Medicine Services V3 EN
Medicine Services, otherwise known as internal medicine or general medicine, is defined as the diagnosis, management and nonsurgical treatment of unusual or serious diseases. It includes sub-speciality services such as cardiology, endocrinology, gastroenterology, hematology, infectious disease, medical oncology, nephrology, respirology, rheumatology, geriatric medicine, sleep medicine, and sports medicine, among others.
The Medicine Services standards contain the following subsections:
- Investing in Medicine Services
- Having the Right People
- Delivering Quality Medicine Services
- Maintaining Accessible and Efficient Clinical Information Systems
- Having a Positive Impact on Outcomes