Write 3 pages thesis on the topic health service administration. Trends in the hospital sector can be inclusive of both positive and negative trends, where the positive ones relate to demographics and the negative to compensations. These trends have their benefits and disadvantages thus influencing performance. One of the trends relates to technological advancements where most hospitals are yet to be equipped with the current technology (Duggan, 2000). This is due to the expense of the tools and the craftsmanship.
Besides this the global reach and the personalized care. The treatment to disease has expanded to most regions in the world and yet most chronic diseases are still a major concern. Individuals in most countries are not able to access proper medical care and others seek personalized services based on the social status. Thirdly, the aging population, chronic diseases, obesity and diabetes epidemics are trends in the hospital sector. This are put in place to measure and control the diseases as well as to give a proper analysis to the sector.
One of the most important roles of hospitals includes training. They are actively involved in the teaching and instruction to medical and nursing staff. This ensures that there is active provision of medical facilities, health and welfare (Kessler & McClellan, 2002). The nursing homes provide exercise facilities to the nurses on the discharge of their knowledge and skills acquired. On the ground, the hospitals provide care to those who cannot access it and also participate in educating the society.