The course is designed for students who wish to learn the basic concepts of health economics, learning basic terms of health economics and understand key principles. Topics cover the economic mechanisms of health care markets as market failures, and government intervention.
The role of pharmacists in the delivery of cancer care has changed significantly in Ireland over recent years. These changes are largely due to increases in the use of chemotherapy as a result of the aging population, and supportive therapy for the management of side effects and co-morbidities.
The course is designed for pharmacists who would like to enhance their capacity and background of patient counseling, tools and techniques in providing counseling for patients, barrier that may oppose the proper counseling. Topics cover the concepts of pharmaceutical care and patient counseling, Patient counseling practice.
The Advanced Health Economics course is a distant learning videos program for medical professionals who have a basic understanding of health economics and need to grasp an idea of the practical work and see how health economics could be applied in real life to help in evidence-based decision making.
Today, the Health system in all countries carries the burden of increased health care costs due to; multiple chronic conditions, complex medication therapies, high prescription costs, and multiple prescribers. That’s why MTM services was introduced in USA in 2014 to decrease the out of pocket costs for drugs.