SELECTED PROBLEMS OF SUSTAINABILITY OF THE HEALTHCARE SYSTEM OF THE REPUBLIC OF SERBIA/ОДАБРАНИ ПРОБЛЕМИ ОДРЖИВОСТИ ЗДРАВСТВЕНОГ СИСТЕМА РЕПУБЛИКЕ СРБИЈЕ

Cuzovic Sreten Stamenovic Milorad
2020 Zenodo  
Abstract: This paper presents some of the most significant issues of the healthcate system of the Republic of Serbia that can significantly influence sustainability in the future. The economic sustainability of healthcare systems is presented in the literature as an increasingly important component that needs to be predicted in the short and long term in line with the development capacities of the healthcare system. The paper presents the financial aspects of the system (as an aspect of the
more » ... n aspect of the share in GDP), as well as the presentation of the financial performance of healthcare institutions. In addition, the emigration of medical personnel and the average age of doctors are taken into account as one of the examples of insufficiently effective labor force optimization. The equipment of healthcare institutions and the obsolescence of equipment are another element that deserves attention. The socioeconomic factors of the Serbian population are shown in order to determine the overall quality of life in line with modern health definitions. It was concluded that the entire healthcare system needs to be optimized, including, among other things, more efficient planning, retrospective analysis and resource optimization. Corruption is also a segment of importance to be systematically worked out. Keywords: healthcare system, optimization, socioeconomic factors, equipment of health institutions, corruption Апстракт: У овом раду се приказују неки од значајнијих проблема здравственог система Републике Србије који могу значајно утицати на одрживост у будућности. Економска одрживост здравствених система се у литератури приказује као све значајнија компоненента коју треба краткорочно и дугорочно предвиђати у складу са развојним капацитетима здравственог система. У раду су представљени финансијски аспекти система (као аспект удела у БДП) али и приказ финансијског рада здравствених институција. Осим тога, емиграција ме [...]
doi:10.5281/zenodo.3685301 fatcat:qdywtqhjovfj5amfc22qntdkw4