How to expand access to care
Access to healthcare is one of the most relevant challenges in healthcare with up to 50% of the world‘s population not having access to essential health services.1 Three dimensions are at the base of this: Physical and timely availability, financial affordability and acceptability from patients in seeking services.
With these three dimensions in mind, healthcare providers can do the following three to make healthcare more available, affordable and accepted by the population:
3 steps to improve access to care
Improving access to healthcare is one of the major challenges in healthcare worldwide. With these solutions Siemens Healthineers supports healthcare providers to expand access.
World Bank and WHO: Half the world lacks access to essential health services, 100 million still pushed into extreme poverty because of health expenses, 2017
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Sanyal AJ, et a. Hepatology. 2019 Apr 16. doi: 10.1002/hep.30664. [Epub ahead of print].