Session: Healthcare and Primary Care

Healthcare and Primary Care

Description:

Healthcare refers to the maintenance or improvement of health via the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of disease, illness, injury, and other physical and mental impairments in people. Health care is delivered by health professionals and allied health fields.
 
Primary Care refers to the work of health practitioners who act as the first point of consultation for all patients within the health care system. It includes health promotion, disease prevention, health maintenance, counseling, patient education, diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic illnesses in a variety of healthcare settings.
 
·         Primary Care Epidemiology
·         Primary Home Care
·         Primary Care Services