Best Practice - Terje P. Hagen

Terje P. Hagen

Waiting times in the healthcare sector are a critical challenge that impacts both patients and practitioners. In this engaging lecture, Professor Terje Hagen will delve into the complexities of managing waiting times and share best practices from his extensive research.

Key questions:

  • Waiting times are defined differently across Europe: What are we actually waiting for?
  • Does waiting times affect patient outcomes?
  • Waiting times are increasing: How can they be managed, or even reduced?

This event is tailored for MCI students with an interest in the future of health care provision, for healthcare practitioners in Austrian hospitals who grapple with the growing demand for transparent patient prioritization. Whether you're a healthcare administrator, clinician, or policymaker, this lecture will provide valuable insights to help you navigate this critical issue.

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