Patient experience according to the agency for

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Patient Experience According to the agency for healthcare research and quality, patient experience incorporates wide varieties of interactions that the sick people in the society have with the various parts of the healthcare systems. As mentioned earlier, multiple components of the healthcare systems include health insurance, health providers in hospitals and clinics, many other principles that have been explained above (Dohan, 2005). The patient experiences also include the following having timely appointments, easy access to various health information and even proper communication with physicians and clinicians. Patient experience is important to the health sector because it propels all health institutions in the world towards patient-centered care meaning, it makes it easier for all medical activities to be directed towards the benefits of the patient, for instance, patients having quality medical care and treatment, it also helps in monitoring the prices of drugs in the market that treats people in the hospitals ( the government is against the heading of medicine and meaningless increase of medical expenses and services and therefore, the state will ensure they are affordable to the patients. As mentioned earlier healthcare systems are composed of various moving parts and also individuals within the above mentioned have mixed experiences when system is put to function, for example, health insurance is part and parcel of the health system in that, people are able to
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THE CRITICAL ANALYSIS OF PATEINT EXPERIENCE ON HEALTH SYSTE 4 take various medical covers with the primary intention of being compensated by the insurance companies. These compensations can either benefit the insured or the next of kin (immediate family members). These medicals covers are essential in that, the insured will be able to access quality medical care where the insurance company funds all costs, and therefore it is essential in that the [attaints and the family members will access healthcare even if they are financially disadvantaged to pay all medical bills ( SOC 305. sociology of healthcare course text week 3 ). In United States of America (USA), the programs of Medicare and Medicaid have affected the lives of the patients and doctors in various ways, for example, JASON FODEMAN (2014) explains that Medicare has helped many people coming from different class for the model, the poor, middle and working class. Many people from disadvantaged families have benefited due to the policies because, they are all covered by the insurance companies, and therefore, in the event of sickness, they can access free and quality medical services. On the other hand, his article also presents essential information that is of worth to explain. Most of the health providers in the United States (US) are against the policies of Medicare because it has been established that it does not pay good wages and salaries to the doctors. Since the sick members of the communities can access many health specialists depending on the different types of diseases they possess. Many doctors are given a load of work by attending to many patients,
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