SOME ASPECTS OF THE SYSTEM OF MEDICAL INSTITUTIONS AND OF MEDICAL SERVICES IN THE BIHOR-HAJDU-BIHAR EUROREGION
Some aspects of the system of medical institutions and of medical services in the Bihor-Hajdu-Bihar Euroregion. Among the determining factors of the health condition of the population an important contribution must have medical services. We must mention that maintaining health does not only consist of adequate medical assistance but it also has a profound social ingredient, being an important part of the whole of the economical-social conditions. The importance and necessity of the system of
... of the system of medical institutions and of the medical services is felt by every single person of contemporary society, beneficiaries of these being not only the people who take advantage of the services of public institutions but the society as a whole. Actions and measurements taken for increasing hopes for life at birth, for curing diseases or for reducing death rates have a serious impact on the level of the society as a whole. Key words: medical services, medical institutions, the territorial distribution of medical resources and of medical staff. Introduction Medical infrastructure and medical staff represent the basis of the medical system, the activity of medical assistance and its quality also conditions the quality of the medical services. The process of preventing and curing of diseases, in which medical services have the highest importance, implies major financial efforts. We must point out that, the higher the level of development of a country is, the higher the costs of healthcare are. This results in high-performance infrastructure and equipment.