Author(s): Randa Khirfan

Email(s): ranooshkhirfan2016@gmail.com

DOI: 10.5958/0974-360X.2020.00976.2   

Address: Randa Khirfan
Faculty of Medicine, Universiti Sultan Zainal Abidin.
*Corresponding Author

Published In:   Volume - 13,      Issue - 11,     Year - 2020


ABSTRACT:
Saudi Arabia is one of the best countries in providing quality healthcare by the national health care system. Numerous government agencies involved in providing health care services. The health care systems are experiencing high costs, along with concerns about the quality of care in its public facilities. The purpose of this review literature study was embarked to identify the evidence-based possibility of enhancing cost containment practices in Saudi Arabia through the utilization of the KAP model for behaviour modification. The current study analyzed reviewing 35 articles from the year 2000 to 2019 on cost containment, and the utility of the KAP model for behaviour modification is carried out. The current study concludes by stating the effectiveness of health training and campaign guaranteed to consider the educational background, duration of education, gender sensitivity, accessibility, or resources, following policies and clinical guidelines encouraging, spending, curbing alongside the appropriate implementation of the KAP model.


Cite this article:
Randa Khirfan. Possibility of Enhancing cost containment practices in Saudi Arabia through utilization of KAP model for behaviour modification. Research J. Pharm. and Tech. 2020; 13(11):5595-5600. doi: 10.5958/0974-360X.2020.00976.2


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