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FINAL%20EXAM%20PREP - H AP 301PREP FOR THE FINAL EXAM -...

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HAP 301—PREP FOR THE FINAL EXAM - Financing in national health insurance systems as opposed to US - WHO definition of health and goals of the Healthy People 2010 program - Role of the AMA in growing and protecting the medical profession - Reasons why US health care costs continue to increase (main drivers of high costs), and reasons why health care continues to grow as a component of overall economy - Role of the FDA in reviewing new drugs - Role of health care insurance in desensitizing/insulating consumers and providers against price (cost) of health care services - Medicare program—purpose, role, and financing of parts A and B - Medicaid—purpose, financing, administration, means-testing, role in financing most of the nursing home care - Types of health care services—primary care, hospice, LT care, home health - Types of provider reimbursement—capitation vs. fee for service, prospective vs. retrospective - What does a physician do? What about a health service administrator? - Categories of health determinants
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