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The region’s population is about twelve million people. The area was chosen to carry out a project pilot to enable the service deal with increasing pressure from population increase in the region. The towns that are most affected by this population increase are Oldorando and Ottassol, especially with the upgrading of the highway through the region and increased tourism and settlement. To come up with a projection of how this would affect demand in the future, we will use bed occupancy rates and bed days or length of stay. This will show that there will be an increase in demand for bed space at the hospital and as such, action must be taken to come up with alternatives to alleviate this future problem. The delivery of health services in Negri will have to shift from large institutions to ambulatory, home and community based settings in order to solve for the forecasted bed shortage. Fundamentally, Negri Health Service will have to change the high dependency on acute service delivery. The Health Service will have to come up with a way to reduce the demand for acute bed services. Strategies aimed at this include preventive medical care, home and community self-care, no care requirement and primary, continuing care at community level, which in combination should decrease the need for bed space at the hospital. Patients will have to be educated on behavioural change to reduce the incidences of acute care need. These strategies will require input from the community, especially from the healthcare providers. Such drastic measures will come against resistance from an overworked work force as well as require a lot of funds. However, given its success in other countries around the world, it is worth a shot. THE BACKGROUND The Negri Health Region forms one of such fourteen regions determined for the administration of health services within CAMLO. The region’s population is about twelve million people. The region has seven states with state legislatures dealing with service administration for those services no catered for by the government. Health regions are used for the administration of health services based on various demographic characteristics in comparison to population catchments. The state, in collaboration with the National Government and a health director, plan and monitor the state’s health activity. The state director general has called a meeting to institute a pilot project for a radical change in service delivery, in the Negri Health Region. Negri was chosen because of its reportedly considerable pressure on the health system. The pressure was on an upward trajectory because of the growth in population, poor health statistics and changes in the economic base that had prevailed in the region over a period of five years. The Director General was adamant that unless they tried a new strategy, there was either going to be a shortfall in service capability or they would be required to inject a substantial amount of funds into the capital plant as well as the acute services. With the local legislative representatives beginning to complain with regard to the care levels offered, these would have to be met. Demographic Analysis In Ottassol, a main town to the south, the main economic base comprises of fishing and processing of fish. Beginning in 1980, internal migrant families and squatters had settled in the region giving
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