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Discuss the differences between health services and medical services as stipulated by the courts. Discuss a typical student needing health services and a typical student needing medical services. How do schools make the distinction between the two?

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Based on the stipulation of the courts, there are distinct differences between health services and medical services. In general, medical services have been found to be those services that include what doctors and nurses etc., can provide for an individual. Surgery, prescriptions for medications, burn treatment, x-rays, etc., are examples of what can be provided through medical services. But health care on the other hand, includes a variety of services provided by individuals such as nutritionists, ...