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October 3, 2019

Health care delivery is shifting from inpatient to outpatient care.

Health care delivery is shifting from inpatient to outpatient care. Explain three reasons for this shift.
October 3, 2019

The World Health Organization describes six building blocks for health care systems.

The World Health Organization describes six building blocks for health care systems. Explain each of these and how these can be strengthened in low income countries.
October 3, 2019

Explain the three separate pools of funding for insurance in the Thai health system, with regard to the covered population, benefit packages, provider choices and financing.

Explain the three separate pools of funding for insurance in the Thai health system, with regard to the covered population, benefit packages, provider choices and financing.
October 3, 2019

Describe three reasons the Village Health Volunteer (VHV) model is successful in Thailand and provide a comparator in the U.S. health system.

Describe three reasons the Village Health Volunteer (VHV) model is successful in Thailand and provide a comparator in the U.S. health system.
October 3, 2019

Why is measurement of health systems so important?

Why is measurement of health systems so important? Give three examples of important data that should be collected.
October 3, 2019

Explain why there is now an increased emphasis on addressing behavioral health issues in the U.S. and provide two examples of how health systems are responding.

Explain why there is now an increased emphasis on addressing behavioral health issues in the U.S. and provide two examples of how health systems are responding.
October 3, 2019

Explain this statement, “Despite international aid for health reaching historic levels, a resource gap remains in health systems in developing countries”.

Explain this statement, “Despite international aid for health reaching historic levels, a resource gap remains in health systems in developing countries”.
October 3, 2019

Explain how primary care is linked to better health outcomes for individuals.

Explain how primary care is linked to better health outcomes for individuals.
October 3, 2019

Insurance is a mechanism for protection against risk.

Insurance is a mechanism for protection against risk. Describe three mechanisms that control individual utilization of health care services.
October 3, 2019

It has been noted that 70% of all U.S. health care costs are related to chronic health conditions.

It has been noted that 70% of all U.S. health care costs are related to chronic health conditions. How and what service delivery models can address the high costs of this care?