Bringing Nurse Case Management Global
Oregon Health and Science University (OHSU) is dedicated to improving health on a global scale. Using guiding principles of inter-professionalism, meeting local priorities, capacity building and teaching, safety and onsite presence, and sustainability and funding to meet this focus (OHSU Global SE Asia, 2019). OHSU has centralized its global footprint in SE Asia where education, research, and clinical initiatives are leveraged and sustained to improve human health in partnership with Bangkok Dusit Medical Services (BDMS). These privately-owned hospital organization is one of the largest health systems in SE Asia, managing 48 hospitals in multiple countries (OHSU Global, 2019). BDMS is one of the most prestigious hospital networks in the Asia-Pacific region and provide world-class medical care to around 2 million international patients annually. One of their missions is to ensure patients receive worldclass care from their first appointment to the moment they leave (BDMS, 2019).