EALTH CARE SYSTEM EVALUATION FRAMEWORKS
Task Description: Select any country in the world and address the following questions:
1. Identify three (3) important health problems (elements) facing the country. supply data (statistical or numerical data) to support your choice of problems.
2. Use HEALTH CARE SYSTEM EVALUATION FRAMEWORKS to lead your comparative essay. For example use Wendt et al or Murray and Frenk framework. You may use another framework as long as it is referenced properly. Itas good to talk about your framework that you will use it, in the introduction of your essay.
3. How is healthcare funded and delivered in the country?
4. Identify any areas in the country, or groups of people within the country, where access to healthcare is less than ideal. That is, are health resources allocated relatively equally through the country and to all its citizens? Explain why this has occurred.
5. Compare health care system in the selected country against the health care system in Australia. The Comparison will be in all points or questions lasted up. (Do not compare the whole healthcare system).
Marking criteria Mark
1. Critical analysis, understanding of relevant concepts and theories
a? Addresses the subject and the issues raised in the question
a? Demonstrates an appropriate level of understanding of the theoretical principles and concepts.
a? Relevant principles and concepts are used with appropriate application to support argument.
a? Conclusions are supported by evidence and argument
a? Original, cohesive and quality analysis 60%
2. Use of resources
a? Evidence of adequate, appropriate and critical reading.
a? Demonstrated understanding and application of the linked readings to answering the assignment questions
a? For a higher mark, you are expected to use suitable literature obtained through your own research and not limit your literature review to course supplied materials
a? Accurate referencing, Use only Journal articles, doi ( no books, no e-books, no internet resources) 20%
a? The essay is intellectually coherentideas are clearly stated, and structured
a? Logical flow of ideas
a? Essay is written in an acceptable academic format 20%
There are some articles that may help you to decide which framework you want to use in your comparative assignment, you may use another framework as long as it is referenced properly.
Important Note: Must follow the Marking criteria & all questions lasted up , to meet the goal.
This assignment is more about the framework used than the data used. This is not to say that using accurate data is not important and there are marks associated with using accurate and contemporary data however the majority of marks as you can see from the marking guide is about your methodology of comparison than the actual comparison itself.
This assignment is about compare the current healthcare systems by the questions listed up only.
Compare health care system in the selected country against the health care system in Australia. The Comparison will be in all points or questions lasted up only.
6Provides performance indicators for monitoring assessing and managing health systems to effective ,equity, effectiveness and quality
7-Provide a very good synopsis of national frameworks for comparison as well as international comparison framework
8-You will need to gather the data for the set that you choose
9-Also undertake a very detailed analysis of parts of a healthcare systems compared against Australia system
10-Must is from an evidenced based framework and the level of accurate, reliable and valid data will be significantly greater than if you are reviewing the entire system