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Health Care Providers. Types of Health Care providers. General Hospitals Patients are hospitalized for a short time Provide a wide range of services Diagnostic: Medical: Surgical: Emergency care: Specialty Hospitals Provide care for specific illnesses

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types of health care providers
Types of Health Care providers
  • General Hospitals
    • Patients are hospitalized for a short time
    • Provide a wide range of services
      • Diagnostic:
      • Medical:
      • Surgical:
      • Emergency care:
  • Specialty Hospitals
    • Provide care for specific illnesses
    • patients generally stay for long periods of time
    • Example: psychiatric hospitals
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Types of Health Care providers
  • Long Term Care Facilities
    • Independent Living and Assisted Living
      • Nursing homes (convalescent care)
      • Facilities or homes for chronic or long term illness
      • Ex: elderly, coma patients, psychiatric patients
    • Extended Care Facilities
      • Prepare patients to return home to limited or normal activity
  • Medical Offices/ Clinics
    • Private Practices
      • One doctor offering only their services
    • Large Complexes or Medical Facilities
      • Several doctors and multiple specialties allowing patients to receive care for many different illnesses in the same location
  • Dental Offices
  • Optical Centers
    • Vision exams, glasses/contacts, eye diseases
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Types of Health Care providers
  • Emergency Care Services
    • Ambulance services (private and government)
    • Rescue squads usually run by fire dept.
    • Helicopter and Airplane Transport
    • Minor Emergency Clinics
    • Emergency Rooms run by hospitals
  • Laboratories (Labs)
    • Blood and urine analysis
  • Home Health Care
    • Elderly or Disabled
    • Nursing care, personal care, rehabilitation, homemaking
  • Hospice
    • Terminally ill expected to live less than 6 months
    • Home or facility
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Types of Health Care providers
  • Mental Health
    • Treat patients with mental disorders and diseases
    • Types
      • Guidance and counseling centers
      • Psychiatric clinics and hospitals
      • Chemical abuse treatment centers
      • Physical abuse treatment centers
  • Rehabilitation
    • Provide care to help patients with physical or mental disabilities get back as much self-are and function as possible
    • Types
      • Physical
      • Occupational
      • Recreational
      • Speech
      • Hearing
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Types of Health Care providers
  • Industrial Health Care Centers
    • Found in large companies or industries
    • Services
      • Basic examinations and physicals
      • Teaching accident prevention and safety
      • Emergency care
  • School Health Services
    • In schools and colleges
    • Provide emergency care from accidents and sudden illness
    • Check for health conditions – speech, hearing, vision
    • Promote health education
    • Counseling
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Types of Health Care providers
  • Government Agencies
    • Health services provided by the federal, state, or local governments and are funded by taxes
      • State Psychiatric Hospitals
      • Stave University Medical Centers
      • State public health services
      • County Hospitals
      • Public Health Department
      • Senior Centers
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Types of Health Care providers
  • Government Organizations
    • World Health Organization (WHO)
      • International, addresses serious health problems throughout the world
    • U.S. Dept of Health and Human Services (USDHHS)
      • Deals with health problems in the U.S.
    • National Institutes of Health (NIH)
      • Research on disease
    • Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
      • Concerned with causes, spread, and control of disease in populations
    • Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
      • Regulates food and drug products sold to the public
    • Agency for Health Care Policy and Research (AHCPR)
      • Health care delivery and standards of treatment
    • Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
      • Standards that protect workers from job-related injuries and illnesses
    • Health Departments – State and local
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Types of Health Care providers
  • Volunteer or Non Profit Agencies
    • Supported by donations, membership fees, fundraisers, federal and state grants
    • Provide health services, research, and education at the national, state, and local level
    • Examples
      • American Heart Association
      • American Red Cross
      • American Diabetes Association
      • American Cancer Society
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Types of Health Care providers
  • Hospitals
    • 1. Large & complex
      • Offer wide range of services
      • Diagnostic, treatment, education, research
      • Ex: Baylor Medical Center of Grapevine
    • 2. Small
      • Serve a small community with basic needs
      • Ex: Azle Community Hospital
    • 3. Specialty
      • Specific to one major need
      • Ex: Northeast Cook Children’s Hospital, cancer hospital, outpatient surgery center
    • Classifications – depend on the source of income
      • Private or proprietary (for profit)
      • Religious
      • Non-Profit or Voluntary
      • Government
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Types of Health Care providers
  • Major Health Services in Health Care
    • Therapeutic – provide care over time
      • Care Management
      • Dentistry
      • EMT
      • Home Health
      • Nursing
      • Pharmacy
      • Radiology
      • Rehabilitation
      • Respiratory
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Types of Health Care providers
  • Major Health Services in Health Care
    • Diagnostic – create a picture of health status
      • Audiology
      • Cardiology
      • Emergency
      • Laboratory
      • Neurology
      • Optical
      • Radiology
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Types of Health Care providers
  • Major Health Services in Health Care
    • Informational – document and process information
      • Admitting
      • Clerical
      • Finance
      • Health Education
      • Information Management
      • Medical Records
      • Unit Coordination
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Types of Health Care providers
  • Major Health Services in Health Care
    • Environmental – create a therapeutic and supportive environment
    • Central Supply
    • Engineering
    • Food Services
    • Grounds keeping/Maintenance