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The Continuum of Health care services comprises many health care delivery settings. Health services are delivered in specific settings and provides a different type of health service. For example: Preventive care can/would be provided through public health programs, community programs, or personal lifestyle programs. This design is to shift the focus of health from illness to wellness. Incorporating wellness promotion requires fundamental shifts and transformation in great detail. Describe a trend or type of health service that needs a shift, describe its setting, and provide suggestive solutions or methods to support this change.
What was the intended purpose of the gatekeeper system? Based on what youve read, do you believe it has achieved its purpose? Why or why not? If not, what could be changed that would result in it meeting its intended goal? Be sure to read and comment upon a few of your fellow students’ remarks on this subject.
What are the tough choices that parents have to make based on income and health insurance when it comes to the health needs of their children? Do you feel that many parents delay or deny their children medical care? Is there any argument you can use to justify either of these courses of action?
Identify one health care reform initiative put forth by a politician. Briefly discuss the initiative. Who do you feel the initiative benefits? Who does it harm? Should it be passed? Why or why not?