We agree that to understand a health care organization it is necessary to know its culture, individual and collective styles, leadership, image, principles, etc. It is no less true that in order to understand the reason for the essence of the operation, it is necessary to resort to the general theory of systems, which I would say:...

It is fundamental when it comes to deepening the knowledge of health organizations, to know what it is and how the administration of an organization takes place. To administer and to do it well is basic and fundamental in the development of any organization or even we could say, in the development of any activity that we are going to carry out as individuals....

Human capital is a concept of the area of the economy that tries to analyze and define one of the factors of production, which does not depend exclusively on quantity, but will also depend on its quality. Therefore, when we refer to the concept of human capital, we are referring to something more than the group of people that makes up the organization....

A greater need for health care at lower economic levels leads to less real and effective access to health services. The impact of social inequalities is increasing in today's society, and unless policies succeed in reversing trends, they will continue to increase. ...

Addressing the allocation of economic resources means confronting the concepts of effectiveness, efficiency and effectiveness. Thus, effectiveness must be understood as the probability that a person in a specific population will benefit from the use of health services, whether they are technologies or services provided by professionals. In this concept, the benefit that technology brings to the resolution of the problems demanded must be included. Efficacy refers to ideal conditions that rarely occur due to the very nature of health problems....

In the Spanish National Health System, it is through the General Health Law that equal access to health care is regulated as a way of correcting the failures of other types of health markets. Therefore, the need to speak of equity and equality focuses on the inequalities that occur when health is not contemplated as a pure public good. By referring to inequalities, we are referring to the difficulties in providing health services that may be faced by different population groups....

Although the personnel chapter is one of the highest for health organizations, we must consider that one of the factors with the greatest capacity to increase health spending is high cost technology. The use of this technology has often been excluded from cost analysis due to its influence on diagnostic and therapeutic processes, a fact that could be presented as a justified expense....