Block 4.2 Health System an...
Block 4.2 is the second block in year 4 phase 2 in the curriculum map. This block is part of phase 2 of the medical curriculum, entitled transition form Theory to Parctice. In this block, student learn about the health system and disaster, which are closely related. A health system is a set of collections of components organized to accomplish a set of functions in health.
The health system can be analyzed from a normal situation perspective. however due to the natural and man made disasters, the system can be disturbed or even destroyed. In this block, students will learn various aspect of public health policy and management, quality of care, social and political aspect of health, leadership, communication, and disaster management.
After completing block 4.2, students should be able to:
- Understand the role and function of doctor as part of the health care system who cares to health problem of individuals, families and communities.
- Understand the nature of disaster (both natural