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complexities of the health care delivery system in the United States

Identify the basic functions and complexities of the health care delivery system in the United States.

Distinguish between the various components of the health care delivery system.

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1. Identify the basic functions and complexities of the health care delivery system in the United States.

The health care system in the United States has some basic functions involving personal medical care services, including "prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation (services to restore function and independence)" (The Nation's Health Care System - The Components Of The Health Care System, n.d.). However, these functions are performed by "institutions and personnel that provide these services and the government, public, and private organizations and agencies that finance service delivery" (The Nation's Health Care System - The Components of the Health Care System, n.d.).

It is complex, as it is also made up of three interrelated components, the consumers, professionals who deliver the services and the providers or the organizational where the health care services are delivered from, as discussed in the next question.

2. Distinguish between the various components of the health care delivery system.

The health care system consists of ...

Solution Summary

Various complexities of the health care delivery system in the United States are exemplified. Research is also provided.

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