Bl ümel, Jérémie Piton, Mandisa Mdingi, Ranjana M.S. Gigi, Cecilia Ferreyra, Jeffrey D. Klausner and Remco P.H. Peters Tags: Research Source Type: research

Driving the implementation of hospital examination reservation system through hospital management
Hospital Examination Reservation System (HERS) was designed for reducing appointment examination waiting time and enhancing patients ’ medical satisfaction in China, but implementing HERS would encounter many d... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - January 9, 2024 Category: General Medicine Authors: Qi Wang, Yingjie Ma, Jian Mao, Jingyan Song, Mingzhao Xiao, Qinghua Zhao, Fang Yuan and Lei Hu Tags: Research Source Type: research

The needs of healthcare personnel who provide home-based pediatric palliative care: a mixed method systematic review
Families with children who have life-limiting or life-threatening illnesses often prefer to receive care at home to maintain a sense of normalcy. However, caring for children at home is different from caring f... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - January 9, 2024 Category: General Medicine Authors: Judith Schr öder, Kirsti Riiser and Heidi Holmen Tags: Research Source Type: research

Navigation programs to support community-dwelling individuals with life-limiting illness: determinants of implementation
As the Canadian population ages and the prevalence of chronic illnesses increases, delivering high-quality care to individuals with advanced life limiting illnesses becomes more challenging. Community-based na... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - January 6, 2024 Category: General Medicine Authors: Sarah Scruton, Grace Warner, Cynthia Kendell, Kathryn Pfaff, Kelli Stajduhar, Linda Patrick, Carren Dujela, Faith Fauteux and Robin Urquhart Tags: Research Source Type: research

Decision analysis framework for predicting no-shows to appointments using machine learning algorithms
No-show to medical appointments has significant adverse effects on healthcare systems and their clients. Using machine learning to predict no-shows allows managers to implement strategies such as overbooking a... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - January 5, 2024 Category: General Medicine Authors: Carolina Deina, Flavio S. Fogliatto, Giovani J. C. da Silveira and Michel J. Anzanello Tags: Research Source Type: research