ambulatory care - that cannot get out of the house, or have...

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Due to medical advancements and increasing costs, many health care services or procedures have moved from the inpatient hospital setting to the outpatient ambulatory care setting. What are the main purposes of ambulatory care? For those people that cannot afford going to their hospitals, and having to stay overnight stay by the patient. Do you think ambulatory care is changing societies view on health care? No I think it is doing a great thing in the community; there are a lot of people that cannot afford their co- pay when they go into the hospital’s emergency room. I think it would also help a lot of the older people
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Unformatted text preview: that cannot get out of the house, or have problems and they have no family around them to help take care of them. I do not know the cost of something like this, plus it does not tell in the reading. It might be better if the price was in the right area so people could afford it. I think they carry a lot of things that can help the person in need. I think every county needs this, and I will have to look and see if our hospitals have them....
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This note was uploaded on 10/10/2010 for the course 225 BEH taught by Professor Griffin during the Spring '10 term at University of Phoenix.

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