Search for dissertations about: "healthcare policy"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 94 swedish dissertations containing the words healthcare policy.

  1. 1. Quality Improvement in Healthcare Experiences from a Swedish County Council Initiative

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Ann-Christine Andersson; Svante Lifvergren; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2013]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Improvement work; Swedish healthcare organizations; Quality of Healthcare; Quality Management; Förbättringsarbete; Kvalitetsutveckling; Svensk hälso- och sjukvårdsorganisation; quality improvement; Healthcare; learning mechanisms; integrated care; action research; improvement science;

    Abstract : Kvalitetsutveckling och förbättringsarbete har blivit en viktig del av hälso- och sjukvården. En viktig fråga för landsting och regioner är hur kvalitetsutveckling skall drivas och styras. READ MORE

  2. 2. Between Equity and Local Autonomy A Governance Dilemma in Swedish Healthcare

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Mio Fredriksson; Uppsala universitet.; [2012]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; healthcare; health policy; local autonomy; national equity; governance; Hälso- och sjukvårdsforskning; Health Care Research;

    Abstract : Both national equity in healthcare and the county councils’ local autonomy are important values supported by Swedish law. Politically it is a balancing act; how much freedom should the county councils have and to what extent should healthcare be equal throughout the country? The general aim of this dissertation, concerning political governance in Swedish healthcare, is to investigate the tensional values of national equity and local autonomy in the light of current trends in healthcare governance in Sweden. READ MORE

  3. 3. Toward Equity and Value Co-creation in Healthcare

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Erik Olsson; [2014]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; healthcare; value co-creation; quality management; social construction; Equity; action research;

    Abstract : The prevailing inequities within the Swedish healthcare system constitute a major challenge, not the least in cancer care. An international comparison shows that outcomes for Swedish cancer care score highly. READ MORE

  4. 4. Organizing Language Interpreting Services in Elderly and Emergency Healthcare

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Christina Lundin; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2018]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Communication; Emergency healthcare; Elderly healthcare; Interpreting practices; Organizing; Qualitative methods; Transcultural nursing.;

    Abstract : With an increasing migrant population there is a growing need to organize interpreting practices in healthcare in order to deliver equitable high-quality care.This thesis focuses on healthcare institutions’ organization of interpreting services. READ MORE

  5. 5. Socioeconomic aspects of unmet healthcare needs and health outcomes - Economic conditions, social capital, unmet healthcare needs, healthcare providers and mortality

    University dissertation from Lund University, Faculty of Medicine

    Author : Christine Lindström; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2018]
    Keywords : Social Capital; economic inequalities; socioeconomic status SES ; Unmet healthcare needs; Mortality; Prospective cohort; Social Capital; economic inequalities; socioeconomic status SES ; Unmet healthcare needs; Mortality; Prospective cohort;

    Abstract : Socioeconomic status (SES) differences in health are well known. Both material and psychosocial hypotheses regarding these SES differences have been forwarded. READ MORE