1) Examine the similarities and differences between the various health care delivery systems. Be sure to also include:
(a) A definition/description of the various types of delivery systems.
(b) The goals/philosophies of the various delivery systems.
(c) Write a section to include your own mission/philosophy statement. Explain your statement and why it was chosen.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 10, 2019, 1:46 am ad1c9bdddf
Most dominant health care delivery in US
Financed by employers and government
Functions like an insurance company
Includes list of covered services and selected providers
Employs mechanisms to control (manage) utilization of medical services
Predetermines price of services and amount providers receive
Poor, uninsured, minorities, immigrants who receive care from "safety net" providers
Many forego care and seek emergency services instead
Medicaid, the primary financial source ...
Similarities and differences between the various health care delivery systems