THE PROBLEM AND ITS BACKGROUND
In today’s modern age where computer has become a way of life, it is evidentthat a majority of the country’s institutions still do not adapt the high technology.Particularly in most medical clinic facilities, daily clinic transactions are still done onpaper.We all know that modern clinics are now operating at great pace striving toserve as many patients as possible with the best of their abilities.But as the yearsrolled by, the number of patients has grown and various medical cases arise that themanual method of managing patients’ records, prescriptions, billing and appointmentschedule, is no longer practical. In this study, we hope to develop a web-based application that will minimize allpaper works and manual records keeping, therefore allowing doctors and staff ease inkeeping track of patients, reducing patients’ waiting time and increasing the number ofpatients served – a system that is fully automated, user-friendly, time effective andefficient. Background of the Study
Now more than ever, people have become more health conscious and are takingnecessary steps to ensure that they have a sound body and mind – that is whyeveryday many people come to clinics or health facility for check-ups and treatments.Amedical clinic is primarily devoted to the diagnosis and care of patients.Basically
patients spend a substantial amount of time in clinics waiting for services to be deliveredby the doctor or health professional.The degree to which the patients are satisfied withthe care received is relative not only to the doctors’ expertise in their field, but also tothe quality of the clinic management.And we all know that as the number of patientscontinually increase, managing a clinic can also become increasingly difficult, especiallyif everything is done manually. Objectives of the Study
The general objective of this study is to design and develop an online clinicmanagement solution that...