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One of the main challenges health professionals face is developing a well-designed and thoughtful plan to help patients and health care workers. Care planning is an essential component of health care but is often misunderstood or considered a waste of time. Without a specific document describing the care plan, significant problems are likely to be overlooked. Care planning provides a kind of road map to guide everyone involved in respect for the patient/resident. The health care plan has long been linked to the care system; however, all health professionals must be assisted in the care process. Costly health insurance policies in the world today are not viable for most people. The government, therefore, needs to play a crucial role in ensuring that “health care is provided impartially and efficiently to all citizens.
A new concept of ‘health promotion’ began to take shape at the beginning of the 20th century. It was realized that people’s public health had neglected the citizen as an individual and that, consequently, the state also had direct responsibility for human health. Disease control activities added one more goal to healthcare planning – individual health promotion. It was launched as personal health care services such as health services for mothers and children, mental health, and rehabilitation. One of the leading figures in the history of public health in1920, C.E.A.Winslow has defined public health planning as: ‘the science and art of disease prevention, life extension and the promotion, by organised community efforts, of health and efficiency.’
The first step in the program is a thorough and thorough assessment. A problem list should be generated once the initial evaluation is completed. This can be as simple as a medical diagnosis list. The problem list may include problems in the family/relation that affect the parent’s overall well-being.
The health care practitioner must ask,’ will I solve this problem following the problem list? If yes, the healthcare provider’s objective must be to resolve this particular problem. In addition, this objective should be specific, measurable, and achievable. Measurable and realistic approaches should also be taken to achieve this goal. The health deficit related to hip fracture would be an example of a problem that could improve. This problem is likely to be solved with rehab.
If a medical problem – such as diabetes – is irreversible, the next step is to eliminate additional complications or possible deterioration of health. In the case of such health issues, the objective should be to maintain the optimum fitness level.
In the case of a disease in which further health complications are inevitable, the aim should be to improve the quality of life. It is important to note that the doctor must order approaches for all medical problems. The planning process for health care will never be completed until the patient is released from the current care environment. A periodic re-evaluation of the schedule is also required once the patient is discharged.
In the last analysis, the ultimate purpose of the health care plan is to guide and treat all those involved in the patient’s care.

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