Epidemiological data play an important role in healthcare policy making

By Avishek Majumder and Abhinash Jena on October 30, 2018 No Comments

Epidemiology is a branch of study that predicts the occurrences and patterns of diseases in different groups of the population. It helps in assessing the reason and factors behind the occurrence of a disease. Epidemiological information helps plan and strategies to prevent and manage epidemic diseases or illness.

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Factors that drive implementation of public healthcare policies

By Diksha Tomer and Avishek Majumder on October 9, 2018 No Comments

Plans and public healthcare policies formed globally are based on various aspects and impeding factors. Health policy comprises of goals, rules, and actions. These have an impact on the health challenges and priorities that transcend individual countries and regions (Brugha, Bruen, & Tangcharoensathien, 2014).

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