Jan 25th, 2012 by Nyaya Health
Posted by Tess Panizales
Huijan Kamal, Health Aide talks to an elderly patient outside the outpatient department (OPD). Huijan's role in the OPD is to maintain order and organization as the volume of patients presenting to the department and waiting to be evaluated builds up outside the waiting area shed. The OPD sees approximately 150 patients per day. The Nepali woman wanted to know when she will be seen next considering that she missed her prior months routine appointment.
Tess Panizales is the Quality Program Manager of the Department of Surgery at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital Center for Surgery and Public Health.