Yıl 2019, Cilt 1 , Sayı 2, Sayfalar 5 - 19 2019-05-06

Facing The Challenges of Aging Population in The Turkish Health System

Sabahattin AYDIN [1] , Ömer ATAÇ [2]

Health systems are deeply affected from demographic change since the burden of diseases and health expenditures, and the struggles in health care delivery system are very much related to the age groups in a society. This study aims to analyze the composition of Turkish society's age structure compared to the available global data, mainly focusing on the elderly population. In the light of the aging population and the future demographic assessments, the challenges of the health system and possible new policy requirements are discussed, accordingly.
demographic changes, aging, health services, health policies, elderly
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Bölüm Makaleler

Yazar: Sabahattin AYDIN
Kurum: Health Systems and Policies Research Center, Istanbul Medipol University, Istanbul Turkey
Ülke: Turkey

Orcid: 0000-0001-8984-9673
Yazar: Ömer ATAÇ (Sorumlu Yazar)
Kurum: Departmenf of Public Health, School of Medicine, Istanbul Medipol University


Yayımlanma Tarihi : 6 Mayıs 2019

APA Aydın, S , Ataç, Ö . (2019). Facing The Challenges of Aging Population in The Turkish Health System . Journal of Health Systems and Policies , 1 (2) , 5-19 . Retrieved from https://dergipark.org.tr/tr/pub/jhesp/issue/44914/526350